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Black Dragon Pond Park

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Address: Xin Daje, Lijiang 674100, China
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Very nice park

I've seen this park before on the many pictures of Lijiang, and I must say that once You are there, you are not gonna be disappointed. Enjoy!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
nicodox
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Biella, Italy
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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really loved the park but are very glad we went at 4pm because the crowds/tour groups were just leaving and we could walk round and take photos without the chaos! To climb elephant mountain you have to get there before 4 so we didn't get to do that but had some incredible views anyway and found a nice quiet... More 

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Biella, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've seen this park before on the many pictures of Lijiang, and I must say that once You are there, you are not gonna be disappointed. Enjoy!

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Thank nicodox
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Black Dragon Pond Park is a peaceful setting with lovely traditional structures and vistas across the lake to the mountains.

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Thank Martin W
Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many temples, beautiful bridges, wonderful views of Snow Mountain. Excellent ethic people museum at the entrance. Friendly retired locals sitting in the sun.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This park is inside Lijiang town but is a large place, with a lake and some bridges. The view (and reflection) of Snow Mountain make for great photographs (the park itself has some photo ops also).

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Thank James K
Shanghai Region, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

The views from this park can't be beat. It's worth a stroll through the park, but try to find a quiet time to go. The tranquility of this place can be easily disturbed by throngs of tourists.

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Thank JLowDenver
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Essentially this is just a beautiful park however the views of the jade dragon snow mountain worth spending some time here. You get to see old naxi women in their traditional outfit going about their lives and a playground for children. I spent a total of 2 hours just strolling and enjoying the park and enjoyed every moment.

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Thank Jacqueline L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

More a series of small romantic lakes rather than a pond. Stunning location with wonderful views of the surrounding mountains.

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Thank John B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

A lovely place to relax. The views are amazing and the park itself is very well kept. We climbed the hill In the park which is pretty easy ( a bit steep but okay) and is well worth if for the amazing views. We also had an amazing coffee from a little cafe by one of the pools. I would... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Renowned for its spectacular view of Yulong Jade Mountain, it doesn't disappoint. The pagoda and bridge make for a lovely composition. Tranquil place.

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