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Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve, Jiuzhaigou County

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National Park
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. Arrange your visit to Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve and discover more family-friendly attractions in Jiuzhaigou County using our Jiuzhaigou County vacation builder.
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  • This park has some amazing scenery. Beautiful turquoise lakes with snowy mountains, away from the crowds a sense of calm. However, there are a LOT of tourists and we went outside of peak season! We ar...  more »
  • the jiuzhaigou valley 500 km from chengdu at height of around 3000m is amazing natural paradise of 108+ colourful lakes. the valley is quite wide say 200 to 500 m with mountains on both side and snow ...  more »
  • We joined a tour group to visit this famous UNESCO site. It is known for its many multi-level waterfalls and colorful lakes. In March, although it's low season, but in China, you can say is there is n...  more »