Baisha Ancient Town Travel Tips

Every place has its own characteristics, so we’ve offered you some travel tips about Baisha Old Town. Hope these information could be useful for you.

Useful Numbers

  • China International country code number: 0086
  • Baisha Old Town code number: 0888
  • Ambulance: 120 Fire: 119 Police: 110
  • Check Telephone Number: 114
  • Weather Report: 12121, 96121
  • Tourism Complaint: 0888- 5123432
  • Lijiang Airport Inquiry Telephone: 0888-5173081

Money Exchange

You can use cash and your passport to exchange for Chinese Yuan in every branch of Bank of China in Lijiang Old Town without fees charged. And 17 kinds of currency are supported, such as English pound, US dollar, Singapore dollar, Euro and so on.

Maintenance Fare

There is no Maintenance fare when you visit Baisha Old Town.

Altitude Sickness

The altitude is about 2,400 meters or about 7,800 feet. Some people may get some altitude sickness. So take it easy the first day or two.


Baisha health-center

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit is from April to October because the scenery at that time is charming. During March to August, various flowers put forth their blossoms. In Spring time, travelers should pay attention to prevent fire and sunburn because of the windy and dry weather. In Summer, the temperature is high and rainy season comes. In Fall, the favorable temperature, colorful trees and flowers add more charm. In winter, The weather is sunny in the day time and cold at night.