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Location of Harbin Municipality in Heilongjiang Province
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Harbin, also called Ha'rbin or Haerbin, is the capital city of Heilongjiang, a northeast province of China. In recent years, Harbin is well-known worldwide for Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival, Harbin Summer Music Festival and Harbin International Beer Festival. Harbin Ice Festival makes Harbin become China's coolest ice city for winter holiday trip.


Governing 12 districts and 10 counties, Harbin Municipality has a population of 9,873,743 and 4,754,753 of whom lives in the city proper of Harbin. Administrative divisions as below:

  • Daoli District
  • Nangang District
  • Daowai District
  • Xiangfang District
  • Pingfang District
  • Songbei District
  • Hulan District
  • Acheng District
  • Shuangcheng
  • Shangzhi
  • Wuchang
  • Yilan County
  • Fangzheng County
  • Bin County
  • Bayan County
  • Mulan County
  • Tonghe County
  • Yanshou County

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