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Huanglong Scenic Valley

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About Huanglong Scenic Valley
Valley of Huang Long, meaning "Yellow Dragon", has snow mountains, a large cave, Huanglong colorful lakes, as well as endangered animals, including the giant panda.
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Songpan County, China
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Tours and Tickets by Huanglong Scenic Valley
3 Day Private Tour of Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong by Minivan
US$475.00 per adult
2-Day Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong National Parks Independent Tour from Chengdu by Air
US$1,066.66 per adult
Private 4-Day Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong National Parks Tour from Chengdu
1 review
US$560.00 per adult
Private 3-Day Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong National Parks Tour Combo Package
US$498.00 per adult
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Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

We went early in the morning around 8.00. This time it was not that crowdy yet. After we took the cablecar it is a nice walk for around 4 hours incl. pictures and lunch. If you are lucky you can see snow on the big...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Edwin B
Reviewed June 16, 2016

The cost to get into Huang Long is the same as Jiu Zhai Gou. 400 rmb plus 60-80 for cable car. But we really enjoyed it. It might pale compared to JiuZhaiGou, but we still enjoyed it. The waters are different than at JiuZhaiGou and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Sue W
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Just visited Huanglong this morning. It didn't disappoint. My advice: Cable up / hike down: everyone tells you this, and not without a reason. It's just 80RMB one way up. You save much more time and energy if you take the cable car. You also...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Samuel H
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Many pools were dried up and only a few were filled. It wasn't worth the massive price i feel when u compare it to jiuzhaigou. Go during the right time and it'll be amazing i guess.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank zach1992
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Huanglong was one of the reasons I travelled to the area and I was really excited to visit. As I stayed near the Jiuzhaigou park the drive to huanglong was about 2.5hrs each way. I arrived around 11am and to my surprise it was very......More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

We were to catch evening flight from Jiuzhaigou. We started from Jiuzhaigou in the morning and reached Huanglong by 10am. We visited in April end and it was still cold, very cold. The way up the mountain is very scenic and there was snow everywhere....More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank ghkulkarni
Reviewed May 8, 2016

I went there a couple of weeks ago. There are only three ponds with water, still beautiful colors!! Some europeans were complaining of being similar to any mountain and not worth it, come one, those people should read the signs next to the ticket counter...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank RoxLima
Reviewed April 12, 2016

Visited Huanglonggou on April 5, 2016. Took the cable car up and then walked down to see all the attractions there. Still in Winter season there (felt very cold when compared with Jiuzhaigou) and water not plenty, some pools were dry. The place is around...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Ping Ying L
Reviewed February 9, 2016

If you arrive by plane before noon you may consider going there before going to jiuzhaigou (JZG) at night. But not worth a day trip from JZG valley. Quite long queue by the road to buy ticket. Nice place but not as nice compared to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank sektao
Reviewed February 9, 2016

I come der on Oct 23....d view so amazing....d mountain covered by colourful leaves...n some snow on d top. But U sud prepare long walk abt 9 km sorround d mountain b4 U arrive at colourful ponds. So I suggest U go up 2 d...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Yuval W
August 20, 2017|
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Response from Jim S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yuval, personally I won't bring 2-3 year old kids. They cannot express themselves clearly if something is bothering them. Altitude sickness can effect anyone regardless what your background is and it is very dangerous for... More
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Michelle V
December 21, 2016|
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Response from chinapolarbear | Reviewed this property |
You can rent private cars, which can give you more leisure with your times, because if you take the public buses, you are timebound, which means you will be rushed. If you are not a hiker like me, this is not the best... More
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Response from ghkulkarni | Reviewed this property |
Unless you have known problem for altitude you should not worry. The cost of O2 can varies from RMB60 to 120. Also they have Oxigen bars at few places in Huanglong, cost of which is also not very high.
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