The Rize Valley is one of the three valleys that make up Jiuzhaigou. Being the south-western branch, Rize Valley stretches across a distance of 18 kilometres and features a number of attractions. The Primeval Forest - an ancient woodland - is one such attraction and offers stunning views of the mountains and cliffs in the area. Numerous lakes are also found at Rize Valley such as the Swan Lake, Grass Lake, Arrow Bamboo Lake, Panda Lake, Five Flower Lake and the Mirror Lake. The Pearl Shoal area is also another highlight attraction at Rize Valley and is a slope of land with a stream that ultimately connects to the famous Pearl Waterfalls. A visit to Rize Valley must not be missed out on when sight-seeing Jiuzhaigou.
Admission fees vary, but tickets to Jiuzhaigou Valley typically cost around 220 RMB for adults during the peak season.
Daytime visits are recommended.
Around 3 – 4 hours
Adults, Families, Young Adults, Senior Guests, Children
The Primeval Forest, Lakes and the Peal Shoal
Plenty of open private space is available to make use of during prayer times, despite the lack of designated prayer facilities at Rize Valley for Muslim travellers. The nearest mosque to Rize Valley in Jiuzhaigou are the mosques in Chengdu which are located about 7 hours away.
Halal food near Rize Valley will not be available and it is recommended that Muslim travellers bring their own food with them. The Halal restaurants nearest to Rize Valley in Jiuzhaigou are the Halal restaurants in Chengdu, which are located about 7 hours away.