Attractions : And who could forget winter carnival classics like the ice and snow parades, snowmobiles, snow karts, ice-canoe races, dog races, and the International Snow Sculpture Competitions, a perennial favorite that keeps people coming back year after year.
Perhaps winter is the best time to Harbin as there are many winter sports, activities and festivals are held in the city. Harbin is also known as the mecca of world's skiers as it has many skiing schools and excellent ski resorts.
Yabuli is making its name among the world's ski fields. Try your skill on its slopes as well as seeing Harbin's many delights.
: Day1 : Arrive in Harbin (no meals)
--Take the morning flight from Beijing (Shanghai/Hong Kong...) to Harbin at am. --Be met at the Harbin Airport and transferred to the hotel. In the afternoon, pay a visit to the Saint Sofia Church and the Central Street .
--After dinner, you will be heading to the highlight of the Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival Ice Lantern Art Fair . The magical and extraordinary ice lanterns and sculptures have literally made the place an icy fairyland.
--Check into hotel.
--After breakfast, drive to the Sun Island Park to enjoy the enormous ice sculptures.
--Then proceed to the Siberian Tiger Park , where you will be caged in a specially protected bus to visit the tigers.
--After lunch, take part in some ice activities (e.g. take the horse/dog drawn sled etc.), and then visit the Flood Control Monument and the Heilongjiang Provincial Museum.
--In the evening, we will visit the Ice and Snow World - an interesting site which operates each night and features illuminated full size buildings made from blocks of ice.
--About 08:30 am, we will drive 1.5 hrs to the Erlongshan Ski Resort . You will enjoy skiing about 2 hours there.
--After lunch, we will drive back to Harbin to visit the highest steel tower in Asia - Dragon Tower .
Day 4 Harbin/Departure (B)
After breakfast, you will be escorted to the airport for the flight to your next destination.
The hotel(s) of the itinerary is (are) just recommended, we will arrange other similar hotel(s) in the light of actual conditions, such as personal request, occupied or rise in price and etc..
(1.)Pay cash to our tour guide upon your hotel pickup in the morning. Both Chinese RMB and USD are acceptable.
(2.)Transfer the money to tour bank account at least 2 weeks beofore your tour date.
(3.)Pay by Credit Card through Paypal. We will send you the Paypal Invoice. You just need to follow the instructions step by step .
1.Entrance fees and meals as mentioned
2.Private car or van with English speaking guide
A. Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets.
B. Visa Fees.
C. Personal Expenses.
Please Note: Price may vary according to different seasons. You can extend your stay in Harbin after this package finished, we will keep the discount hotel rate for you for the extended days.