3 Days Harbin Private Tour for Ice and Snow Festival
Harbin is a city suitable for travelling throughout the year; however, well known as “Ice City”, Harbin is most worthy of your time and money in winter with beautiful snow scenery. This three days tour is a perfect choice for first time visitors to cover all highlights in Harbin City such as Central Street, Saint Sophia Cathedral, Longta Tower, Zhaolin Park, Sun Island, Harbin Polarland, Harbin Ice and Snow World, and Volga Manor. Just pick this tour to give yourself a wonderful time.
Central Avenue, Sidalin Park , Harbin Flood Control Monument, Winter Swimming at Jiuzhan Park, Saint Sophia Cathedral, Longta Tower, Laodaowai, Ice Lanterns at Zhaolin Park, Ice and Snow Festival at Sun Island, Harbin Ice and Snow World, Volga Mano
Attractions: Central Avenue, Sidalin Park , Harbin Flood Control Monument, Winter Swimming at Jiuzhan Park, Saint Sophia Cathedral, Longta Tower, Laodaowai, Ice Lanterns at Zhaolin Park (Lunch)
Our guide and driver will pick you up at 9:00 am from your Harbin downtown hotel. You will start the tour with a walk on the Central Avenue. You will see many old buildings of various styles on this bustling pedestrian street. Then stroll along the Songhua River and arrive at Sidalin Park to see how the locals entertain themselves in cold winter and pay a visit to Harbin Flood Control Monument which was built to commemorate Harbin people’s impressive victory over the great flood in the year of 1957. Next move on to Jiuzhan Park to watch people swim in the icy water, take 1,156-meter long ropeway to have an overall look of the river from the air, experience Russian customs at Russian town. Then continue to visit Saint Sophia Cathedral, a typical Byzantine style Orthodox Church built in 1907 by Russian, and go to Longta Tower which serves as Heilongjiang TV Broadcasting Tower with a height of 336 meters. At last, visit Laodaowai to appreciate Baroque buildings and watch ice lanterns at Zhaolin Park (please note the time to enjoy ice lantern fair is from January 5 to the end of February). At the end of the tour, the guide and driver will transfer you back to your hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel booked by your own
Day 2 Harbin
Attractions: Ice and Snow Festival at Sun Island, Harbin Ice and Snow World (Lunch)
After breakfast, meet your guide and driver at your hotel lobby and drive to Sun Island to enjoy Ice and Snow Festival. You will see many amazing snow sculptures and can participate in snow sports. Next stop is Harbin Polarland, the first amusement park centering on polar animals’ performance in China with the most complete polar animals and animal show. It mainly consists of Daxing’an Mountain, Fisherman’s Wharf, Whale’s Bay, South Pole Penguin’s Island and North Pole Animal’s Home. You will be surprised by what the animals can do. Finally come to Harbin Ice and Snow World. You can appreciate the world’s finest examples of ice art against the dazzling lights. Please keep yourself warm so as to fully enjoy the spectacular scenery. After the whole day tour ends, your guide and driver will drive you back to your hotel to have a good rest.
Accommodation: Hotel booked by your own
Day 3 Harbin
Attractions: Volga Mano (Lunch)
Your guide and driver will meet you at your hotel in the morning and escort you to Volga Mano with about 1 hour driving. It’s a Russian culture themed mansion full of exotic charm. You will have a leisurely time admiring the beautiful Russian styled castles, churches and gardens. You may wonder whether you are really in Russia instead of Harbin. You will feel refreshed in such a picturesque place. After a pleasant time here, you will go back to your hotel.
Our expert consultant will have your booking confirmed in 12 hours. We accept the last-minute booking for most of time even if time is pressing. After your booking is confirmed, we will send you a confirmation email which includes the agreed detailed itinerary with prices.
A small amount of deposit will be charged in advance via PayPal for tour booking (Deposit for tours excluding train/flight/hotel: USD50-USD200; deposit for tours including train/flight: your travel consultant will advise according to group size and itinerary). Balance is acceptable via PayPal at least 3 days ahead of the tour or with cash paid to the tour guide on the tour. Both RMB and hard currency are acceptable.
Our Tour guide
Over 15 years, we had built up a professional guide team. They are 100% guaranteed licensed guide. Apart from been knowledgeable, they are also friendly, fun, attentive, and flexible. Nothing is too difficult or troublesome for them, as they will always try their best to make a pleasant journey for you! You may get new friend after travelling in China!
The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.
Always makes you feel safe and comfortable is the main goal of our service. The vehicles we use are all air-conditioned and kept in good safety and sanitary condition. The drivers we use are all licensed driver with many years driving experience. More attentive, we offer you a free baby seatservice if you travel with your baby.
Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is an important part of Chinese culture. China fits for all budgets. Hotels booked by us include breakfasts. Lunches are arranged at restaurants which are popular among the real locals with good environment (You might be a little worried about using washrooms in China, please rest assured that all restaurants have western style washroom). Dinners are mostly left for yourself to allow you more freedom on your own discovery to local food or having some familiar hometown food.
If you are vegetarian, Muslim, or allergic to any kind of food, please feel free to tell your travel consultant in advance. We will help arrange proper restaurant or food to meet your needs.