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Tour Overview

Discover the captivating allure of Northeast China through this immersive 10-day journey. Northeast China, rich in history and natural wonders, beckons you with a blend of cultural exploration and breathtaking landscapes.

Begin in Harbin, where Stalin Park’s tranquility sets the tone. Dive into Russian charm at Volga Manor and witness Siberian tigers up close. Ascend Changbai Mountain for awe-inspiring views, delve into imperial splendor in Shenyang, and savor the coastal beauty of Dalian. Uncover diverse cultural gems and embrace nature’s wonders on this unforgettable adventure.

Highlights of this tour:

1. Begin in Harbin with a riverside stroll in Stalin Park, soaking in serene views and the iconic Flood Control Monument.
2. Immerse yourself in a Russian-themed oasis, exploring Volga Manor’s gardens, cathedral, and captivating cultural experience.
3. Get up close with Siberian tigers at the park, a thrilling encounter with these magnificent creatures.
4. Ascend Changbai Mountain to witness Heaven Lake’s breathtaking beauty, and explore Julong Spring and Changbai Waterfall’s natural wonders.
5. Step into the grandeur of the Shenyang Imperial Palace, unveiling China’s imperial history and intricate architecture.
6. Discover Shenyang’s blend of tradition and modernity at Manchurian Street, a vibrant hub of local culture.
7. Visit Dandong’s Red Beach, a stunning wetland expanse, and offer prayers at a local temple for fishermen’s safety.
8. Explore Dalian’s Lushun Military Port, East Jiguanshan’s views, and Xinghai Square’s sculptures, capturing the city’s essence.
9. If visiting between Oct-Nov, Dalian’s ginkgo trees add a golden touch to your exploration.
10. Reflect on diverse adventures as you depart, cherishing moments of cultural immersion, natural beauty, and historic significance.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Upon your arrival in Harbin, you will be warmly greeted by your guide and driver. The adventure begins as you're transferred to Stalin Park, a serene riverside park named after Joseph Stalin. Here, you'll have the opportunity to appreciate the picturesque landscapes and iconic Flood Control Monument.

    Continuing the day's exploration, a car ride along Gogol Street offers glimpses of local life and culture. You'll stop at Alekseev Church Square, a charming area where you can admire the architecture and soak in the atmosphere. The journey then leads to Central Street, a bustling pedestrian avenue lined with shops, cafes, and historic buildings. While visiting, you'll catch a view of the magnificent St. Sophia Church, an architectural gem.

    Meal: N/A

    Accommodation: in Harbin

    Harbin Central Street
    Harbin Central Street

  2. Today, you'll venture to Volga Manor, a Russian-themed resort with beautifully landscaped gardens, exquisite architecture, and a cultural experience that transports you to another world. You'll also explore St. Nicholas Cathedral, a stunning religious site, and the historic Pavlov Castle, resonating with tales of the past.

    Volga Manor in Harbin
    Volga Manor

    For those interested, you can partake in the creative experience of painting a traditional Russian doll, capturing memories of your journey. In the afternoon, the Siberian Tiger Park awaits, offering an unforgettable opportunity to witness these majestic creatures up close.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Harbin

  3. Begin the day by admiring the grandeur of Harbin Grand Theater, an architectural masterpiece, from the outside. The journey then takes you to the Harbin-Manzhouli railway, a significant historical landmark, evoking the region's history and connection.

    Harbin Grand Theater
    Harbin Grand Theater

    Before leaving Harbin, explore Russia Boutique for a unique shopping experience. After savoring a delightful lunch, you'll embark on a scenic drive to Dunhua, a destination that promises its own unique charm and exploration opportunities.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Dunhua

  4. Today's adventure takes you to the stunning Changbai Mountain. Ascend to its peak to witness the breathtaking beauty of Heaven Lake, a serene and awe-inspiring natural wonder. The exploration continues with visits to Julong Spring, a crystal-clear mountain spring, and Changbai Waterfall, a powerful cascade surrounded by lush landscapes.

    Changbai Waterfall
    Changbai Waterfall

    As the day comes to a close, the journey proceeds to Erdaobaihe Town, with the possibility of witnessing the vibrant red leaves of Wuhua Mountain if you're traveling between September and October.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Erdaobaihe

  5. After a hearty breakfast, the road leads to Tonghua, a city of unique character and charm. Here, you'll have the chance to savor a delicious lunch before continuing the journey to Shenyang. The bustling Zhongjie Commercial Street awaits, offering a blend of shopping, dining, and local culture.

    Upon arrival in Shenyang, you'll have the opportunity to indulge in local specialties and then check into your hotel for a well-deserved rest.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Shenyang

    Shenyang Zhongjie Commercial Street
    Zhongjie Commercial Street

  6. Immerse yourself in Shenyang's cultural heritage as you visit the Shenyang Imperial Palace, a historic imperial residence that provides a glimpse into China's imperial history. As you stroll through its intricate halls and courtyards, you'll gain insight into the region's past.

    Shenyang Imperial Palace
    Shenyang Imperial Palace

    Explore Manchurian Street, a vibrant hub where traditional and modern influences blend seamlessly. Alternatively, if the Shenyang Imperial Palace is closed, a visit to Shenyang Tiger Park offers a unique encounter with these magnificent felines. Concluding the day, you'll head to Anshan to continue your journey. Later, drive to Panjin for the night.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Panjin

  7. Uncover the natural beauty of Anshan's Jade Buddha Scenic Area, where lush landscapes and tranquil settings create a perfect backdrop for exploration. The journey then takes you to Dandong, where you'll visit the iconic Red Beach, a breathtaking expanse of red wetlands (available from mid-May to mid-Oct). Take time to explore a local temple, offering prayers for fishermen's safety and well-being.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Dandong

    Dandong Red Beach
    Dandong Red Beach

  8. Experience the charm of Dandong as you explore the Yalujiang Avenue, offering picturesque views and the opportunity to see the historic Duanqiao Bridge. Jinjiangshan Park invites you to take a boat ride on the river, immersing in the scenic beauty that surrounds you.

    The journey continues as you drive to Dalian, a coastal city that promises its own array of attractions and experiences.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Dalian

    Dandong Duanqiao Bridge Yalujiang
    Duanqiao Bridge on the Yalujiang

  9. Your day begins with a visit to Lushun Military Port, an area steeped in history and significance. Take in the views from East Jiguanshan and catch sight of Baiyu Mountain Pagoda from a distance. Explore Xinghai Square and admire the Centuries Sculptures that grace the area. Friendship Square and Zhongshan Square offer insights into Dalian's cultural fabric.

    Lvshun Baiyu Mountain Pagoda
    Baiyu Mountain Pagoda

    If you're traveling between mid-October and mid-November, the ginkgo trees add an extra touch of beauty to your exploration.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Dalian

  10. Savor a leisurely morning to reflect on your incredible journey through Harbin and Northeast China. Your driver will be ready to escort you to catch your flight or train, bidding farewell as you continue to your next destination or return home.

    Embrace the memories of this diverse and captivating adventure!

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: N/A

Tour Price Per Person

The price varies depending on the activity, number of people, travel date, and selected hotel. Please contact us for a specific price.

 

Price Includes

  • 9 nights' accommodation in well-selected hotels;
  • Meals listed in the itinerary;
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle with licensed drivers;
  • Excellent local English-speaking tour guides services as mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Entrance tickets as mentioned in the itinerary;
  • 1 bottle of mineral water per person per day;
  • China Travel Insurance.

Price Excludes

  • Flight/train tickets to Harbin / off Dalian;
  • Any optional activities inside the attractions;
  • Any item not mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Single Room Supplement;
  • All kinds of gratuities for guides, drivers & others.
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