Yalu River Border Tourism Zone is located in Ji’an City, facing
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea across Yalu River. Inside the
zone spread unique geographical landscape, where visitors can
appreciate local customs and practices of ethnic characteristics.
The border river, bridge and dam are all open to travelers.
There are many popular attractions around, such as Guodongda Cave,
Cave Complex, Tongtian Cave, Sanjiaotianya Cliff and Daguanyin
Cave. The mountains, peaks, valleys, and ditches are telling the
history of thousand-year deep-cut erosion landscape.
On both banks of the Yalu River are numerous steep triangles fault
rocks, craggy granite cliffs, peaks, exotic river islands and so
How to get there: The zone is not far from Ji’an Bus Station. It takes only 10-20
minutes to walk there. Travelers can also take man-power vehicles
or taxis, normally with a price of 3 yuan.
Ticketing: Admission Free, but it costs 25 yuan to take the sightseeing boat
on the Yalu River.
Local food and dinning
White fish are abundant in the Yalu River in recent years, so you
can have a taste of various fish dishes while enjoying the scenic
area. Usually it takes 20 yuan per Jin (斤in Chinese, a Chinese unit
of weight equal to half kilogram). In addition, the barbecue of
Korean characteristics is highly suggested because of its different
flavor and low price.
Travelers can costomize a tour in Tonghua including Yalu River
Border Tourism Zone.