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Dukezong Ancient Town

Dukezong Ancient Town, South-east of Xianggelila, Shangri-La County 674400, China
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Dukezong Ancient Town, South-east of Xianggelila, Shangri-La County 674400, China
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"the main square"
in 6 reviews
"souvenir shops"
in 5 reviews
"every evening"
in 3 reviews
"walk around"
in 4 reviews
"tibetan style"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful at night"
in 2 reviews
"winter season"
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"high season"
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"la county"
in 3 reviews
"local culture"
in 2 reviews
"taking photos"
in 2 reviews
"two days"
in 3 reviews
"yak"
in 14 reviews
"prayer"
in 13 reviews
"tourists"
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"wheel"
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"commercialized"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of shops selling local wares and also plenty of eateries. Go in the evening and enjoy a slow walk ... will have plenty of tourist .. The public Square evening dance by the locals is nice to watch following local music .. could join...More

Thank Tk N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This ancient town is filled with lovely old buildings with modern goods. The local people dance at 7 pm every night in the town square and you can join in. Near the town square is a restaurant called three brothers, excellent food and English speaking....More

Thank Margaret H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely old town with dancing natives in the evening. The lamp lit streets to transport you into history. Local dancing typical to this place made one feel part of the community.

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

We spent the entire evening walking around this ancient town. Many souvenir shops. I think their target is Chinese tourists as most of the shopkeepers don't speaks English. However since the evening weather is cooling....its nice to walk around and have a feel of the...More

Thank kenishere
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

This town is similar to rest of the old towns in Yunnan and smaller in scale compared to Lijiang old town. Not many shops are open and tourists are fewer too.

Thank Superyoyo
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

A square at the entrance where people taking photos in Yun Nan traditional costumes. There are shops and restaurants in the town too. However, it's not as crowded as Li Jiang. At night, the temple is lighted. It's very pretty. But, it's too cold. We...More

Thank vivi_neo
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We went in both in the day and in the night. In the day, there are very few people walking in the town except for some tourists. Most of the shops are closed. Not as lively as that in Dali and Lijiang Ancient towns. When...More

Thank 2015ECL05
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

The reconstruction of Dukezong ancient town finished in 2016 (some of the real ancient building burnt down a few years ago). This area turned into a commercial district with a lot of restaurants, cafes, bars, hostel, hotels, and shops inside. We spent hours and hours...More

Thank LilySantoso
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

A large temple is at the entry of this area of Shangri-La. There is a square near the parking area. A lot of shops are in this area, that sell a variety of items. I visited the Thacka Art Institute and bought two small paintings,...More

Thank Gary W
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

different from delicacy in other yunnan resorts, Shangri-La's tibetan architecture is magnificent and using lots of colors like golden, sharp green,sharp red,black, yellow, but all colors are well mixed as a fantastic religion symbol. I love its resplendid and wild color mix! that's why I...More

Thank corrine865
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