This 5-day itinerary covers the highlights of Harbin, such as skiing experience at Yabuli Ski Resort, must-visit attractions in Harbin including Central Street, Sun Island Snow Sculpture Art Expo, Siberian Tiger Park, Harbin Ice and Snow World and etc.
Upon arrive in the exquisite and historic Harbin City in the afternoon, you will be met at the airport/railway station by the local English speaking guide and transferred to the hotel, where the staff will assist you with your check in. Late afternoon, drive to watch the Ice Lantern Art Fair at Zhaolin Park. The magical and extraordinary ice lanterns and sculptures have literally made the park an icy wonderland.
Today guide tour starts from walking through the Central Street on your own pace. And then visit to the Sun Island Park, where the Sun Island Snow Sculpture Art Expo is held every winter and you can see various awesome snow sculptures featuring different cultures. Later transfer to the Siberian Tiger Park, where we're caged in a specially protected bus to see the tigers and lions. In the afternoon, transfer to visit the highlights of the Harbin Ice Festival - Ice and Snow World (leisure on your own in the park) where you stroll through this winter wonderland marvel at the magnificent exquisitely-detailed, gigantic ice sculptures. View fabulous creations of notable buildings and monuments of different architectural types and styles, figures of animals, people, mythical creatures, ice slides and lanterns. When evening sets in, multicolored lights illuminate the sculptures, creating a breathtaking display of these icy works of art.
Snow Sculpture Art Expo
Harbin Ice and Snow World
Drive to Yabuli Ski Resort, the biggest and best ski resort in China, which provides great skiing with high mountains and excellent snow. After lunch you will have many optional things (all at your own expense) to enjoy. You can take the cable car to climb up the summit of the mountain to get a commanding view of the stunning snowscape, then take the longest slideway in the world down the mountain, this is a breathtaking adventure! Also you can take part in some interesting snow activities, such as Alpine skiing, snowmobile driving, tyre sliding, dog sledding or arrow shooting.
Yabuli Ski Resort
Yabuli Ski Resort
Free at leisure in the morning. Around 09.00am, meet the guide and drive about 3 hours to visit Jin Dynasty Shangjing History Museum and the catacombs of the founder of Jin Dynasty (A.D. 1115 -1234) , Wanyanaguda (Wan-yen A-ku-ta, 1068-1123)“ you will have a chance to learn about the local minority’s history. On arrival in Harbin, free at leisure for the rest of the day.
Jin Dynasty Shangjing History Museum
Pick you up from the hotel and transfer you to Harbin Airport or train station for your next destination.