Harbin Polarland is the first theme park based entirely around polar animals in China is extremely proud of the modern habitats, advanced design and interactive environments which aim to provide a dream-like experience for visitors as they tour the world of polar wildlife. Harbin Polarland is split into a number of sections, each of which has their own appeal. Cetacean bay for example is a must-see for anyone interested in sea-mammals. South Pole Penguin Island, North Pole Animal Family and Sea Lion Kingdom are extremely popular. In total, the park exhibits over 600 varieties of rare polar ocean animals from all over the world with a total number of 10,000.
An underwater Shark Railway recreates the ocean at a depth of 1000 meters, but for visitors who like their sharks more active, Harbin Polarland puts on shark dances alongside sea-lion shows.
Getting there: free busses leave from the Wangjiang Hotel at 9.30am, 10.30am, 1.30pm and 2.30pm. and from the Science and Technology Museum (Kejiguan) every fifteen minutes between 8.30am and 3.30pm. Publis Bus routes: 29, 80, 85 will also take you there.