Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
2014-04-08 lyla Sights Chengdu 1359
Located in the north-west of Sichaun Province,the Huanglong valley is on the list of World Natural Heritage,one of the national key scenic spots,national AAAAA level scenic spots.Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area is divided into Huanglong Headquarter and Muni Valley .
Huanglong Headquarter is made up of Huanglong Valley,Danyun gorge and Xuebaoding.Muni Valley is made up of Zhaga waterfall and Erdao sea scenic spot .The name of Muni Valley comes from Huanglong temple.It is known for the colorful pond,snow mountains,grand valleys and green forests .It is the the only well-preserved highland wetland .The area also has a population of endangered animals, including the giant panda and the Sichuan golden snub-nosed monkey.
Huanglong is featured with exquisite , bright-coloured , large scale of travertine landscape . The colorful pond is scattered up like terraced fields , refecting fantasy colors.The water is shining brilliantly under the sunlight.This place is beautifully like fairyland.
Huanglong scenic area is known in the world for the rare karst landform.The whole entire valley was covered with milk yellow calcium carbonate and looks like a giant Chinese dragon from the high place.There are over 2300 colorful ponds in Huanglong valley.gathering into eight groups and each of them is different and unique.