Lijiang city is located in the northwest of Yunnan Province, Old Town of Lijiang, also called Dayan town, Dayan ancient city, is a multi-ethnic place, has a total of 12 ethnic minority, Yi, Naxi, Lisu and other. As the world culture heritage site -" Old Town of Lijiang", including the ancient city of the District of the city and county Baisha town.
Yunnan Province in southwest China border, the provincial capital Kunming. Warring States period, this is the Dian tribe fowl. Yunnan, namely, "Caiyunzhinan"and the other argument is that because in the "Yunling of the South " is named. The total area of about 39 million square kilometers, accounting for 4.11% of total land area, the provincial administrative regions in the country ranked No. 8 in the area. The total population of 45,130,000 (2008), accounting for 3.36% of the population, the population ranked 13th. And Yunnan provinces adjacent to Sichuan, Guizhou, Guangxi, Tibet, Yunnan Province, three neighboring countries of Myanmar, Laos and Vietnam. Tropic of Cancer crosses from the southern province.