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This street is where the famous cafes and guesthouses cluster along with souvenir shops and other interesting stores to create a little tourist paradise.
northern part of Dali, between Bo'ai Lu and Fuxing Lu, Dali 671003, China
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All reviewsnice streetold townwindow shoppinglots of shopscatholic churchold dalilocal foodsouvenirslocalsteasroseculturetownswest
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always enjoy coming back to this street. Yes, this is a tourist street but it still gives the old charm of old charm and price are not terrible expensive

Thank AlexS13606
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is fun to looking around, this road has so many hipster place in there alley small road. Dali change lots after i been in the first time (2years ago) very cool place is in the alley road not to the main road.

Thank Medith_H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I traveled with a group of friends for an overnight adventure from Lijiang. We enjoyed the town of Dali. We split up and went our separate ways. This particular street has many restaurants, street vendors selling food and many shops. I regret not buying the...More

Thank Rita B
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Nothing special about this street, except that there are a few good places to eat. If you prefer fast food, there is a KFC where this street meets Fuxing Lu. And because many foreign tourists hang out here, this is a good place for some...More

Thank Alex280546
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Need a trinket/souvenir of Dali or even China well this is the place to come. Buy a toothpick holder shaped like a Fabershea Egg this is the place, need toffee freshly stretched go no further, it is all here. See the local ethnic people in...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

A small street at the ancient city full of shops and bars. Things are really cheap with good quality .

Thank kevin m
Reviewed 10 May 2018

In a few minutes walking we were at the foreigner street. Parallel to this street is the Yuer road were we visit the West Gate and a small museum. In Dali is also a Catholic church at a nice square. There you can take a...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

This area was quite close to my hotel. Mainly an area for tourists, since I saw McDonalds went in and had a double cheese burger for dinner, wanted a burger after a week of primarily Chinese cuisine. Nothing super special in this area except photo...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Very commercialized with repetitive local products from teas, snacks, shawls & scarfs to trashy souvenirs. Worth a visit, but nothing spectacular to spend too much time here.

Thank oztravel6
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Great buzzing street, lots of shops, restaurants and things to see and music to hear. Its definitely worth a visit.

Thank Aussie_Traveller183
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Response from Alex280546 | Reviewed this property |
Four days and three nights may be a bit too much, UNLESS you are planning trips OUTSIDE the city to surrounding areas. By the way, Dali is a good base for seeing the surrounding countryside! BUT, if all you are interested is... More