The Fairy Pool Scenic Area is one of Jiuzhaigou's most popular attractions. Consisting of over 2,000 alpine lakes and pools of various forms, the Fairy Pool Area is located about 50 kilometres away from the Ganhaizi Lake. It is also known as Nen'en Sangcuo which translates to "a place where fairies bathe" and offers numerous sights of scenic beauty. Some of the highlights of the Fairy Pool Scenic Area include the Golden and Silver Beach, the Double-Dragon Pool, the Divine Frog Sea, the Blue Dragon Sea, the Kermes Brook and the travertine waterfalls. Travellers will also discover some of the country's best preserved virgin forests as well as a dense area of arrow bamboo. If lucky, visitors will also be able to sight plenty of rare wildlife such as the resident pandas, Tibetan antelopes and golden monkeys.
Entrance fees cost around 100 CNY
Daytime visits are recommended.
Around 3 – 4 hours
Adults, Families, Young Adults, Senior Guests, Children
Golden and Silver Beach, the Double-Dragon Pool, the Divine Frog Sea and the Blue Dragon Sea
Plenty of open private space is available to make use of during prayer times, despite the lack of designated prayer facilities at Fairy Pool Scenic Area for Muslim travellers. The nearest mosque to Fairy Pool Scenic Area in Jiuzhaigou are the mosques in Chengdu which are located about 7 hours away.
Halal food near Fairy Pool Scenic Area will not be available and it is recommended that Muslim travellers bring their own food with them. The Halal restaurants nearest to Fairy Pool Scenic Area in Jiuzhaigou are the Halal restaurants in Chengdu, which are located about 7 hours away.