Mountain Light...Opening a window onto one of China’s hidden treasures, discovering a unique journey through one of China’s most spectacular routes: The Tea Horse Road ... LUX* Tea Horse Road – an exclusive and original discovery adventure that guides, inspires and delights our guests as they embark on a transformational journey through the historic circuit of LUX* Tea Horse Road– a unique experience, an experience of a lifetime.
Tucked into Lijiang’s Ancient Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, LUX* Lijiang stages exceptional local experiences to connect discerning travellers with the essence of the Ancient Town and its magical surroundings.Located in a typical courtyard-shape residence, LUX* Lijiang banishes thoughtless patterns and offers a simple, fresh and sensory approach to showcasing the renowned ‘city of bridges’ of Lijiang. Home to a profusion of traditional architecture and culture, Lijiang provides LUX* the perfect backdrop to celebrate the local Naxi culture whilst providing its guest a Lighter, Brighter experience in refreshingly modern comforts.
LUX* Resorts & Hotels is about to open a window onto one of China’s untouched wonders. Embark on the LUX* Tea Horse Road: a passage through Place and Time.Join us, and discover the first stop in the heart of Lijiang’s Ancient Town…
It starts with a trip to the local market to hand pick the freshest ingredients mixed with local herbs from our very own herb garden, followed by the cooking class to learn the intricate techniques of local preparation and concludes around a communal table to savour your creations.
Learn the ancient Dongba pictographs, known to be the last pictographic language in the world still actively used with the experts.
Ride on horseback along some of the legendary cobblestone trails originally used by the fearless horsemen to trade precious tea.
With an array of well-preserved instruments and musicians of all kinds, the lively evenings of Lijiang Ancient Town are full of open-air concerts where the best seats are already booked for you.