Eating delicious food while enjoying wonderful landscapes is one of the pleasantest things about travel. Travelers to Jiuzhaigou can enjoy a variety of local foods including Tibetan food, Sichuan food and traditional snacks. Because of the high attitude, food and daily necessities in Jiuzhaigou are supplied from nearby towns and villages, making the prices high compared to Chengdu.
There are many restaurants near the park gate and throughout Jiuzhaigou Valley offering local Tibetan food, such as butter tea, highland wine, qingke barley cake and yak meat. If you aren't accustomed to the flavor of Tibetan food, you might prefer traditional Sichuan food. Sichuan restaurants are usually located near most star-rated hotels, including the Sheraton Jiuzhaigou Resort and Gesang Hotel. Read more Jiuzhaigou travel tips.