Experience Harbin Ice Festival & Beijing

Looking to check out the famed Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival and get some time in wintertime Beijing, too? Well, slip on your mittens, traveller, because this six-day adventure has your name all over it. Take in the traditional ice-lantern exhibits, alpine skiing events, and enormous ice sculptures that have made the Harbin festival world-famous over two fascinating days with two days apiece in Beijing before and after. How do you say “winter wonderland” in Mandarin? You’re one step closer to finding out.

  • Duration: 6 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
  • Physical rating: Light
  • Supplier Tour ID: ACHF/165815
  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Starts: Beijing, China
  • Finishes: Beijing, China
  • Age requirement: 12 +
You will Visit
  • Beijing
  • Harbin



Day 1: Beijing

Arrive at any time.


Day 2: Beijing

Visit the famous Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City before boarding an overnight train to Harbin.


Day 3: Harbin

Arrive in Harbin this morning and enjoy a walking tour along central avenue. Later, experience the Ice Festival enjoying the stunning Ice sculptures and sunset over the city. Continue to explore this evening soaking up the colourful winter wonderland and making the most of festival activities such as sledding and skating.


Day 4: Harbin

Enjoy a free morning to explore Harbin. This afternoon visit the beautiful Saint Sophia Orthodox Church, before a dumpling making demonstration and local dinner. This evening, board an overnight train to Beijing.


Day 5: Beijing

After arriving in Beijing this morning, explore the Great Wall – one of China's most iconic structures. Enjoy a final evening in this bustling metropolis.


Day 6: Beijing

Depart at any time.

    • Your Foodie Moment: Dumpling Making Demonstration and Dinner, Harbin
    • Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City guided tour
    • Harbin city tour
    • St Sophia Cathedral visit
    • Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival
    • Great Wall excursion
    • Hotels (3 nts), sleeper trains (2 nts)
    • No meals included
    • Overnight train (beds), private vehicle
    Group Leader
    • English-speaking Chinese Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides
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Tour Highlights:
  • Enjoy the key sites of Beijing
  • Experience the world's largest snow festival
  • Marvel at the snow sculptures and ice lanterns
  • Enjoy ice skating and sledding