Harbin Travel Guide

  • Harbin Ski Resorts

    Harbin has many ski resorts with excellent facilities. Apart from the famous Yabuli Ski Resort, you can have some other options according to your preference. The below is a full list of the ski resorts in Harbin and its surrounding areas.Longzhu Erlongshan Ski ResortThe Erlongshan Ski Resort is about 60 km from Harbin downtown. The resort has 8 trails for differe...

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  • Packing List for Harbin

    Harbin Winter Vacation Packing Checklists for her, him and the family. Printable vacation packing lists for Harbin Ice Festival Tour...If you travel to Harbin during the ice festival, we have a packing checklist for you. Helpful hint: Check with your airline regarding what you can carry on the plane as new rules and regulations change. Also, check the weather...

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  • Harbin Snowboarding Tips

    GearBefore you venture out to the slopes of the ski resorts in Harbin, it's very important to have the right gear and know how to use it. In addition to a snowboard and boots, you will also need warm clothing, protective eyewear, and a helmet intended specifically for snowboarding or skiing. Here's a list of what you should bring each time you head up the mountai...

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  • Useful Information for Harbin Trip

    ATM and Money ChangeMost large hotels will change money. Most ATM's around the city work with international cards, such as the Bank of China and the China Merchants Bank. Western Union, Located in almost every China Post 中国邮政 ''zhongguo youzheng'' and Agricultural Bank 农业银行 ''nong ye yin hang'', look for the yellow western union sign. 西联...

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  • Photography Tips for Harbin Ice Festival

    Winter is the best time to produce some great images in Harbin because the annual fantastic ice festival is celebrated, many winter activities are held there and many ski resorts are open to the public. The below are some tips for photographing in day and night during the ice festival. The day photography tips are useful when traveling the day spots such as the...

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  • Harbin Ice Festival Location

    Harbin Ice Festival consists of four theme parks, namely Harbin Ice and Snow World, Ice Lantern Fair, Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Are Expo, and Songhua River Ice and Snow Happy Valley, their locations are as follows:Harbin Ice and Snow World LocationWest side of Sun Island, Songbei District, Harbin (near Heilongjiang Science and Technology Museum...

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  • Harbin Festivals

    January - MarchHarbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture FestivalActivities: Ice lantern show, ice and snow sculpture competitions, ice sports and activities, trade fairs, ice carnival, cultural performances etc. Venue: Harbin City May – June Evening Show, Reveling Dragon Boat Festival and Seething Sun IslandActivities: Bonfire, masquerade evening party,...

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  • Harbin Skiing Tips for Beginners

    Harbin is a frigid city in winter. It has many excellent skiing resorts cater to different level skiers. If you've never been skiing before or you're a beginner skier, you may not know where to go to skiing, what to wear, or even where to start. Here are tips for a first time skier.Find a Ski Resort with Beginner TerrainIn Harbin, most ski resorts offer trails...

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