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Address: Pudacuo Scenic Resort, East of Xianggelila, Shangri-La County 674400, China
Phone Number: 0887-8224338
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I went there last year, it was a pretty cold day not too many tourists so we took a good there. Creator is such amazing, i will visit it again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

I went there last year, it was a pretty cold day not too many tourists so we took a good there. Creator is such amazing, i will visit it again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Beautiful flowers, trees and lots of animals that take no notice of all the people walking past. A well-looked after park. The walkway is a wooden boardwalk all the way round, so easy to manage in under 2 hours circuit.

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Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

There are 3 attractions in this national park and various options to visit the park. We opt for the easiest way, so we took electrical bus to the first lake which is the Shudu lake. The view was quite normal. After a few snaps, we continued our journey on the bus. The good thing about the bus was that they... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We had a flight to catch later in the day so we were kind of in a hurry. So we didn't really see EVERYTHING! But having said that the entrance tickets to the park is rather pricey with nothing spectacular to offer. or perhaps summer season is not the best time to go there. It's a decent enough park with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This is just a huge park; you are bussed around to viewpoints but it's mostly fields and a big lake. It's quite interesting to see how the Tibetans live in summer homes, grazing their animals (mostly pigs, yaks and gnus) - but you can see this elsewhere.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

at 258RMB, it is pricey. i did trekking on both lakes, and feel both depicts the same view and vibe. perhaps, a cheaper option like separate tickets for each lake, could be an option. btw. was there during dry season, and the park feel lifeless with dry grass etc. i think summer will show the true colour of the park.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

If you have ever been hiking in the U.S. anywhere 1.5-2 hours outside a major city, I would skip this. When we went, the tour guides warned us that it would not be lush because the flowers had not yet bloomed. But really, it was just some flat lands and woods (and a lot of cows). You are bussed between... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

April is not the best season to visit this national park. Precisely because of that, there were not many people there when we visited it, and that, in China, was a huge plus and rare event. The trees were not yet turning green and the flowers were not yet blooming, and despite of those, we enjoyed our visit immensely. There... More 

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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Pudacuo National Park is really well-managed and organized. Buses ferrying visitors from base to the park are comfortable. Slow track in the park will take half a day. Views throughout this park are beautiful and breathtaking. Enjoy the clean air as you stroll along.

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

the park is part of the Parallel Rivers from UNESCO as well it holds AAAAA classification from Chinese Government, so you can expect a very good maintenance and infra-structure. the price is around RMB 150 what is very expensive for Chinese Standards. the park is 30 min driving out of Shangri-la and after arriving to the sight you will then... More 

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