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Huanglong Scenic Valley, Songpan County
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Explore the World Heritage Site of Huanglong Scenic Valley, known for its limestone formations and vivid azure ponds. Take a cable car or hike up to the top of the scenic mountainous trail, sprinkled with travertine caves, waterfalls, and hundreds of pools that dazzle with their different colors, dependent on the changes in weather. From the picturesque valley trails you can enjoy the view of verdant forests and snow-capped peaks, home to the rare giant panda and golden snub-nosed monkey. Plan your Huanglong Scenic Valley visit and explore what else you can see and do in Songpan County using our Songpan County vacation planner.
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  • A couple of days after our visit to the Jiuzhaigou Scenic Valley, we arrived at the Huanglong National Park. The entrance is located at an elevation of about 3,200 meters, and the highest point of the...  more »
  • Imagine a Yellow dragon taking a shower at a waterfall. This is the beautiful view of Huanglong, where the water trickles down the scaly back of the yellow dragon. You can be walking right in the midd...  more »
  • Recommended to spend half a day in this park to appreciate the beauty and pace the walk. Better to ride the cable car vs walking up the steps all the way to the top. From the cable car, you have to st...  more »