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Harbin Ropeway

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Harbin Ropeway, Songhua River, Daoli District, Harbin 150000, China
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Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

This was easy, line wasn’t long and was a great view. Once you reach the other side there’s plenty of options to get to the attractions

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We took the "ropeway" (a state-of-the-art tram) across the frozen river to the Russian Village, and it's a fun way to see the river and all the people ice skating and driving on it!

Thank elissejo
Reviewed March 12, 2018

We rode this on our way to Sun Island. Great view of the frozen river and we were surprised to see some activities on the frozen ice. We also saw people walking across the frozen river. We used the cable car to and from Sun...More

Thank al22tecc
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Fun and great views of the whole Songhua river frozen !!!!! Very pleasant trip to the other side and back.

Thank Kilen518
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

We got frustrated by a lack of taxi driver’s either willingness or ability to take us from Zhongyang street to the Sun Island Snow Sculpture Park. Instead, we walked about 5 minutes west along the river. There we caught the cable car. Cost was ¥50...More

Thank DandFi
Reviewed January 13, 2018

Took this in the winter. We were the only ones I saw for the ride over. Great views. Should have music or a narration of some sort as an option as otherwise the ride felt silent and errie. On the way back we lucked out...More

Thank griffinpaul
Reviewed January 12, 2018

I was in Harbin in the dead of winter. I walked across the Songhua River one way and rode the cableway back. It's gentle ride which takes about 10 minutes and affords excellent views of the frozen river and all the activities which go on...More

Thank BlancheMBrighton
Reviewed December 30, 2017

We used this option to get over the frozen river and enjoyed the experience. There is minimal English but everyone was very friendly and we found it easy to navigate. But be worried that all the Chinese tourists seems to be handing over ID cards,...More

1  Thank Victoria O
Reviewed December 27, 2017

Having visited Zhongyang Street, we saw the cable car and saw it as a definite way to get a great view of the frozen river. Not expensive and we were lucky that we had a driver to take us to the city side and pick...More

Thank AnnaMA2002
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

It is good if you would like to cross the river. I went to Harbin 2-5 Dec. The river was frozen and can walk cross the river by the way it is cold and freeze your feet of course. The price is too high so...More

1  Thank Natthakit L
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