There are flights over from Chengdu to Lijiang, it’s about 1-1.5 hours flight time.Besides, you could also take trains from this way: Chengdu-kunming-Lijiang.You need to transfer trains as there are no direct trans between these two cities.
Lijiang is a beautiful destination with unique natural landscapes and brilliant history. It’s hard to tell where the best place is. When traveling in Lijiang, don’t forget to have a walk in the ancient town, choose your favorite local products in souvenir shops, taste delicious snacks and experience unique ethnic cultures. And try the popular attractions like Lugu Lake, Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Baisha Mural and so on.