When is the best time to visit Jiuzhaigou?
The best time to visit Jiuzhaigou is autumn, especially from late September to mid October, as the leaves change colors and the view is outstanding. October 15 through 30 is the golden time for viewing colorful leaves. Most people think autumn gives the most beautiful scenery of Jiuzhaigou Valley.Jiuzhaigou is about 1,900–3,100 meters above sea level, on a plateau with a moist climate. The weather in Jiuzhaigou changes, and it is usually sunny during the day and rainy at night. In fact, different seasons give Jiuzhaigou different kind of beauty. Check out below to have some information on each season:
Jiuzhaigou in Spring ( March – May): Snow melts away in spring, and the happy sun shines warm again. The soft trees, lovely ponds and limpid water have been awakened slowly and tenderly. Indulge yourself in the beautiful dreamland, and overlook the internal snow peaks far away.
Jiuzhaigou in Summer (June – August):During the warm days when being tired of urban jungle, vacationers will travel to those far-flung nature gems for the intriguing green world of verdant trees and looming water plants and reeds. The inspiring waterfalls are everywhere in the wild.
Jiuzhaigou in Autumn (September – October ): In these clear days, autumn paints the land with a riot of colors such as green, yellow, orange and deep red, reflecting on the brightly emerald or blue lakes.
Jiuzhaigou in winter (November – February): A land of peace and poetry, the world has changed – all the mountain ranges, woods, lakes and waterfalls are blanketed with ice and snow. The blue-silver ice lakes and the golden shadow of the sun bring a dash of color to the frosty season.