|Show of Cormorant catching fish, A bamboo raft, two cormorants, with long Artemisia driving on the river, under the beautiful red sunsets, fisherman coming back with many fishes on the bamboo raft. Time of the show: 7.30 pm every day.
Cormorants has a millennium of fishing history in Lijiang River for fishermen. Fishing with cormorants has four kinds of ways so far.And today visitors are able to watch the most exciting way.
the local fishermen call it "using the night fire".It works out at night.In ancient times the fishermen light fire in the basket on the bamboo raft,illuminating the river for cormorant could see the fishes clearly. Later on it developed to gas lamp lighting, and now using a generator lighting, and therefore the effect of fishing is better than the original time,and now it becomes an entertainment for vistors.