The Sun Island scenic area is located on the north bank of Songhua River, which is surrounded by swamps. It is the only wetland scenic area located in the center of the city, covering an area of 38 square kilometers.
It has been designated a "National Scenic Area", a 5A scenic spot and a State water recreation destination. It has also been granted the China Habitat Environment Award and named by the Council of the United Nations as a Model United Nations FOUN Ecological Island.
Its unique natural beauty and romantic northern European style are well known. The newly-constructed Yu Zhixue Museum, Russian art galleries, North China Fine Arts Museum, Museum of Art Sun Island, Harbin Ice and Snow Culture Exhibition and Sun Island Russian painting art exchange base for visitors, brings out the cultural charms of the city. During the hot summer, Sun Island Snow Museum of Art can help visitors enjoy the magic of ice and snow. In summer, the region welcomes green grass and forests, blooming flowers and migrating birds - providing feeding and breeding areas. In winter, the annual China Harbin Sun Island Snow Sculpture Art Expo is held on Sun Island, Harbin. Many domestic and international snow sculpture competitions take place there. Activities include dog sledding, a snow slide ring, snow bikes, and snowmobiles.
Add: No 3 Jingbei Road, Harbin, Heilongjiang province
Opening hours: 8:00 – 17:00
Bus: No 29/54/85/88/346
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