Huanglong National Park

locatedin Songpan county,, Huanglong ,UNESCO World Heritage Site, is smaller than Jiuzhaigou , is also a breathtaking marvel of nature

the main attraction in Huanglong are these accumulated travertine landscapes which form amazing blue and green pools .azaleas, maple leaves and various grasses decorate the large and small pools .

the total length of the travertine is 3.6km, dropping a total of 400m in altitude. it looks like a golden dragon wheeling through the snow-capped mountains of the valley thus how the name Huanglong comes from.