Lijiang Snow Mountain Art Town - mountain paradise for art lovers
Last Update: 19th October 2020
Also known as COART Village, the modern Lijiang Snow Mountain Art Town lies at Shuhe Ancient Town. The town is a creative park with the theme of COART art, including art centers, art markets, cinemas, artist studios, etc.
Lijiang Snow Mountain Art Town Fast Facts
- Chinese Name: Lijiang Xueshan Yishu Xiaozhen (丽江雪山艺术小镇)
- Area: 27 x hectares
- Things to do there: Photography, Architecture, Art
- Who visits: Photographers, Adventure Enthusiasts, Art Lovers
- Time required: 2 – 3 x hours
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What to expect at the Lijiang Snow Mountain Art Town
Wandering the town, you will find various types of art boutiques with different styles and themes. Every single building at the town is exquisitely decorated with their own characters. Most of the restaurants at the town offer delicious food while cafes there are filled with fine drinks as well.
Every weekend, COART-themed shows are always put on at the town. You could not only enjoy a variety of shows but also could explore art exhibitions. In the evening, you will experience the Naxi bonfire party at the town as well.
You will find local handicrafts there. If interested, you could do some handicrafts by yourself. If you visit the town on the art festival by accident, you will admire lots of interesting activities there.
In addition, you also could explore the Naxi culture street at the town. If you feel tire after a long walk, you could refresh yourself at one of tea houses or a café. You will be amazed at different designs of exquisite tea sets with Chinese classical styles.
Best time to visit the Lijiang Snow Mountain Art Town
If you are planning to visit Lijiang Snow Mountain Art Town for photography purposes, the best time to visit is in the late afternoon and in the evening.
The best months to visit the town are from April to October.
How to get to the Lijiang Snow Mountain Art Town
You could take Bus 6 to the Stop of Snow Mountain Art Town (雪山小镇) or just rent a vehicle to the town.
Additional Lijiang Snow Mountain Art Town Travel Advice
- Opening hours: 24 hours.
- As at 19th October 2020, the entrance pricing is free of charge.
- Please take an umbrella with you as the weather in Lijiang Region is changing in one day.
- Please wear the sunscreen cream.
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