Yanji Vacations & Travel Packages!
The seat of the Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, Yanji is located in eastern Jilin province in the People's Republic of China. It is a busy hub of trade and transport between China and North Korea. The city is located on the foothills on Mount Baektu. Yanji is a great gateway to the naturally beautiful areas located in the Mount Baektu and can be termed as an excellent halt for tourists in quest of relishing natural beauty.
Places of Interest in Yanji
Changbaishan National Nature Reserve
Located close to Yanji, Changbaishan National Nature Reserve covers an area of around 2,000 square kilometers. It is a large wildlife nature reserve and a part of the UNESCO's Man and Biosphere Program. The reserve offers a large assortment of flora species including 80 species of trees and more than 300 medicinal plant species.
Ranked in the top tier of Chinese universities, Yanbian University is the largest ethnic minority university in northeastern China. The extensive campus of the university is a great place for a stroll. There is a forested hill located at the back of the campus; this hill provides a spectacular view of the city.
Enjoying Pine Mushrooms
The city is famous for pine mushroom. Visitors can visit lots of shops in front of the train station and can buy pine mushrooms.