Jiuzhaigou (Valley of Nine Villages)


This area of Sichuan Province is famous for two parks - Jiu Zhai Gou (Valley of Nine Villages) and Huang Long or Huang Long Gou (Yellow Dragon Gully). The area is inhabited by large numbers of Tibetan and Qiang peoples. The area is high in the mountains, and is an area of breathtaking beauty.

Map of Jiuzhaigou (Valley of Nine Villages)

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The airport for the region is called Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport, and you can fly direct from Chengdu. During the peak season direct flights are available from Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Xian, Kunming, Chongqing and Zhang Jia Jie.



Buses also run from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou via Mian Yang, Jiang You, and Ping Wu.

The distance between the airport, Huanglonggou and Jiuzhaigou are great. You can take taxis around or catch a bus. Some hotels will has a courtesy bus for you.

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Things to do in Jiuzhaigou (Valley of Nine Villages)

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