Harbin Travel Guide


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 forecast for Harbin in the duration of your trip, as well as local customs for clothing guidelines. For your convenience...

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Shopping in Harbin

Every year, the National Import and Export Commodities Fair is regularly held in Harbin, which has enjoyed high reputation across the world. This makes it the shopping center of Heilongjiang Province, event of the Northeast China. You may be puzzled about where to buy and what to buy while traveling in Harbin. The below are a rough shopping guide in Harbin, we list some Harbin’s famous shopping streets, areas, stores, market, and recommended commodities for your info.Famous...

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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)Ice Lantern Fair LocationThe fair is lacated in Zhaolin Park, at the northern end of Zhaolin Street in Daoli District. The...

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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 different skiers. The child ski ground is the first of its kind in China. The ski resort covers around 780,000 square meters...

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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 Siberian Tiger Park, Stalin Park, Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo, Yabuli Ski Resort, Jihua Ski Resort...

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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 mountain:Snowboard — In general, an all-mountain snowboard is the best bet for beginners, rather than a specialty board,...

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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, citizen karaoke, mass disco, crocodile performance, and tour to Paradise of Bears.Venue: Sun Island ParkWater and Land Touri...

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Flights to Harbin

Harbin is a famous Ice City, located in the northeast of China. If you want to go to Harbin, the fastest and most convenient way is by air. Currently, most countries have not yet opened direct flights to Harbin. Foreign tourists who go to Harbin must transit through the major cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Tianjin, etc.China Domestic Flights to HarbinMost of China's major cities have direct flights to Harbin, they are: AirlinesDestinationsAir ChinaBeijing-Capita...

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