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Side Trip to Fairy Jiuzhaigou

CD04: 5 Days Private Chengdu Huanglong - Jiuzhaigou
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Attention: From July 1st, 2018, Jiuzhai Valley National Park is closed due to the continuous heavy rainfalls, and the exact reopening date is in suspense. Nevertheless, travelling to Huanglong, Chengdu and its surrounding areas like Mount Siguniang, Leshan Giant Buddha and Mount Emei continues as usual.
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Day 1 Arrival in Chengdu
Sincere greetings & airport-hotel transfer.
Upon your arrival in Chengdu, our guide will meet you outside the baggage claim area of the airport and transfer you to the hotel with a private van. The remainder of the day is free for you to have a good rest to get prepare for your Chengdu Jiuzhaigou Huanglong tour. 

Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Day 2 Chengdu
Giant Panda Base, Broad and Narrow Alleys, Jinsha Site Museum. (B)
Panda Research Base
Photo by our clients Mr. Karl Dutton & Mr. Mark James De Garis
In the morning, you will have a special date with the adorable giant pandas in Chengdu Panda Breeding and Research Center. You could also learn more about the life and habits of the national treasure of China. Then it is suggested that you take a leisure stroll along the Broad and Narrow Alleys of Chengdu, which boast rows of old-style buildings, delicious local snacks, interesting handicrafts and elegant restaurants. 

Finally, head for Jinsha Site Museum to see the historical items of more than 3,000 years ago. Besides, with the latest audio-visual technology, the fantastic 4D Cinema showed in the museum will take you into a world of ancient Shu.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast
Day 3 Chengdu - Huanglong - Jiuzhaigou
Fly to Jiuzhaigou. Airport pick-up. Huanglong Scenic Area. Drive to Jiuzhaigou. (B+L+D)
Huanglong scenic spots
You will take a morning flight from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou. Our local guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to visit Huanglong Scenic and Historical Interest Area, a gem in China natural scenery tours. Situated in Songpan County in the northwest of Sichuan, Huanglong is famous for its colorful lakes, snow-capped peaks, glaciers, mountain landscape, diverse forest ecosystems, waterfall and hot springs. The Multi-colored Ponds of different sizes and shapes show various dreamlike colors of yellow, blue, green and brown. In this fairyland, there is also an ancient temple, Huanglong Monastery, which was said to be built in the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). When visiting the temple, you can have a short rest there. Afterwards, you will proceed to Jiuzhaigou for a two-night stay.

Meals: Western buffet breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4 Jiuzhaigou
Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area: Multi-coloured Lake, Nuorilong Fall, Long Lake and the Pearl Beach. (B+D)
Jiuzhaigou scenic area
Today you will have a full day sightseeing to Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area, the most highlight during the Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou tour itinerary. The well-known Jiuzhaigou Valley is a 35-kilometer long valley with diverse natural beauty. It consists of three main valleys which are at an altitude of about 2,500 meters. The 60,000 hectares of fairyland includes well-protected virgin forests, 108 clear lakes, verdant mountains, and gorgeous waterfalls. The famous attractions you will encounter are the Multi-colored Lake, the Nuorilong Fall, the Long Lake and the Pearl Beach. 

The Multi-colored Lake is the smallest but most colorful lake in Jiuzhaigou Valley, and is famous for a profusion of colors and limpidity. You will see the colors of azure, light green and orange in the same pond. The Nuorilang Fall is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the valley. In Tibetan language, Nuorilang means majestic and grand waterfall. The surging currents rush passionately and dash down in a series of cascades. In the morning, many rainbows can be seen hanging up over the waterfall, which makes the Nuorilang Fall more charming and attractive. When coming to the Long Lake, you will see the s-shape lake meandering in the valley and the crystal water reflecting the snow-capped peaks, verdant forests, blue sky and white clouds. The Pearl Beach is a large calc-sinter flow fanned out the scraggy beach. The clear waters race down the pale yellow beach and tumble down the rocks, throwing up drops of spray, resembling pearls gleaming in the sunshine. 

Tips: In Jiuzhaigou scenic attraction area there is only one cafeteria with many people queuing up at the buffet all the time. Also, it offers inferior food and poor service that can not come up to our standard, so we do not arrange lunch for you today. We suggest you have a hearty breakfast in the hotel and take some snacks with you to renew physical vigor.

Meals: Chinese breakfast, Dinner
Day 5 Departure from Jiuzhaigou
Hotel-airport transfer & see you off. A nice onward journey! (B)
The Chengdu jiuzhaigou tour comes to an end today. A comfortable hotel-airport transfer will take you to the Jiuzhaigou airport for your flight. Hope our service gives you a pleasant private China tour! 

Meals: Chinese breakfast
B-- Breakfast L-- Lunch D-- Dinner
DestinationsLuxury HotelsStandard Hotels
ChengduSofitel Chengdu Taihe Holiday Inn Chengdu Oriental Plaza
JiuzhaigouSheraton Jiuzhaigou Resort New Jiuzhai Hotel
Tour Prices
With Luxury Hotels
2-3 travelers4-5 travelers6-9 travelers
With Standard Hotels
2-3 travelers4-5 travelers6-9 travelers
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • The above prices are valid from April to October. Any parts of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
Price Includes
  • Domestic airfares
  • Hotel accommodation with breakfasts
  • Lunches as itinerary specifies
  • Private English-speaking guides
  • Private drivers & air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
Price Excludes
  • Airfares of arrival and departure
  • Entry visa fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips or gratuities for guides and drivers
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Questions & Answers
Asked by Li Suzan from MALAYSIA | Oct. 08, 2018 18:52Reply
Good day!

I would like to visit Jiuzhaigou during mid November 2018. May i know has it reopen for tourist and any restriction to enter?
Answers (1)
Answered by Lilian | Oct. 10, 2018 22:54

So far, no news has been released about the reopening of Jiuzhai Valley National Park.
Asked by Wendy from SINGAPORE | Jun. 03, 2018 10:02Reply
We have 4 people planning to go Chengdu and Jiuzhaigou in Sept or Oct.
Is it possible to get ticket on our own to Jiuzhaigou?
How can we book online?
thank you
Answers (1)
Answered by Kevin | Jun. 04, 2018 02:35

As I know, Jiuzhai Valley reopens to the public from Mar. 8, 2018 to Mar.7, 2019 after the earthquake. However, now only tourist groups can enter the scenic area and no entry for individuals. Therefore, I would suggest you join in a group tour if you want to visit there this year.
Asked by Catherine from IRELAND | Mar. 11, 2018 01:19Reply
Later this month my husband & I want to visit jiuzhaigou. How do we join a group to enter the park?
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Answered by Lass | Mar. 12, 2018 02:55

Hi catherine, I do not think it is a good time to visit Jiuzhaigou, because there is only a few places that open to the public and hotels and restaurants might still be closed.
Asked by Bandi from INDONESIA | Jan. 13, 2018 18:59Reply
Hi, I want to know, is there any train from chengdu to jiuzhaigou?
Is there any recommended hotel during staying in Jiuzhaigou?
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Answered by Frank from GERMANY | Jan. 14, 2018 20:54

No, there is no train service. Actually, the rail roads between the two places are under construction and will be finished in 2020. And I'd recommend angelie hotel to you which is within 5min walking to the entrance of Jiuzhaigou.

Note: The valley now is closed because of the earthquake in 2017, and some parts may reopen within 2018. You are suggested to pay close attention to the news.
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