Qiqihaer Travel Guide
In Daur's language, Qiqihar means "borderland" or "natural pasture". It is the second largest city of Heilongjiang Province and the municipality directly under its governing. Qiqihar is not only a cultural city with a long history over 300 years but also a new rising city with enormous potentiality to be exploited. As one of the earliest industrial bases of China, it has abundant underground resources and solid industrial foundations. At the same time, Qiqihar is now a new rising tourist city with abundant tourist resources and a long humanitarian history. There are unique natural sceneries, elegant ancient buildings, and antique historic sites, especially Zhalong Natural Reserve which is the world and nation renowned habitat of red-crowned cranes (a species of rare birds in the world), Bright Moon Island surrounded by water with captivatingly beautiful natural scenery, and Longsha Park which has beautiful sceneries of lakes, mountains, and unique pavilions. As a world renowned reserve for water fowls and birds, Zhalong Natural Reserve has attracted numerous red-crowned cranes (a kind of rare bird in the world today) to perch here. Thus, Qiqihar acquires the fame of “Crane City ". The total area of the city is 42297 sq. km.
Area Code: 0452
Zip Code: 161000
Administrative Division: It consists of 7 districts (Longsha, Ang’ang Stream, Iron Peak, Jianhua, Fulaerji, Nianzi Mountain, Melis-Daur districts), one country-rank city (Nehe River city), and 8 counties ( Fuyu, Baiquan, Gannan, Yian, Keshan, Tailai, Kedong, and Longjiang Counties).
Top Things To Do in Qiqihaer
Bright Moon Island is surrounded by Nenjiang River with the total area of only 0.8 square kilometers. It looks like a curved moon in the water, and hence the name of Bright Moon Island. It has been di... [ View Details ]
Overview Buqui Mosquen which is also referred to as Bukui Mosque, is found in the north eastern part of China. It is a popular tourist attraction which rests within the grounds of Qiqihae... [ View Details ]