PAGE INCLUDES INFORMATION ON:
THE REGION, CAPITAL CITY, THE RESORT
ABOUT HEILONGJIANG PROVINCE
Heilongjiang Province, located at the northeastern part of China, is named after its biggest river—Heilongjiang River, just like a flying swan in the China map. With a total area of 454 thousand square meters and a population of 38 million, Heilongjiang Province is home to more than 30 minority groups, such as Man Nationality, North Korea Nationality, Mongolia Nationality, Hui Nationality, Daur Nationality, Qroqen Nationality, and Hezhe Nationality. The oil field, cultivated land, forest, prairie, and river make Heilongjiang a magnificent place with natural ecology.
ABOUT HARBIN CITY
Harbin city, provincial capital of Heilongjiang Province, is not only a political, economic and cultural center of Northeastern part of China, but also a mega city with largest area and second largest population among Chinese municipalities. With a total area of 10,198 square meters, urban area accounts for 7,086 square kilometers, governing nine districts and counties (cities). As of May, 2015, Heilongjiang is home to 10.751 million people with census register, a municipal population of 5.53 million, 48 nationalities, of which minority groups reach almost 700,000. The special course of history and geographical location makes Harbin a beautiful city with exotic atmosphere
ABOUT YABULI INTERNATIONAL SKI RESORT
Yabuli International Ski Resort, located at the southeastern part of Harbin and suited at the Zhangguangcai Range of Changbai Mountains, is 197 kilometers away from Harbin and 90 kilometers away from Mudanjiang City. Within the resort, there are mainly three high mountains: Daguokui Mountain with an elevation of 1374.8 meters, Erguokui Mountain with an elevation of 1100 meters, and Sanguokui Mountain with an elevation of 1000 meters.
The WCSnowboarding 2016 will be easily accessible: Fly to Harbin International Airport (HRB).
Once a rider has confirmed their spot, the local organisers will issue a visa invitation. The letter of invitation will both be emailed to each rider, as well as the original letter by post. Each rider is responsible to consult with his/her national team manager to make sure that the Visa criteria for each of the nation are followed. **These criteria may vary from nation to nation!**
AIRPORT TRANSFERS AND SHUTTLE BUS SERVICES
From Harbin Airport, there will be a shuttle service directly to Yabuli Resort.
**Please book shuttle service and accommodation through Yabuli2016@163.com**
Accommodation will be free of charge for riders ranked at the WST Ranking as follows:
Everyone else can book rooms at the either The Avaunce Hotel OR at the Club Med Resort.
For more info on rates CLICK HERE.
Please book shuttle service and accommodation through Yabuli2016visa@163.com