Harbin Ice and Snow World enjoys record breaking tourist boom
Updated : 2019-02-14
By ( chinadaily.com.cn )
Harbin Ice and Snow World, the world's largest theme park of its kind, received 200,000 tourists during the Chinese Spring Festival holidays, marking a record number of visitors for the same period compared to previous years.
According to a resident travel and tourism consumption report jointly released by tourism service providers Tongcheng Yilong and Tongcheng Guolyu, Harbin Ice and Snow World was one of the four most popular theme parks in China over the holidays, along with Shanghai Disney Resort, Deshun Chuanloard Holiday Manor, and Zhuhai Chimelong International Circus City.
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Harbin Ice and Snow World. To celebrate the milestone, this year’s architectural designs were inspired by the park’s evolution over the past 20 years, with depictions of iconic landscapes and architectures from each previous year’s festival.
Harbin Ice and Snow World covers an area of 600,000 square meters, with 110,000 cubic meters of ice and 120,000 cubic meters of snow used.
In addition to its famed ice and snow landscapes, there were three folklore performances staged at the park each night from Feb 1 to 10, adding to the festive atmosphere and delighting visitors.
A folklore performance is staged at Harbin Ice and Snow World on Feb 9. [Photo/Chinanews.com]
The autumn schedule for power grid maintenance in Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province concluded on Oct 30.
The High People’s Court of Heilongjiang province officially launched Thunderbolt Action.
About 10 government departments in Daoli district, Harbin, Heilongjiang province, carried out joint enforcement June 1 to remove more than 20 illegal constructions with a total area of over 2000 square meters to advance an expropriation project.
Harbin has seen a dramatic reduction in traffic congestion, according to statistics released by Amap, a Chinese navigation service provider.