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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Far on the mountains bordering North Korea in Jilin Province lies this volcanic crater lake.... in a good weather day it looks magical right as in the photo.... The way there takes many hours, and the weather is often unfavorable (pay attention to check well...More

1  Thank Aga S
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

[disclaimer: This is the same review I posted before, as there are two entries for Changbaishan, and I think my review might be helpful.] North slope: First you take a bus to a interchange "station" from where you take buses to other places. To go...More

2  Thank ankyfire
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

There are 4 points of view to the lake. North, south, east, and west. From China you can go to the North, south or west. Only from North Korea can one get a view from the east. I went to the west and south (south...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Way too many people, and you wait in the queue for a bus for the privilege of waiting in another queue for an (added cost) Jeep to see it. But it is fantastic! Really beautiful place.

1  Thank Gidon J
Reviewed 12 October 2017

To go Harbin, many peoples would think of the cold winter time from mid Nov to the Chinese New Year in order to see the ice. Instead you had better go in the summer time as it gives you another insights. You can wear comfortably...More

2  Thank RayChan_HongKong
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Causal work visit back in 2012. Unfortunately there was a lot of trash in the area and very disorganized

Thank Federico C
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Rewarded with the magnificent view of the frozen heavenly lake after 1442 steps from the south side. Totally worth the effort.

1  Thank Dongdongsg
Reviewed 11 May 2017

It was a warm, spring day when we hired thick, winter coats near the entrance to this enormous national park. The sheer scale of the entrance area hints at just how busy this park must get at certain times of the year, but when we...More

5  Thank Hydrogeologist
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We traveled from Yanji by hiring a private mini van; 1500 RMB and it was well worth it. The round trip took about three hours each way, so we left 5am and had breakfast at the entrance of the park (the park opens at 8:30...More

Thank retiredhaha
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Woke up very early in the morning as we foresee there is a lot of people. You to pay entrance fees to the park and take a bus to another location and pay separate mini van ride to the top of the mountain. Lake was...More

2  Thank Ap_cZ
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Hi, september and october
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According to people I met there, south slope is closed.
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