Shaxi Destination Guide
Explore Shaxi in China.
Shaxi in the region of Yunnan is a place in China - some 1,338 mi (or 2,153 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.
Current time in Shaxi is now 06:51 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Chongqing" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yuhu, Shimen, Shangpa, Luzhang, Laojie or Gejiu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out and Shaxi. We saw some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Chengdu - Shadow Puppet Theater at Jinli...
This was filmed during our last evening in China. Before going to sleep I wanted to enjoy the Chinese atmosphere one last time so I decided to walk around a bit on Jinli street where our hotel was
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Interesting facts about this location
Shaxi is a historic market town in Jianchuan County, Dali Prefecture, Yunnan province, China. It is located roughly halfway between Dali and Lijiang. The Sideng market square of Shaxi was added to the World Monuments Watch List of 100 Most Endangered Sites in 2001. Shaxi started as a trading point for tea and horses during the Tang Dynasty (618 – 907). The prosperity of the town was at its height during the Ming and Qing dynasties (1368–1912).
Located at 26.3, 99.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Jianchuan County is a county in the Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture located in southern Yunnan Province, China.
Located at 26.3, 99.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Cibi Lake is a lake in Eryuan County, northwestern Yunnan Province, China. It lies about 73 km north of Dali City. It is fed by the Fengyu River and drains southward into the Erhai Lake via the Miju River (the upstream of it called Haiwei River). The lake is 6.1 km long and 0.75–2.5 km wide, with a 17 km shoreline.
Located at 26.3, 99.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Eryuan County is a county in the Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture located in southern Yunnan Province, China.
Located at 26.3, 99.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
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