3 days Jiuzhaigou & Huanglong Tour by Train

⇀ Huanglong
⇀ Jiuzhaigou
⇀ Chengdu
This 3-day Jiuzhaigou train tour is the cheapest and fastest way to visit Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong from Chengdu. During this 3-day Jiuzhaigou tour package, you will spend 1 full day touring Jiuzhaigou Park and half a day visiting Huanglong Park.
3 days
Natural scenery, Train travel
Trip code
From CN¥ 2,700 per person
Discover Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong with unprecedented ease, thanks to the newly launched train service to Jiuzhaigou (Zhenjiangguan train station), operational since the end of November 2023. This rail link has significantly shortened land travel times and offers a more economical alternative to flying. Set out on a captivating 3-day Jiuzhaigou train tour that includes a full day to explore the enchanting Jiuzhaigou National Park and a half-day to marvel at the stunning beauty of Huanglong. Enjoy two nights of accommodation in Jiuzhaigou, ensuring a magical and relaxing experience in these breathtaking landscapes.
Day 01 :
Train from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou, Explore Huanglong National Park

In the morning, head to Chengdu Eastern Train Station on your own to board the high-speed train from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou (07:30-08:59, 1h29m). Upon arrival at Zhenjiangguan train station, you will be picked up and transferred to Huanglong, which is about a 2-hour drive. This World Natural Heritage Site Huanglong National Park, situated at an elevation of approximately 3,000 meters (9,840 ft), is renowned for its vibrant lakes, stunning landscapes, and serene Buddhist monasteries. The park features a plethora of colorful ponds in shades of yellow, blue, green, and brown, scattered amidst lush forests. You have the option to explore the park either on foot or via cable car, allowing for a 3 to 5-hour experience. Afterward, you'll be transferred to your hotel just outside Jiuzhaigou Park, rest and prepare for the next day. 

Please note that the cable car at Huanglong Park is not operational from December 16th to the end of March during the winter season. If you wish to visit Huanglong during this period, be prepared for a walk up and down, which may be challenging for some individuals. Alternatively, you can choose to visit Munigou scenic park for easier access.

Day 02 :
Full Day Tour in Jiuzhaigou National Park (B)

Today, you will spend a full day exploring Jiuzhaigou, China's premier national park, nestled between the Sichuan Basin and the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. The park is renowned for its crystal-clear lakes, enchanting waterfalls, pristine forests, endangered flora and fauna, and charming Tibetan villages. The serene beauty of this natural wonder will transport you away from your daily concerns, inviting you to fully immerse yourself in its breathtaking scenery. Jiuzhaigou Valley, aptly named "Nine Village Valley" due to the presence of nine Tibetan villages within the park, provides a window into the distinctive culture of the local Tibetan-Qiang minority.

You have the option to explore the park by sightseeing bus and on foot. Typically, you will take the sightseeing bus to Longhai (Long Lake), walk to Wucaichi (Five-colored Pond), and return to the Nuorilang transit station for lunch. After lunch, take the bus to Zhujianhai (Bamboo Arrow Lake), then hike to Panda Lake and Wuhuahai (Five Flower Lake), and take the bus to Pearl Shoal Waterfall, one of the highlights of Jiuzhaigou. Afterwards, return to Luorilang and along the way, you will see Mirror Lake. After Luorilang, you will start traveling back to the entrance, where you can hop on and off to visit more sites such as Rhino Lake, Tiger Lake, Shuzheng Waterfall & Lakes, etc.

End your Jiuzhaigou visit by returning to your hotel. Tonight, you might enjoy a cultural show at Jiuzhaigou (optional, fees apply).

Day 03 :
Transfer to Zhenjiangguan train station, Train return to Chengdu, end the trip.

After breakfast, drive to Zhenjiangguan train station (about 2.5 hours drive) for the train return to Chengdu (C6378, 12:51-14:27, 1h36m), concluding your Jiuzhaigou tour.

2 Persons
3 Persons
4-6 Persons
Jul. to Aug.
Regular price
CN¥ 4,400
CN¥ 3,500
CN¥ 3,100
Apr. to Jun.
Regular price
CN¥ 3,800
CN¥ 3,000
CN¥ 2,700
Sep. to early Nov.
Regular price
CN¥ 4,400
CN¥ 3,500
CN¥ 3,100

General inclusions:

2 bottles of mineral water provided daily.
All required government taxes and fees.
4 Stars hotel (shared twin room, private bathroom and daily breakfast)
Hotel accommodation is based on double occupancy (two persons sharing 1 standard twin room with private bathroom)
All entrance tickets as noted in the tour's itinerary.
Guide fluent in English, Chinese or Japanese that is certified by the state tourism build and from the local community. (If your native language is not listed please let us know, we are certain we can assist your needs.)
Train tickets Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou - Chengdu (2nd class soft seat)
Comfortable and clean 7/8 seats minivan for groups of 5 persons or less; for larger groups minibus and tourist coach are available.

General exclusions:

Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, internet access, fax, telephone calls etc.
Tips for your guide and driver.
Cable car ticket at Huanglong Park.
Meals not specified in the itinerary.

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