Harbin Ice Festival

Classic, Beijing to Beijing

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Tour description provided by G Adventures

Officially the Harbin International Ice & Snow Sculpture Festival, this month-long celebration of all that is cold and wonderful is the largest gathering of its kind in the entire world. Ideal for travellers who’ve already crossed China’s other highlights off their lists, this four-day adventure grants you access to the festival’s wintry wonders, including traditional ice-lantern exhibits, alpine skiing events, and the world’s largest ice sculptures. (The tour works as a perfect add-on to further adventures in China, too!)

What’s included

  • Harbin city tour
  • St Sophia Cathedral visit
  • Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Enjoy four days of this month-long celebration
  • Take in the festival's exciting events like alpine skiing and the world's largest ice sculptures
  • Visit st sophia cathedral during an included walking tour


Day 1 Beijing Arrive at the train station by the designated meeting time and meet your CEO and group. Board an overnight train to Harbin. Transport: Basic overnight train (beds)
Day 2 Harbin Arrive in Harbin this morning. Enjoy a walking tour of the city including a visit to St Sofia Cathedral. Included Activities: Harbin City Tour
Day 3 Harbin Enjoy a full day at the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival. Take in the wide array of festival sites before boarding an overnight train to Beijing. Included Activities: Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival Transport: Basic overnight train (beds) (11.00-13.00 hours)
Day 4 Beijing Tour ends on arrival at the train station this morning. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities)