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Pudacuo National Park

Shangri-La County 674400, China
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: National Parks
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW via mobile

The park have a commuter bus that include in the entrance tickets. The ticket price 258 rmb. The first bus stop is shudu lake. The view is very beautiful. There are many flower, yak, horses and pig around the lake. There is 3 km wooden path to walk by the lake. After that we ride the bus and stop at... More

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Beijing, China
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

if you can avoid the crowds this can be an enjoyable days outing.The busing to and fro is a bit tedious for Kiwis used to a less controlled environment but the scenery was worth it. Lots of beautiful wild flowers this time of year.

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Singapore, Singapore
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

In summary: You pay ~CNY 250/pax to get on their coach that drops you at 3 points within the park where you can hike on paths built around the lakes, totalling about 7km. The 2nd stop is just a 10min photo stop. The lakes are beautiful, no doubt, but hiking around the 2nd lake, Bitahai(3rd stop), gets rather repetitive as... More

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Hallandale Beach, Florida
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179 reviews 179 reviews
114 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This National Park replete with beautiful lakes and mountains and valleys and with wild yaks similar to the American buffalo could easily be mistaken for Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming.

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Kunming, China
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The tranquility and natural beauty of this place - 2 very clean and crystal clear lakes plus lots of trees and vegetation are what I liked best. The noisy local tourists who would sneak a smoke here and there in this protected place annoyed me.

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Brisbane, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This park is breathtakingly beautiful and was definitely the highlight of our trip to Shangri-la. There are 3 parts- make sure you walk the first part, roughly 3km flat, otherwise you'll miss the most beautiful part!gorgeous lakes! Worth taking the ferry for the 3rd part as it gets a bit hot & exhausting as the morning heats up. Highest point... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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82 reviews 82 reviews
32 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This is a huge park with lots of natural beauty to take in. Because of the millions of visitors who come every year, there are park buses that take you around to various stops where you can get off and walk, or wait for the next bus. The paths are nicely laid out to keep people from trampling all over... More

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Livingston, New Jersey
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

the vast park is serviced by buses that takes you from entrance to other parts, but you need to walk on singular wooden paths to see the sights. The lack of choice in walking path makes this park very uninteresting. There are endless number of people in front of you and behind you. Some of the sights were beautiful, but... More

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Wareham, United Kingdom
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140 reviews 140 reviews
27 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

Firstly this is mass tourism Chinese style; so you get very organised route with regular intrusion of signs and other stuff, plus plenty of catering. Don't expect to just wander but have to follow the prescribed path (boardwalk) and take the Eco-bus. Saying that it's just 45 mins from Shangrila and makes a very pleasant amble for a 1/2 day... More

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Beijing, China
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

we walked all day in this park, very beautiful, took lots of pictures, when your love one is with you, everything become beautiful, shining, stuning. now i miss all the moments we walked together in this park, what a beautiful day it was. i wish she is again with me and we spent a lot more time again there.

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