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Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve

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Address: Zhangzha Town, Jiuzhaigou County 623400, China
Phone Number: 868377739753
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Description: Jiuzhaigou Valley, eulogized as a world of magical fairytale, has for...
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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There is no word in the English or Chinese dictionary that can describe the color of the water in Jiuzhaigou. Hence, it has been called 'jiuzhai' blue. Witness for yourself how... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

There is no word in the English or Chinese dictionary that can describe the color of the water in Jiuzhaigou. Hence, it has been called 'jiuzhai' blue. Witness for yourself how blue and how clear the lakes are in jiuzhaigou. On good days when the water is still, you can see the mountains, the skies and the birds reflected in... More 

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Chengdu, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Summer is a good time to travel to Jiuzhaigou. Temperature is between 20-30C during day time and at night, it's around 15-20 basically. After one day's drive we arrive in Jiuzhaigou and overnight in the town. It is a very tourist place in summer here despite the long drive and the possible road cut-off by landslide in summer time. And... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

this is an amazing park full of beautiful lakes however, this is also the most visited park in China so you will share the experience with 300,000 of your closest friends :-) buy the internal bus ticket at the gate - the park is too big to walk it all in a single day. just take the bus to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I went there in June, we got the student discount and we paid 110 yuan for the entrance and 90yuan for the bus ticket( the average is 220 yuan the entrance and 90yuan for the bus), we knew that nobody will check the bus ticket but we decided to buy it as well. At first we took a bus that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Quite an amazing location, but super touristy. Whole area is so done up to cater to tourists that there is no mountain treks but only proper, wood-planked/concrete food path. Entry is per day even though you would prefer to do it over 2 days. I did it over 2 days, with a good portion of time dedicated to walking along... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Jiuzhaigou is great all the year round but in autumn it is really breathtaking. Its roaring waterfalls, multicoloured lakes, shoals with clear transparent water surrounded by grey mountains, red yellow green trees,white feather grass can't be described in words. These sights make you speechless.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We added this area and national park to our trip at the last minute and thank goodness we did. It is a real highlight. Nice to be away from the big cities and some fresh air. We went in summer and it was cold so rug up. Every shop and road side vendor will be able to sell you a... More 

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Beijing Region, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We went here as part of a budget Chinese tour. There are crowds of people, but once you get to the top of the sightseeing area by bus it's not too bad as you can either walk or bus back down. It's a must see. Wear good walking shoes and take plenty of water when it's hot. Avoid the budget... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Views were absolutely breathtaking. I visited during the summer so everything was very green. I can't imagine how gorgeous the valley would look in autumn when the leaves change color. One thing I would have to say is, I would recommend traveling with a friend. I went solo and as beautiful as the views were, it's always better to hike... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Spent two days in Jiuzhaigou, watched the natural beauty, keep reminding me about Oregon. The water is so beautiful, and amazing water falls. We went there in first week of July beat the local school summer holiday, still a bit crowed -- something you need to get use to if you ever plan visiting China; If you are looking for... More 

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Address: Zhangzha Town, Jiuzhaigou County 623400, China
Phone Number: 868377739753
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Sichuan  >  Jiuzhaigou County
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 6:00 pm

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