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Address: Sanlian Village, Mouni Country, Songpan County 623300, China
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A rare experience to walj amoungst the rapids towards a majestic waterfall. You'll need to take it very slow due to the 3500m altitude, but slow is the best way for this... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
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Manila
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not as nice as Huanglong but its an easier and much shorter hike. It is sometimes called Little Huanglong but there are no colourful / travertine ponds. The main highlight is the Zhaga falls. If your time is tight, you can skip this site. If altitude sickness is a concern, this can be an alternative to Huanglong.

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Toronto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

A rare experience to walj amoungst the rapids towards a majestic waterfall. You'll need to take it very slow due to the 3500m altitude, but slow is the best way for this experience!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

This place will really leave you hungry for more. As our driver said, it's just an appetizer to what we were about to see in Juizhaighou:)

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Geraldton, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Cycled here from our campsite in the Munigou Valley. Not far from Songpan town. Surrounded by beautiful conifers, this waterfall and the river that flows from it has mineral deposits quite similar looking to those at Huanglong. Costs 70 RMB entrance which is much cheaper than Hunaglong. A good walk to take small children on in my opinion. The waterfall... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 412 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014

China's tallest calcified waterfall, Zhaga is a sight to behold. The only way to get here is by car. Once here, a pretty, shaded path takes you through fir trees and babbling brooks to the base of the waterfall. You can choose to climb the steep flight of steps to the top of the waterfall or view it from its... More 

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Ostend, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2013

There is a new road from Songpan to MuNiGou Valley. There you can visit the Zhaga Waterfall (70 RMB) and the Erdao Lakes with hot spring (70 RMB) (combiticket 100 RMB). We only visited the waterfall area because there was not enough water in the lakes. The Zhaga waterfall and the surroundings are really a must see! So beautiful and... More 

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Reviewed 31 May 2013

A little or a lot of time . .but ya gotta go . . If you have an hour . .no problem . .just walk to the base . .if you have 2 hours, walk to the top of the waterfall . .if you have 3 hours . . .walk to the top and then walk to the end of... More 

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