Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area, located in the Chinese Sichuan Province, is so beautiful that it seems surreal. Towering mountain peaks, glaciers, and stunning waterfalls make up the landscape. Unique lakes and caves are situated throughout the land for all to discover and enjoy.
There is a variety of wildlife in the area, including endangered pandas and monkeys. Gold limestone is all around many of the lakes and waterfalls, making the surrounding scenery more colorful. For those who enjoy beauty and nature, the Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area will have plenty to experience for unforgettable memories.
Erdao Lake is one of the most popular lakes in this area with it’s beautiful color that changes each season. Limestone surrounds the lake along with numerous limestone caves that are underground, connecting it with other lakes nearby. In one underground cave nearby, one can find stunning stalactites. This area has many attractions, including Swan Lake where swans are sure to be sighted.
The Zhaga Waterfall lures visitors in with its jade-colored platform at the bottom of the falls. This platform exhibits beautiful colors as the water hits this stone. Zhaga Waterfall is the largest calcified falls in the country, with scenic areas dotted with gold limestone for almost 5 kilometers.
The Feicui Spring is revered by many for it’s healing powers. One of the top springs in the country, many flock here to take advantage of the water’s healing abilities. It has helped people get over stomach conditions and arthritis after soaking in the spring’s water, and many even drink it to get the full medicinal effects.
Here are some of the most scenic spots in Huanglong Valley.