Jilin Overview

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Jilin (吉林; formerly romanized as Kirin or Chilin) is one of the three provinces of Northeast China. Jilin borders North Korea (Rasŏn, North Hamgyong, Ryanggang and Chagang) and Russia (Primorsky Krai) to the east, Heilongjiang to the north, Liaoning to the south, and Inner Mongolia to the west.

Jilin lies in the central part of northeastern China, bordering Russia and North Korea in the east and southeast respectively. Jilin has an area of 190,000 km2 (73,000 sq mi) and a population of 27.3 million. Its capital is Changchun, which lies 113 km (70 mi) west of Jilin City. Jilin is rich in natural mineral deposits with 136 types of minerals, of which 70 have been extracted. Jilin has an abundance of Traditional Chinese medicine resources, with approximately 27,000 kinds of wild plants and 9,000 kinds of medicinal herbs.

Jilin Travel Guide introduces useful information for tourists who want to travel to Jilin including travel tips, attractions, top things to do, tours, weather, climate, food, restaurants, accommodation, transportation, festivals, nightlife, activities, education, shopping, photos and maps.

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Jilin Attractions

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Jilin Tours

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Climate & When to Go

Jilin Weather and Climate describes information with temperature, precipitation, Geography, What Clothes to Wear in Jilin, weather and climate by month, climate graph, 15 days Jilin weather forecast. Find out the best time to visit Jilin and see the season highlights in Jilin. It also tells you what to wear in different seasons and Clothes packing for your Trip to Jilin. [...]

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Festivals and Activities

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Travel Tips

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Useful Maps

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Jilin Accommodation

Jilin Accommodation and Hotels Booking introduces Where to stay in Jilin and the recommended Jilin 5-star luxury hotels, Comfortable 4-star, Economic 3-star and Cheap Hostels recommended by TripAdvisor. [...]

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