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Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve

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Address: Zhangzha Town, 623400, China
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Jiuzhaigou Valley, eulogized as a world of magical fairytale, has for years...

Jiuzhaigou Valley, eulogized as a world of magical fairytale, has for years enchanted tourists with its mountains and luxuriant forests, colorful lakes, gushing waterfalls and abundant wildlife. To its south is the Huanglong (Yellow Dragon Scenic Area). Jiuzhaigou Valley is located in Nanping County, 450 kilometers (about 280 miles) to the north of Chengdu City, Sichuan, covers a total area of 720 square kilometers and the valley is 50 kilometers in length. In 1992, UNESCO entered this scenic area onto the world natural heritage list.Jiuzhaigou, literally the Nine Village Valley, is hence known for the nine Tibetan villages within its boundary, Inhabited by Tibetans, the nine villages and alpine lakes, are like reflecting mirrors or crystal jade blocks inlaid in snow mountains and forests.

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Never een water so blue and clear

Beautiful! Water so blue and clear. Pictures don't do justice. Must go! We stayed 2 nights in Jiuzhaigou. The first night was to rest before the park visit and get used to... read more

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful! Water so blue and clear. Pictures don't do justice. Must go! We stayed 2 nights in Jiuzhaigou. The first night was to rest before the park visit and get used to the higher altitude. We left the hotel at 9am to go to the park, we skipped the morning crowd. May isn't as busy so we are able to... More 

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7 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went in may, we loved and it wish we would have come here in fall. will see u again in fall. a colorful paradise in big dragon country.

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Miramichi, New Brunswick, Canada
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is absolutely beautiful, it's probably one of the best places I been for scenery wise. It's great for photos but you will probably have a hard time trying to take a photo without people in it, as this place is packed with Chinese tourist everyday. On a low day my guide told me is about 10,000-15,000 people and... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must see! Plan to spend the whole day here, bring enough clothing and can be warm in the afternoon if the sun is out. Mostly cool during the day time. They do have 1 buffet restaurant inside with some shopping to do. Careful with your belongings since it is very crowded. Security is very tight and police is everywhere. Do... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well-preserved place in northern China which definitely deserves a visit. Beautiful landscapes, lakes with turquoise water, green mountains. Pity that it can get pretty crowded with local tourists who often can be very noisy. Try to pass by the "panoramic points" very quickly (where most of the local tourists stop) and go futher up to enjoy short calm hikes.... More 

1 Thank M K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This nature park is absolutely stunning in form and beauty and offers a totally different experience of China. The mountains with snow capped tops, valleys ,ponds and lakes that reflect sunlight into shades of green, blue and turquoise calms the soul. The sound of running water and waterfalls relaxes the mind. Best to wander along at your own pace. Foreign... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely spectacular!! Rarely do the sites live up to the pictures you see advertising them, but this one goes above and beyond!! Definitely can see the whole park in a day if you get there early. Some options to purchase food on site and toilets a plenty! The park route is over 35km long, but there is a shuttle bus... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful Park and well maintained. Pick the right time to visit if you want to see a spectacular show of the Fall leaves and blue/green water (September-October). I visited late April. Although most of the trees/plants are in dormant states, the landscapes and sceneries are still beautiful. The water still blue/green. My only complain about this park is people tend... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this place at national holiday and the queue is so long. So many people every places and we have to come back early to avoid delay.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went as a family to travel from the city of Chengdu and took a tour with a bus which unfortunately took 13 hours! Imagine circling the mountain for 13 hours straight! Despite taking motion sickness pill, there are five local tourists including me actually vomited twice. In addition, the food nearby the area of attraction is not delicious and... More 


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