Gucheng District Travel Tips

1.Useful Numbers

• Fire: 119            • Police: 110            • Ambulance: 120

 Lijiang Airport Inquiry Telephone: 0888-5173081

• Tourism Complaint: 0888-5128761, 0888-96927, 0888-5123432

2. Post Office

There are more than ten post offices serving in the towns and townships of Gucheng District. Here we just introduce part of them.

 Gucheng District Post Office(Sifang Street)

Add: Sifang Street, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 0888-5121012

 Gucheng District Shangrila Post Office

Add: Commercial Street, Middle Xueshan Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 0888-5155389

 Gucheng District New Street Post Office

Add: Minzhu Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 0888-5122711

 Gucheng District Jinshan Post Office

Add: Jinshan Street, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 0888-5159685

 Gucheng District Shuhe Post Office

Add: Shuhe Ancient Town, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 13368884669

3. Bank

• People's Bank of China(Lijiang Central Branch)

Add: No.331, Fuhui Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: (0888)5121530

Bank of China(Lijiang Branch)

Add: No.179, Changshui Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: (0888)5189125

Bank of China(Gucheng Branch)

Add: No.42, Yuyuan Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: (0888)5122491

• China Construction Bank(Gucheng Branch)

Add: the opposite of Yuhe Square, Jinhong Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: (0888)5122777

• Industrial and Commercial Bank of China(Lijiang Peony Branch)

Add: No.249, Minzhu Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: (0888)5121516

4. Hospital

• Lijiang City People's Hospital

Add: No.526, Fuhui Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 0888-5122817, 0888-5122335

• Lijiang Gucheng District People's Hospital

Add: No.50, Fuhui Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 0888-5163173

• Lijiang Maternity Hospital

Add: No.16, Taihedong Village, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 0888-5138883

• Lijiang Kunhua Hospital

Add: No.65, Middle Xueshan Road, Gucheng District, Lijiang

Tel: 08888888120

5. How to Get to Gucheng District?

Tourist can take the airplane or train to Lijiang airport or train station, then take the bus or taxi to Gucheng district. Also long-distance bus is available directly heading to Gucheng district.

6.Best Time to Visit

Gucheng district is suitable for sightseeing all year round.

7. What to See

Two famous Dayan ancient town and Shuhe ancient town stand in the Gucheng District. Besides, Black Dragon Pool and Dongba Culture Museum inside are also worth visiting. If you are tired of these crowed place, set off to explore the traditional villages hiding in the tranquil countryside.

8. What to Pack

• The temperature difference is big between day and night, especially when it is rain. Tourists should take some thick and long sleeves with you to prevent getting cold.

• Do not forget to prepare some Cold medicine and intestinal medicine.

• As Lijiang is located on plateau, the ultraviolet (uv) radiation is very strong that you should bring sunhat and sun scream with you.