The Dry Sea Meadow is a popular travel resort in Lijiang and is located about 25 kilometres away from Lijiang Old Town. The meadow is enclosed by spectacular hilly landscapes on all sides and is also home to number of several minority villages. Dry Sea Meadow itself was formed somewhere in the 1940s when a highland glacial lake dried up and, at present, is particularly scenic during the sunnier days of the summer season. Visitors may also be able to note herds of livestock such as cattle, goats, sheep and yak grazing in the meadow. It is must-visit spot for outdoor enthusiasts ad well as photography lovers while sight-seeing in Lijiang.
Daytime visits are recommended
Around 1 hour
Adults, Families, Young Adults, Senior Guests, Children
The surrounding scenery and the view of the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain
Plenty of open private space is available in the area, though designated prayer room facilities at Dry Sea Meadow are not available. Muslim travellers may also visit the only mosque in the city - the Lijiang Great Mosque – which is located at the Old Town of Lijiang.
Halal food near Dry Sea Meadow may be limited, but Muslim travellers may visit some of the Halal restaurants in Lijiang for a range of enticing Halal food choices. Some of the most popular Halal restaurants in Lijiang include the Haji Beef Restaurant and the Muslim Ya Yuan.