How to Get to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain from Lijiang

This article is about the transportation between Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and Lijiang. The Jade Dragon Snow Mountains (玉龙雪山) are a small group of peaks close to the city of Lijiang. The nearest slope is only about 30 kilometers north of the Dayan Ancient City District, and the mountain can be clearly seen from the Black Dragon Pool next to the ancient district.

How to Get to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain from Lijiang?

By Bus

Take a bus at Yuhe Parking Lot near the northern gate of Lijiang Old Down. You can buy the ticket in Tourist Service Center at the northern end of Lanhua Street, opposite Tianyu Hotel. The bus leaves for the Snow Mountain at 8:30 and returns at 16:30; the bus fare costs CNY 40 per person.

In Red Sun Square of Lijiang, you can take a tour bus to Yulong Snow Mountain Scenic Area. The No. 7 Bus  can get to Red Sun Square.  There is a shift almost every hour. The price of No. 7 bus is 15 yuan per person.

No.7 Bus

Stops: Department Store – Red Sun Square – Heilongtan – Spruce Pine

By Taxi

If the taxi (one way) does not exceed 30 yuan, it will arrive in less than 20 minutes. But if it’s a chartered car, because the driver is waiting for you at the foot of the mountain, it’s usually around 150 yuan.

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