USD

Lijiang Shopping

Where to Shop and What to Buy in Lijiang

Shops in Lijiang usually open very early and stay open until around 23:00. Just like most cities in China, visitors should bargain when shopping and visitors never accept the original price.

Shops here sell various kinds of decorations and handicrafts including jewels, paper lanterns, beautiful batiks, local handicrafts such as knitted shawls of the Naxi Group and other selections of Naxi and Tibetan clothes.

The most popular items are Naxi bracelets and necklaces carved with ancient Dongba hieroglyphs. Other interesting souvenirs are local wines: U Wine's history can be traced back to the Ming Dynasty. Sulima Wine is specially prepared by Mosuo people who live northeast of Lijiang City.

All these can easily be found in the Old Town and at the shopping center in the Square Street. Li Yin (Li's Silver) sells many kinds of hand-crafted silver ornaments and Yun Cha Zhuang tea shop, on Dongda Street, features more than 40 varieties of pu-erh tea, including loose leaves in jars, packets and tins.

Read More
Rate This Place: ( votes)

Related Pages

  • Lijiang Restaurants

    Lijiang Restaurants A-Z

    Lijiang has a wide range of places to eat and here you will find Naxi, Chinese and Tibetan food. Most restaurants are in Read More»

  • Nanjing Shopping

    Nanjing Shopping A-Z

    Fuzimiao market area in south and Hunan Lu in the north of the city constitute Nanjing’s main primary shopping zones. Read More»

  • Best Luxury Hotels in Lijiang

    Best Luxury Hotels in Lijiang

    Sell all best luxury hotels in Lijiang Read More»

  • Lijiang Attractions

    Lijiang Attractions A-Z

    Lijiang is in north western Yunnan Province. Lijiang's Old Town was listed as a World Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO Read More»

  • China Shopping

    China Shopping

    China’s booming economy has led to an explosion of shops. Once fairly uninspired places you can now find shops selling Read More»

  • 10 Best Budget Hotels in Nanjing

    This list of the 10 best budget hotels in Nanjing gives you the opportunity to spend an affordable vacation or business Read More»

We try to provide free information that is as up-to-date and accurate as possible. However, if you are planning to travel it's a good idea to double check specific dates and information to avoid surprises.

Hotels.com
Loading...