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Welcome to Changchun

Changchun tourism | Changchun guide

You're Going to Love Changchun

Changchun is the capital of Jilin province in northeast China, and it's the perfect base from which to discover the region's magical scenery and attractions. Once the capital of the Japanese puppet state of Manchukuo, the city is today famous for its automotive and film industries.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Changchun

When to Visit Changchun

Winter is long in Changchun and the countryside is transformed into a snowy paradise from October to April. It's the ideal time to visit for skiing and snowboarding at some of China's top resorts. Plan a summer vacation for visits to the city's museums and for boating and picnics in the park.

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How to Get to Changchun

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Where to Stay in Changchun

Book a room at one of the city's top hotels such as the Hyatt Regency Changchun or the Shangri-La Hotel. Good mid-range options include the South Lake Hotel and June Hotel Changchun.

Popular Neighborhoods in Changchun

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How to Get Around Changchun

The Cost of Living in Changchun

Shopping Streets

Visit People's Square for the city's biggest selection of clothing shops and department stores, or find your favorite brands in the Charter Shopping Center.

Groceries and Other

Look for branches of City Supermarket or Carrefour where you'll pay ¥15 for a dozen large eggs.

Cheap meal
Cheap meal
$4.63
A pair of jeans
A pair of jeans
$84.64
Single public transport ticket
Single public transport ticket
$0.23
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$5.85

Where to Eat in Changchun

Book a table at ZhangChun San Yu ZhuYuan (Zhuo Zhan) for delicious Chinese cuisine, or try the popular Jello Factory if you yearn for a taste of home. Lunch costs just ¥16 in a basic diner, while dinner is ¥198 in one of the city's best restaurants.