The Glacier Park of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Lijiang
Chinese Name: 玉龙雪山冰川公园
English Name: The Glacier Park of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Lijiang
The Glacier Park(冰山公园） is located in Jade Dragon Snow Mountain( 玉龙雪山），the Jade Dragon Naxi automous county（玉龙纳西族自县境），Lijiang city(丽江市），Yunnan province(云南省),it is a typical representative of modern glacier in Jade Dragon Snow Mountain .The Glacier Park is a park of stone caves formed by erosion of glacier.It is a geomorphic relic formed by recent glacier and is known as “Lucerne Glass Palace”.(卢塞恩玻璃宫）
The Brief Introduction of The Glacier Park
Reasons for its foemation
The Main Attractions
Ways of Transportation
Charter bus to Ganhaizi tourist center(甘海子游客中心) of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and transfer to the lower station of the ropeway(索道下部站).
Taking 7 charter bus at Redsun Square(红太阳广场） in Lijiang（It is not belong to the bus system,the fee for greeting in advance ,and then to the Ganhazi tourist center(甘海子游客中心) transfer special bus to the lower station of the cableway(索道下部站).
There are so many people, so you need to buy tickets in advance in the ticker center, where is in north of tourism and culture of Yunnan University(云南大学旅游文化学院) in the north of Lijiang.
People with high blood pressure,heart disease and a bad cold can not go on this cableway, high altitude will have life ganger.
From the upper part of ropeway station(索道上部站) 4506 meters can walkto 4680 meters,there will be altitude sickness, you’d better do your ability.And you need to make good phisical and psycological adjustment in advance because of high altitude hypoxia.
Please be prepared in advance that you not always go even if you buy the tickrts because of the wind in the spring and winter .Generally it is better in the morning,but more people will queue for a long time.
Translated by Tang Qiuyu/唐秋雨