Swan Lake is a semi-marsh lake with an altitude of 2905 meters. In
the broad lake, there grow kinds of plants: green grasses, wild
flowers etc. A flow of clear water winds through the swamp. Swans
and wild ducks pay their frequent calls here.
Jianyan Primitive Forest
To the south of Swan Lake, there is a lonely precipice standing
erect, called Jianyan (Sword Cliff). It is over 500 meters high.
Huge rocks are exposed to the air, for the steep slopes are hardly
covered with any vegetation. The cliff was named after its
South from Norilang Waterfall, Jiuzhaigou is divided into two
parts. Extending toward the south is Zechawa Gully, with a length
of about 17.8 kilometers. Walking along Zechawa Gully, you can
enjoy scenic spots like Jijie Hai (Seasonal Lake), Wucai Chi (Five
Color Pond), and you will end you journey at Chang Hai (Long Lake)
with an altitude of 3100 meters.
With an altitude of 2587 meters, Panda Lake is 14 meters deep, with
an area of 90,000 square meters. This is also the haunting place of
giant pandas. The rocks on the bank have special veins. Down in the
water, there is a white rock with several black veins, looking
exactly like a giant panda.