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About Jiuzhaigou

Jiuzhaigou is a scenic area famous throughout China. It is located in Sichuan's Aba Prefecture. Within the scenic area, there are breathtakingly beautiful primordial forests. There are also a huge number of lakes, which are so vast and vibrant they are often called "oceans". The many "oceans" of Jiuzhaigou have sparkling clear water. Under the bright rays of the sun, the water and the surrounding plant life are painted exquisitely beautiful shades of jade and turquoise. Jiuzhaigou is a high-altitude climate, so there is a big temperature difference between early morning and evening. Be sure to dress in layers and pack warm clothing.

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Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area
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UNESCO World Heritage-Natural Site
Jiuzhaigou is located in Sichuan's Aba Prefecture. The place got its name because nine villages are located in this valley. Like a world from the fairy tales, Jiuzhaigou is renowned for its water landscapes. There is a saying that after visiting Jiuzhaigou, you will not see any better water landscapes elsewhere. In some areas of Jiuzhaigou, the elevation is relatively high. Some tourists may experience altitude sickness. When visiting, please do not engage in vigorous exercise.
Colorful Pond
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Wucaiche is located in the Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve, China along south section of Zechawagou. The breath taking water of Wuchaichi comes in from the Changhai and stays at a temperature that will not freeze in any season. There are many aquatic plant communities that can been seen such as ferns, herbaceous plants (reeds), knotted grass, and water wicks. The different amounts of chlorophyll within these plants cause the lake water to be rich in calcium carbonate. This causes colorful effects in the water that cause the upper part of the Wucaigi to be a bright blue, the lower part an orange-red, the right is olive green, and the left is more of a sky blue. The water is crystal clear and transparent so that you can easily see the colors and all of the aquatic wildlife. One of the most beautiful parts is when the sun shines on it just right, it will shine with multicolored light.
Jiuzhai Ancient Love
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Jiuzhai Ancient Love is a living ancient city of Tibetan and Qiang, where you can experience the Tibetan and Qiang style. In the Jiuzhai Ancient Love, there are attractions like the high statue of Semo Goddess, the large prayer wheel, and the ancient tea and horse trails in the sky. In addition, in the scenic area, you can also see wonderful performances such as Tibetan and Qiang songs and dances and throwing balls. The performance " is a living ancient city of Tibetan and Q" is an extremely shocking visual feast.
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Wuhuahai is located in the middle section of Rizhigou, Sanzhaigou, Jiuzhaigou. In the upper reaches of the Peacock River, due to the travertine sedimentation on the seabed, various algae and the reflection of the trees on the shore, Wuhuahai presents geese, navy, dark green and royal blue. And so on a variety of colors, it is called "five flowers sea." Take the scenic eco-car to the Wuhuahai. Along the boardwalk along the lake, a section of the boardwalk on the west side of Wuhuahai is a better viewing point.


Touring Around Jiuzhaigou, Enjoying The Scenery Of West Sichuan In The Colorful Forests Of Heishui.
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Heishui County is about 200km from Jiuzhaigou. Here, you will find the colorful forests with the largest area, longest touring season and strongest layering in Asia. Naizigou Valley, Kalong Valley, Dagu Glacier and San'ao Snow Mountain in Heishui County are the best places to view an appreciate the colorful forests and red leaves.
TripBlog   Dec 11, 2019

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I recommended Shuzhenggou Valley, Virgin forest, Reed Lake, Sparkling Lake, Panda Sea.
Here are the best places to visit in Jiuzhaigou, including: Changhai, Shuzhenggou Valley, Virgin forest, Reed Lake, Sparkling Lake.
New South Gate bus station can be by car or by plane.