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Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area, China
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Location: The mirror lake is on the right arm (Rize valley) of the Jiuzhaigu park. It is nearer to the center of the park. Best time of the day for photographers: Early morning when the waters are totally placid and the sunlight is not direct....More

3  Thank rubenmat
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 November 2015

One of our days we started at Mirror Lake. Definitely not (one of) the most beautiful lake inside the park, but a good starting point. Just a nice lake surrounded by mountains. When we started the sky was still clouded and the view was limited....More

1  Thank Rockhopper_CJ
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This place was insanely wonderful in every aspect... Only one wish: to come back see autumn colors or a snowy winter there! I made a video of a day in the park with several sequences of aerial footage shot with my drone. Have a look...More

Thank Louis D
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We were here at 11 o click when the sun was up and the mirror effect was gone. We had seen the mirror effect at Bamboo lake in the morning. Maybe it is there only in the morning (we saw it from the bus) or...More

Thank François V
Reviewed 7 July 2017

If you want to take a picture of the 'mirror', you need to visit it in the morning before the wind starts to blow and cause ripples.

Thank Hongkonger222
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Unfortunately we missed out on a perfectly calm day when we visited so we weren't able to see a perfect reflection. However what we did see was still incredible, we just wished that we'd had an extra day left to return the following day

Thank BobBonHere
Reviewed 1 June 2017

another lake in jiuzhaigou but here the reflections of the surrounding mountain with their snow capped peaks makes for great vies and a photographers paradise! easy to access from the shuttle bus and a beautiful location

Thank Malcolm P
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

There are so many lakes here. They are difference sizes . If coming to all the attraction on foot. I am sure it's will take whole day and may not able finish all. So better buy the bus tickets at the entrance . The bus...More

Thank EvaW0000
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Please go before 10 am for a photo quality experience. Anything after that is simply a wasted trip as the wind would have disrupt the water surface. Before you get on the shuttle bus, ask the driver if he will drop you at mirror lake....More

Thank 953jacquelinec
Reviewed 20 February 2017

It's just like a mirror, sometimes you can even see the birds like flying in the lake and the fish swimming in the air.Because the water is so clear and the sky is so blue.

Thank nenycute
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This truly is like a mirror. You can see the clear water with the fallen trees in the water. There's a lady renting costumes and taking photos of you for a small fee. It's worth it!

Thank eyee5
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The waters are so clean and clear that it really is like a mirror reflecting the images. A beautiful place that words can't describe.

Thank marianneongll
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