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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 reviews nice street old town window shopping lots of shops catholic church old dali local food souvenirs locals teas rose culture towns west
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't know why there is a special street with special name at Dali ancient town - Foreign street (洋人街) . This place has become quite popular as I can saw many tourist taking photo while enjoy my fast food at the KFC restaurant located opposite...More

Thank hweeying
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This street has more restaurants serving Western food than the others, but it is not as nice as Renmin (east-west, south of it) or Fuxing (north-south).

Thank TravelingCat22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was given 2 hrs to shop there as part of the tour group itinerary. Many shops and souvenirs to see and buy. Streets we're full of their locals too

Thank Jo L
Reviewed September 12, 2018 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 August 27, 2018 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 August 20, 2018

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 August 12, 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 August 11, 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 June 18, 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 May 10, 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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September 2, 2018|
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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