General speaking the peak tourist season of Harbin is in winter due to the snow scenery and the Ice & Snow Festival. Actually summer is also a nice time to visit the city. If you are mainly interested in the city’s history, traveling there in summer would be nice.
Sophia Church, Central Street, Sun Island Park, Ice & Snow Art Gallery.
AM: In the morning, our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel lobby. After pickup you will be escorted to visit Sophia Church, a typical Byzantine architecture style Orthodox Church built in 1907 by Russian. From the life of the church one will read history of Harbin and even northeast part of China. Afterward you will take a walk along the Central Street, on the street you will meet many old buildings built in various western styles.
Noon: Lunch at local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, we will continue the visit to Sun Island Park. The park area used to be a famous summer resort among local people. And nowadays the park becomes more famous due to the Ice & Snow Art Gallery. In that indoor ice & snow artwork exhibition you will get an impression of the city’s winter. The gigantic ice carvings of buildings, animals, and fantasy figures in the gallery are especially loved by visitors. When your visiting ends, you will be escorted back to hotel.
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.
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 a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.