As we all know, Jiuzhaigou is a nice tourist scenic spot in the world with dreamy atmosphere and picturesque environment. Have you visited the whole scenic spots inside? Now, I will lead you walk into the mysterious Muni Valley.
Marvelous Layout of Muni Valley
As another mysterious land in the Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area, Muni Valley always inspires tourists for tasting the real nature. Housing two side valleys, over 100 lakes and natural hot springs with most spectacular appearance, Muni Valley is always the must-enjoy place. It is very easy to access by road or by horse. For long year, it is always regarded as a geologic museum of miscellaneous natural landscape formed by the rare karst calcification in high and cold mountain area. Because of the fact that the travertine sediment deposit in the scenic spot in large in scale and various in shapes, added with later on the geologic movements, various kinds of travertine landforms were formed. It is always regarded as the convergent point of history and present day life, of culture and nature which makes it an excellent starter to your Jiuzhaigou Valley.
Treasure of Muni Valley
Coming to Muni Valley, most of tourists will pay special attention on the treasures - Zhaga Valley and Erdao Lake. Zhaga Valley gets the high fame as the largest travertine waterfall with 104 meters high. There are lakes upstream and a string of terrace-like riverbeds downstream. Water cascades down the three-level steps, giving out huge water prays. The thundering waterfall can be heard ten li away. From the far distance, you can hear them singing to greet to you. Under the waterfall, there is a delicate cave. This cave seems to be skylights, to which the waterfalls are plunging, really spectacular! Another treasure is the Erdao Lake which gets the high praise as the largest lake. Te overall length is 5.6 meters long. What the most impressive are the 26 scenic views including forests, lakes, flower seas, hot springs, stalactites and karst caves. Entering through the entrance of the valley, along the plank road, more than one thousand lakes scatter among the woods. Walking through those lakes, the sceneries will be fantastic as a dream.
Too many wonders and highlights waiting for your discover and research! If you are still lingering in Jiuzhaigou Scenic Spot, just come to Muni Valley, have a good scenery dream!
No matter which season it is, Jiuzhaigou always attracts loads of tourists with unique sceneries and charming environment. It houses numerous delicate spots decorated by pearl water, magnificent mountains and dazzling flowers. Now, I will introduce you a fairy land - Zechawa Valley.
Breathtaking Layout of Zechawa Valley
As the brightest scenery line of Jiuzhaigou scenic area, Zechawa Valley receives loads of attention with unique landform and breathtaking sceneries. In this large scale area, this valley is the longest and highest route. People always regarded as this valley as the essence of Jiuzhaigou scenic area. The fairy environment is the most deserved to be praised. What the most attractive is that this valley can show different charming sceneries in different seasons. In spring, this valley is just the beautiful girl just waken up in the morning. During this period, everything here is seemed to be full of vigorous lives. If you want to get rid of the summer heat, come here to enjoy. In addition, the delicate scenic spots distributed will be most impressive.
Magic Mirror Cliff
Among the local people, here is also called Baojingyan. Measuring about 400 meters high, located at the mouth of Zharu, it faces the lakes scenery. The surface of the cliff is rather even. Because it looks like the mirror with tranquil environment, it gets the name of Baojingyan. First time coming to this area, you will feel you have been to another fairy world. It is said that the precious mirror was founded by the master of the mountain to suppress a devil who killed people cruelly. So, this cliff gets another name called Devil Cliff.
In the Zechawa scenic area, there are Lower Seasonal Lake and Upper Seasonal Lake. Each of them has typical features and appearances. Lower Seasonal Lake is near Zechawa Village housing typical local culture. What the most dazzling landscape is the grove of birches at the lakeside. In this grove, you can find strawberries and other wild fruits. Being surrounded by the cliffs, the upper seasonal lake is adjacent to the famous Five-Colored Pond. Because of the seasonal rainfall, the water in the lake is always blue. While in the early summer, the water dries up and turns into grassland as lots of grasses grow in the riverbeds.
If you are lingering along Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area, have a special visit to Zechawa Valley. It is really a nice land deserved your visit!
Tour in Jiuzhaigou, you will certainly impressed in the natural sceneries which enjoy a high fame as the most fairy land under the heaven. However, apart from the natural landscapes, there is one mysterious village also deserves your visit. It is just the Qiang Village.
Layout of Qiang Village
As one of Chinese ethnic groups, Qiang people lived in the natural Jiuzhaigou area. With the steep mountain as the background, this village shows unique terrific and delicate. They are different from shapes, decorations with typical Qiang ethnic culture. Especially after enjoying the charming sceneries, come here, you will have mixed into the deep culture. Once entry, you will find you have entered into a magic palace. Almost each village is decorated with white stones. In the Qiang people, the white stones are regarded as the holy stone. The most attractive is the blockhouse. Because of the establishment of these blockhouses, this whole village shows more third dimension. You can step on the top to feel the panorama view of the whole scenery. Also, you can enter into one house to deep enjoy the local life style. No matter which method you try, a kind of marvelous feeling will surround you.
According to the history records, early in the 2000 years ago, the Qiang Village was formed. During that time, the blockhouses still could be found. Because of the unique location surrounded by mountains, local people lived by the local materials. So you can see the main building materials of their houses are the stones. In addition, this village is located in the natural landscapes with fresh atmosphere. The tourists here will praise for the unique breathtaking environment. Each house connects with each other creating a terrific mountain house scene.
For the unique location, local ethnic groups cultivated unique life style. From the dressing style to the eating, life habits, there is much difference with the Han people. They have their own festival and food. What the most attractive is the natural life environment created the sincere heart and laborious hands. Just enjoying a fully relaxed with them, you will be impressed by their honesty.
Jiuzhaigou is full of fairy tales, come for appreciating, it is very luxurious experience!