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Changbai Mountain

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Address: Within the County, Fusong County 134500, China
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08:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 16:00

Located near the Korean border, spectacular Eternally White Mountain is...

Located near the Korean border, spectacular Eternally White Mountain is China’s largest nature reserve with rare sables, tigers and wild ginseng.

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Great 2 Day Activity

I visited the park across two days from two of their access points. Walked up one side though the pass was closed due to weather, was still worth the trip. The second day took... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2017
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I visited the park across two days from two of their access points. Walked up one side though the pass was closed due to weather, was still worth the trip. The second day took their bus to up the lake lookout and an awesome snowmobile ride up to another station. There was a 1km up hill walk from there which... More 

Thank MasonF
Hong Kong, China
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41 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

A beautiful volcanic lake and with ice nearly all the year. Here call millennium snow years pine. Her is windy. low pressure and cloudy.

Thank claraykyam
Melbourne, Australia
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186 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I had the pleasure of visiting on a very cold snowy day but once I reached the top the sky was blue and views amazing! Make sure you bring cash as they keep changing you for all small things and only with cash! Bring good walking shoes as the trip to the top is a must!

Thank JohnTGN
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49 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We saw the heavenly lake (天池) in winter with -30C windchill, and it was one of the most breathtaking views I have ever seen. I would love to come back and see it during the other three seasons. Officially, they have a 1.5m height requirement, but with some negotiation and help from our hotel's front desk staff, we were able... More 

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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

There had a huge sea of people in the holiday at the Changbai Mountain, and it will let you no more mood to enjoy the view. It took almost 4 hours from Yanji to Changbai Mountain, it is a long and difficult driving so we went in a tour group. People will be better to bring some foods by self... More 

Thank Katrina M
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This is a holy mountain for most Koreans who come up from South Korea, by passing North Korea to get to the mountain via China, which is split between China and North Korea. You can only go up and down the mountain on the China side. North Koreans will shoot you if you come on their side. Best trail is... More 

Thank Bajabob7
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

It took 4 hrs from Changchun to get to the Changbaishan resort which you would assume was close to the mountain. But it took hours more and three different buses to get to the mountain. The crowds at the bus changes and at the mountain were insane, like Disneyland at peak times but worse. It made it very easy to... More 

Thank JMT1112
Aiea, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 298 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016

It was the dead of winter when we visited, but we lucked out and were able to at least see frozen over Heaven Lake. But, it was cold, windy and you were lucky to be able to stand outside for more than 10 - 15 minutes before heading to the warm-up shack/snack area. It was a fairly long bus ride... More 

1 Thank Shaka_Frank
Pontianak, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016

if you were to traveling to this area/province. please dont skip this mountain. though it was quite far from anywhere. but its a must visit. guarantee you will never regret it.

Thank kartono_huang
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015

I had two days in Changbai in case the weather was bad for one day. I planned to visit the North area and south area. The weather was bad so I only got to see the north area, which has the famous large waterfall. The park entry system is complex, even with basic Chinese. You need multiple tickets, and there... More 

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