Saturday, July 20, 2013

Jiuzhaigou Valley, Sichuan, China

Jiuzhaigou Valley, Sichuan, China


Here is a very beautiful photo of Jiuzhaigou Valley, in Sichuan, China. This is a nature reserve located within the Min mountains near the Tibetan plateau. A vast area of 180,000 acres it features water falls, gorgeous lakes and snowy mountain tops. Jiuzhaigou Valley was registered by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 1992 and a World Biosphere Reserve in 1997.

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1 comment:

  1. That is so cool that UNESCO has declared heritage sites and biosphere reserves in China. Some places have to be preserved.