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Address: North bank of Songhua River, Songbei District, Harbin 150000, China
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One Day Private Tour: Winter Highlights of Harbin Including Manchurian-Han...
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Private City Tour of Harbin in Winter
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Harbin Ice And Snow Festival Private Day Tour

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Worth the trip once

We went to the festival and visited the ice and snow exhibitions / parks, while we lived in Beijing. It is definitely worth going to. Flights from Beijing were ~$100 roundtrip... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Beijing, China
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the festival and visited the ice and snow exhibitions / parks, while we lived in Beijing. It is definitely worth going to. Flights from Beijing were ~$100 roundtrip and the flight is under an hour. We stayed at the Shangri-la and the parks were only about a 15 minute drive from there. There is no comparison to... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not a fan of cold weather, ice, snow, having to wear a billion and one layers and still feel cold...you get the idea, and the thought of spending an entire day in -20 degrees whilst in Harbin was my idea of a nightmare. However, Harbin's Ice and Snow World was a pleasant surprise to say the least. Now only... More 

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Harbin, China
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you ever have the opportunity to visit the Harbin China Ice and Snow Festival I highly recommend it as one of the truly awe inspiring works of art by the locals. The details in the sculptures are simply amazing along with the size and overall extents of the two exhibition areas. The weather is usually bone chilling cold so... More 

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Harbin, China
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

rhis was a very unique experience for me and a group of friends at the ice festival. It was a whole village of ice buildings with different coloured lighting inside to make the structures look more real and beautiful. We went inside buildings to further check them out. The slides down the exits of some buildings were popular as well... More 

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

I went to the harbin ice and snow world. It is nice and definitely a must to visit especially with children. The ice world is well lighted and must go at night to enjoy it. However, getting a cab out from the park is difficult or even impossible. You need to prebook a cab for the whole trip or you... More 

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24 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

It was worth the 150rmb to experience very cold temperature which is -10 degrees. I went there with my family(3 kids) end of September. We saw some ice sculptures and had fun rides inside. My kids enjoyed the slides. I wish they had ice skating where we can rent pair of shoes for ice skating so we could have stayed... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Harbin was extremely cold but it was definitely worth the visit. We went in the afternoon so we could see the sculptures during the day and when it was lit up at night. It was so cold we had to step into a store and warm up every 30 mins. We even saw people making ice sculptures too! Highly recommended!

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Harbin, China
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18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is actually two separate venues billed as one event that charge separates entrance fees. So far I've only been able to visit the Ice Festival grounds and they were stunning! Also, incredibly cold because, duh, you're surrounded by giant blocks of ice! The year I went there were impressive ice castles, ice sledding ramps, and even a copy of... More 

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Orange, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Greatest place to see and marvel at .Also lots of family activities on the frozen river. Although it was crowded, the people were very friendly and courteous. We were surprised there were very few westerners there. I plan to go back again and take more family with me.

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Harbin, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Wrap up well! There are places to warm up inside. Plenty of buses go over the bridge. 125 from Daoli district. We walked back over the frozen river to the other side of the river as we went to snow world during the day. Ice festival is better at night. Amazing places both of them. Spectacular!

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