Harbin, known for its very cold winters, ice and snow sculptures, is the largest city as well as the capital of Heilongjiang Province located in Northeast China. It attracts visitors from both home and abroad for its infamous Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival, which opens on every January, creating a wonderland of ice and snow.
Harbin is the economical, cultural and political centre of northeastern China. Harbin is generally called as pearl in Eurasia Land Bridge. The wonderful Songhua River runs through the city and brings endless beauty Harbin is a peerless tourist adventure destination, opening its wings to welcome visitors from all over the world.
the Siberian Tiger Park, Sun Island, Erlong Mountain Spot, Stalin Park, Hunting Centre, Confucian Temple, Buddhist Temple are some of the famous tourist resorts. Harbin is a centre for snow and ice art, Ice Lantern show in Zhaolin park, Yabuli Ski Resort, Snow Sculptures, Winter swimming in Songhua River which is world famous and invites numerous visitors from home and abroad every year.
Now, Harbin is attractive destination for international and domestic travelers with curious Famous attraction in Harbin is the Sun Island which is located on northern Songhua River and famous for visitors where one can swim, get outdoors, and go picnic. Visitors get attracted towards the landscape features such as lakes, mountains, falls, springs, bridges, lotuses and many more. Ice Lantern is also famous in Harbin due to its snow and ice festival which was held in 1963 that takes place in Zhaolin Park each and every year. This festival allows visitors not only to enjoy the Ice Lantern show but also to appreciate different ice sculptures. One can also take part in sporting activities on the Songhua River that includes skating and iceboating, ice weddings, winter swimming, and also ice and snow evening parties.
Shopping and Nightlife in Harbin:
Harbin is one of the biggest financial cities in Northeastern China. Visitors can buy few divisional products like velvet antler, marten, and antler. Tourists can also purchase Russian style ornaments and food in Harbin, especially in blooming finance areas in the city like Central Street. Nightlife in Harbin is more relaxed, more permissive, and colorful than day life. The most famous night for young people includes cinemas, and bars. Older people may like to walk in the park or to do exercise in the square. If you are not interested in any above activity, then there is an option to go and enjoy the drama of Er Ren Zhuan, Liu Laogen Grand Stage a district kind of a live folk art.