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Jiuxiang Scenic Region

Jiuxiang Country, Yiliang (Zhaotong) County 652114, China
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Another experience visit this cave with my Chinese family, such a beautiful place takes about 90... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2017
Gosport, United Kingdom
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Large underground limestone cave formed by water

The cave is very large with underground waterfalls. It is different from other 'dry' caves I have... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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Jiuxiang Country, Yiliang (Zhaotong) County 652114, China
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Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Another experience visit this cave with my Chinese family, such a beautiful place takes about 90 minutes to get around, make sure you got foot wear on. This place as so much to see and I will go again.

Thank White315601
Reviewed May 6, 2017

The cave is very large with underground waterfalls. It is different from other 'dry' caves I have visited. The caves have been set up by various colours of lights making them look beautiful. It is cool inside the caves. There are a lot of steps...More

Thank Felix3105
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Boat ride is a bit redundant to me but the cool Breeze against your face is definitively pleasant. Right after the boat ride, we were lead inside the caves. Formation and lighting is cool. For those who has difficulty walking you may engAge the local...More

Thank Yenyenyenyenyen
Reviewed December 11, 2016

I wasn't exactly over the moon when my friends said we were going to a cave. I was wrong. I think it's the most beautiful place I've been at. The boat ride is unreal...very calm, tranquil, and gorgeous. Yes, be prepared to walk. A lot....More

1  Thank drpclarke
Reviewed November 26, 2016

We first started off with a quick 10 to 15 minutes boat ride to see the gorge. This was then followed by the attraction local guide bringing us into the caves to explore further. According to the local guide, the long walk was an estimated...More

1  Thank harmony11
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

This attraction is also known as the Jiuxiang Karst Cave. We took a lift down 30 levels to descend into the valley and then took a short 10 minutes boat trip to see the valley in a different dimension. Thereafter, we proceeded into the cave...More

1  Thank HappyTravelerSarah
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

To get there I took the intercity bus to Yiliang from Kunming East station (which takes 1hr) and then the number 21 minibus from Yiliang to Jiuxiang (1 hour). The scenic area was beautiful. I don't regret making the journey. It was a wonderful natural...More

1  Thank Ying L
Reviewed September 10, 2016

As long as you don't visit during national holidays, then be ready for the crowd! On this visit, it was not too bad so even in narrow staircases you have to compete with those sedan-chair for hire (same type you find in Tiger Leaping Gorge...More

Thank IVegas
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

The Jiuxiang caves were absolutely spectacular. The caves full of all kinds of stalagmites, rapids, and water eroded lime formations are wonders to the eye. We did not realise it took so much energy to go up, down and across the wet, slippery and steep...More

Thank Lindawong9299
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Jiuxiang is a spectacular gorge and cave complex, with an underground river running through it. It is large and cavernous, and the lighting effects really enhance the scenery. Lots of up and down walking, and stone steps are very slippery, so be careful! Sadly, the...More

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September 8, 2016|
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Response from faithandhope2live | Reviewed this property |
In late September the weather should be good. The park will open at that time for sure. Make sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. There are two caves, one leading to another. Both of them are unique and beautiful. There... More