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Huanglong Reserve, China

From series “The most interesting UNESCO sites in China”
The Huanglong Nature Reserve will impress fans of natural attractions. Its name can be translated literally as "Yellow Dragon". The main feature of this natural area is the variety of travertine terraces. They were formed from limestone tuff. These terraces cascade down from the mountain slopes. The water accumulating on the terraces has a rich azure color due to the special mineral composition of limestone.

Huanglong Reserve, China You can admire rare plants while walking around the reserve. You will also have the opportunity to see very rare animals, including giant pandas and golden snub-nosed monkeys. The reserve is located in a beautiful mountainous area. There is a mountain on its territory. Its height is 5,588 meters. The most interesting place of the reserve is the Huanglong gorge. You can see very beautiful travertine formations in it. There are also beautiful waterfalls and lakes here. A few of the amazing caves are located here. They will also amaze you with their beauty.

An important attraction is also located in the inaccessible Danuy gorge. This is the Zhaga Waterfall. It will impress you with its size. This waterfall is 93 meters high and 40 meters wide. The Fujian River originates in the reserve. Thousands of travelers seek to admire its origins. The area of the reserve is relatively small. It is 21,000 square meters. This does not prevent it from being considered one of the most amazing nature reserves in the world. Next - Emei Shan Mountains

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Huanglong Reserve - interactive map

Useful staff nearby

ATM bankomat: 'Agricultural Bank of China ATM' located in 0.15 km ( check the route on the map).
Car rental office: 'Jiuzhai Tongye Auto Rental' is located in 16 km ( on the map).
Fuel station: 'Filling Station' in 2.95 km
Supermarket: 'Xiaotang Vegetables Shop' in 17 km
Parking: 'Suodao Bus Che Special Parking Lot' in 0.22 km
Police station: 'Songpan Public Security Bureau Traffic & Patrol Police Brigade Huanglong Lochus' in 0.46 km
Cafe/restaurant: 'Hualong Restaurant' in 0.3 km
Railway station: 'Songzhou Passenger Transport Terminal' in 23 km

Nearest airports:
 »  Shuangliu Airport CTU - in 241 km
 Cities nearby

Best hotels near Huanglong Reserve

Shangmo Boutique Hotel

Located in 17 km from Huanglong Reserve
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Rooms: 78
It takes 10 minutes' drive to Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport. It is an 80-minute drive to Mounigou, a 90-minute drive to Huanglong, a 2-hour drive to … More: photo, rates and booking
Jiuzhai Jin Jing Hotel

Located in 18 km from Huanglong Reserve
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Rooms: 82
Jiuzhai Jin Jing Hotel is just a 4-minute stroll from Mozitan Reservoir and a 2-minute walk from Chuanzhu Temple, a tourist spot. Jiuzhai Huanglong … More: photo, rates and booking
Yao Quan Hill

Located in 20 km from Huanglong Reserve
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Rooms: 102
Yao Quan Hill is a 1.5-hour drive from Huanglong and Jiuzhaigou. Ruoergai Marsh is about 2 hours' drive away. It is also a 10-minute drive from … More: photo, rates and booking
Holiday Inn Jiuzhai Jarpo

Located in 52 km from Huanglong Reserve
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Rooms: 606

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