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Yulong (Jade Dragon) Mountain

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Address: Yulong County, Yulong County 674100, China
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Description: Also known as Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, the snowcapped Yulong Mountain is...
Also known as Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, the snowcapped Yulong Mountain is a sanctuary for rare animals and plants.
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Cold but worth it

Very disorganised. But once we got through to the cable car and had the trip up to the 4506 metre landing the view was spectacular. Oxygen is a must to take with you.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Brisbane, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Very disorganised. But once we got through to the cable car and had the trip up to the 4506 metre landing the view was spectacular. Oxygen is a must to take with you.

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Racine, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

We began our climb pretty early in the morning. You take a gondola up most of the mountain and then when it stops, there are stairs going up the rest of the mountain that you climb. Oxygen is very thin up there and they sell oxygen tanks. Take it slow and you should be okay. We didn't use the oxygen... More 

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Hudson, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

First buy a can or 2 of oxygen for all members in town(save money), you will need it. Dress warm in layers so you can take off if you get to warm. This is a heavenly place, if the skies are clear the views seem unlimited. It is great from the beginning, the gondola ride up and down the mountain,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

This is the perfect place to see snow! It was snowing pretty hard during the time we went and boy was it cold! For those who can't handle high altitudes well, along the way (it's about half an hour drive from LiJiang Old Town), there are many shops selling oxygen and they also have warm coats available. You can get... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

If taking old people up it's important to buy a can of oxygen and use it only when necessary it was snowing when I went up

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The view was ok, but If you had been to NZ or already seen the Everest, you probably want to avoid this. Admission was expensive, crowded with local tourists (Dec is their off-peck period). When up on the mountain, saw a lot of rubbish (managed to "catch" and threw away a plastic bag before it flew down the mountain) and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

Took a cable car up from over 3000m point to 4506m to view the magnificent mountain range heavily laced with snow. It was winter so it was cold and the air was thin. Going up over 1000m via cable car was already an adventure both upwards and downwards with fantastic views all around. It was literally breathtaking as the air... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The enrance fee is quite expensive - you get to see a river that has concrete terraces to simulate rapids and is dyed blue. There is a big mountain with snow There are hoards of rude noisy tourists

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Penang, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Went there early December. Not much snow on the top of the mountain, but is still very cold. Temperature is around negative 3.6degC. So, make sure you wear enough to keep warm (glove, face mask, hat..). You can also rent the coat from the counter at the base before you take the cable car up to the top of the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This majestic mountain with its snow capped peaks can be seen from miles around. A trip to this area is not complete without a visit here. The only grouse is it is an expensive outing. There is an entrance fee for the park, fee for the cable car ride and fee for the coach ride to cable car. The coach... More 

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