From Lijiang, Hangzhou is approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the northeast from here and Nanjing is 220 miles (354 kilometers) to the southwest.
Keen nature lovers will be glad to find out that the local city also has a few ecological havens where families can enjoy beautiful surrounds and remarkable trees, plants and birds. Take a long walk in Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and enjoy an escape from the urban streets.
Dayan is among the most loved parks and gardens around Lijiang. Visitors of all ages love to visit here for the relaxed atmosphere and beautifully designed gardens.
It doesn't matter how many fabulous sights you’ve squeezed into your itinerary; no vacation in this city is complete until you’ve checked out the Mu Family Mansion and the Wang Gu Lou.