At night, Lijiang will never disappoint her friends who have come from far away. When dawn arrives, various recreational activities will be played in the Old Town. As well as the exotic local scenery to be enjoyed during the day, the colorful nightlife in Quick Guide will give you a profound understanding of the mysterious cultures practiced by the local ethnic groups.
Bars and Café in Lijiang
Naxi Ancient Music and Dance Show
|Naxi Dance and Music Show|
The Naxi People, who have inhabited Lijiang for a long time, have created their unique and splendid Dongba Culture, while also absorbing the essence of the other groups. The same as other groups' civilizations in the world, Dongba Culture is a kind of religious culture, involving every aspect of the locals' daily life. Amongst them, the Naxi ancient music and dance are two pearls in the mysterious Dongba Culture.
Currently, the most appreciated tour itinerary among visitors from home and abroad in Lijiang is to admire the scenic spots by day and enjoy the Naxi ancient music and dance show by night. At present, there are two places for visitors to see the authentic Naxi music and dance show.
Naxi Concert Hall
Every night from 20:00 to 21:30 pm, there is a wonderful concert played in this hall, which is located at No.11 Jishan Valley,
|Naxi Concert Hall|
Ticket: The charge ranges from CNY80 to CNY120 per person (approximately $10 to $15 US).
The Dongba PalaceIn comparison to the performances at the Concert Hall, the performance played in Dongba Palace attracts a great deal of audiences by its grand scenes, delicate production and intriguing theme.
|Cultural Show at Dongba Palace|
Lijiang International Ethnic Cultural Exchange Center
The Mountain and River Show played in this center attracts a great number of travelers every night. This show is a comprehensive living theater, including not only the Naxi ancient music but also the traditional custom of those local ethnic minorities.
Time: 19:50-20:00 Naxi Ancient Music
20:00-21:00 Mountain and River Show
Ticket fare: 100/120/140
Ganhaizi Scenic Spot of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
The living theater of Impressive Lijiang showed in the Ganhaizi (Dry Sea) Scenic Spot of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain is on the background of the gorgeous snow mountain. It is suggested that you watch the show when visiting the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain.
Time for reference: 13:00-14:30