Yabuli International Ski Resort in Northeastern China
Yabuli International Ski Resort, a National 4A-Level Scenic Area, lies 200 kilometers east of Harbin and 120 kilometers west of Mudanjiang in Shangzhi City, Helongjiang Province. It is the best ski resort and the biggest comprehensive snow training center in China, which was built during Qing Dynaty
Xi'an, China, January 22, 2015 (Newswire.com) - Yabuli International Ski Resort was originally built in 1980 and is affiliated with Heilongjiang Physical Culture and Sports Commission. In 1996 the 3rd Winter Asian Games was held here along with numerous the National Winter Games and other national and provincial competitions. Now it serves as the primary training venue for China’s national teams. It also has a trail vertical drop from 200 meters to 1, 200 meters with an average drop of 700 meters.
The whole ski resort is surrounded by mountains with dense forest and and thick snow, being the spectacular scenery. The resort consists of two main ski areas: the competitive section and the leisure skiing section. What worth mention is the alpine competitive skiing section which reaches an altitude of 1,374 meters .While in the leisure skiing section, the highest altitude is only about 1,000 meters which is comparatively safe for leisure skiing. There is also a German built slide where tourists can enjoy sliding down from the top of the snowy mountain. Doing skiing on the slide is easy and safe, bringing skiers a thrilling experience.
Except for the high mountains, the resort also provides great skiing with snow of high quality. The lowest temperature is -47.2 F. in winter there and snow falls down for a long period of about 170 days because of the high elevation. The snow is neither too hard nor too powdery, on which tourists can enjoy a pleasant ski. The period from November to late March of the next year is the best time to ski at Yabuli Ski Resort.
Having enjoyed the ski for your Harbin tour, visitors can also take advantage of some other entertainment facilities at the resort, such as the mini golf course, tennis court, turf courts, hot-air balloons, and so on. The combination of activities, the beautiful forest and comfortable facilities offer tourists a relaxing and fun vacation.
Seen not only from the quantity, length, and the drop of the ski runs but also from the facilities and service level, Yabuli International Ski Resort can be said to be the best ski resort in China and the best place to hosts professional skiing competitions. It’s absolutely a must for the China tours of skiers.