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Emerald Valley

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Address: Huangshan Scenic Area, Huangshan District, Huangshan 242708, China
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06:00 - 18:00
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Peaceful and relaxing

After an exhilarating and sometimes scary visit to Mt Huangshan, the beautiful emerald valley was a peaceful and tranquil place to visit. the Valley is quite beautiful and easy... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 April 2016
Lynne D
Drysdale, Victoria, Australia
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Drysdale, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

After an exhilarating and sometimes scary visit to Mt Huangshan, the beautiful emerald valley was a peaceful and tranquil place to visit. the Valley is quite beautiful and easy to stroll through. Recommend a visit.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

Simple, easy to walk, lovely colours, pretty buildings, just a very pleasant, calm and comfortable experience.

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

Nice and quiet place, fewer tourists go there. No public transportation. I took a taxi from Tang-Kou to go there.

Thank Herbert L
Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015

Our visit was fairly misty (so visibility a bit limited), but we really enjoyed our walk up Emerald Valley. Be aware that as usual in China, there are plenty of stairs, so be warned. The waterfalls are not huge, but just hearing the sound of the water and the quiet made this an enjoyable visit. The colour of the water... More 

Thank Chris P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

Emerald Valley is the understated scenic spot of Huang Shan. With beautiful green lakes in a quiet surrounding, this is a beautiful spot to take in the best of mountain and river scenery. If the crowds of Huang Shan is too much to handle, you will enjoy a quieter outing in Emerald Valley. I would recommend this destination as a... More 

1 Thank Yankeetraveller79
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

This place is about half an hour drive from Tangkou city. There are very few tourists here, hence one can enjoy the scenery peacefully. A leisurely walk takes about 1-5 to 2 hours to cover this place. Nice green pool & bamboo forest. If you've covered Huangshan mountain with half a day to spare, you can consider this scenic spot,... More 

2 Thank LG_Kay
Nanjing, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

Yellow Mountain Huang Shan, Anhui Province, Emerald Valley Scenic Spot ('Hidden Dragon, Crouching Tiger' film spot.) Easy 4 hrs drive from Nanjing, driver pretty essential for convenience of travel. Good weekend trip :)

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Dübendorf, Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

I am Swiss and we have many lovely mountain Valleys there. So I Need a beautyful landscape to be impressed. I was mainly very happy to walk up that valley because I entered the park at 7 and walked until the end and started to read in a book there. Except some rangers I was totally alone, a very rare... More 

3 Thank britta c
Macon North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

I disagree with some of the other reviewers who advise skipping this place. It is beautiful and provided a wonderful walk in the woods alongside a creek and pools of deep emerald water. There were few people when we went and I agree it may be less pleasant if there are noisy crowds--but that is true of every site.

3 Thank JanetOO
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2013

For those of us that have been to Jiuzhaigou Reserve, this place simply is not worth on your radar. The place get its name from the colour of the water. It's due to the lime rocks that are found there. Yet, it is also called the Valentine's Valley to draw in lovers. Everywhere you go, there would be the word... More 

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