Outskirts of Lijiang Exploration
Lijiang, Yunnan, China
Explore the surrounds of Lijiang and visit the villages of Longquan, Baisha and Yuhu, each with their own interesting stories.
Explore the outskirts of Lijiang today and visit several local villages. First is Longquan village, one of best preserved ancient communities along the Tea-Horse Road. Head to Baisha for its famous murals that were once part of the Mu Family Imperial Palace. Visit Yuhu, most notably known as the chosen home of explorer Joseph Rock, where he documented the natural landscapes for the National Geographic magazine.