Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve, Jiuzhaigou County

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#1 of 145 in Nature in Sichuan
Located on the edge of the Tibetan Himalayan Plateau, the 72,000 hectares (180,000 acres) of Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve serve as home to innumerable species of plant and animal life. Declared a World Heritage Site, the national park contains nine Tibetan villages, seven of which are still populated. Among the park's other permanent inhabitants are the endangered golden snub-nosed monkey and giant panda. A variety of hiking trails and guided tours are available, ranging in number of days, distance, and focus. Plan ahead--visitors cannot travel in the park without a guide. Work out when and for how long to visit Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve and other Jiuzhaigou County attractions using our handy Jiuzhaigou County vacation planning site .
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  • This park is the main reason why you come to visit Juizhaiguo and you’ll be glad you did! It’s stunning beautiful from start to finish. Even if it is such a big park, the bus system is very well...  more »
  • Beautiful green mountainous terrain, blue-green rivers, waterfalls, wonderful scented oxygen rich air, and more.  more »
  • I went to jiuzhqigou with my family and it is very cold in Dec. Around -7 to -12 degree Celsius. But the scenery is very beautiful. Instead of taking the public hop on hop off bus, we book a van...  more »
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