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Address: North bank of Songhua River, Songbei District, Harbin 150000, China
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Phone Number: 0451-84658236
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Private City Tour of Harbin in Winter
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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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Hilary B
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Harbin, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW 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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Thank Hilary B
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited 2016 festival and was amazed by the craftsmanship of the sculptures and buildings. Many small ice sculptures created for local and international competitions. Astounding life-size creations of famous buildings (Hagia Sophia, St. Peter's Basilica...). All these ice creations become lit up at night. Dress with MANY layers because it's FREEZING at this time. There are many coffee shops to... More 

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Thank Ming_Di_14
New York City, New York
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Harbin in the winter time is extremely cold, but the ice festive is a once in a lifetime experience. This is a bucket list item that everyone needs to check off their list!

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Thank Jeff L
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83 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the 2015 festival and had an amazing time. It is hard to believe that such huge structures can be made of ice. We took a shuttle from our hotel to the festival but ended up taking the local bus back since we wanted to stay longer. There is plenty to see and we took our time, spending time in... More 

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Thank Joshua H
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153 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was awesome to visit Harbin ice snow world. This place also known as Harbin ice festival and famous in all around the world for its ice sculptures lighting designs etc. After finishing our trip to street and church we wanted to head towards ice festival. There were texi drivers wanted to cheat us in a way as they don't... More 

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Thank Abdul G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this place during summer , it was really nice because only few people were there so we enjoyed our tour within the small park containing small snow castle and architecture , we booked our tickets online 1 day in advance we saved 40 RMB , people working there are really nice moreover most of them speak English

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Thank mahmoud s
Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Visiting the Ice and Snow world was the main reason for my visit in Harbin and it didn't disappoint. Coming from Canada, I'm used to seeing snow and ice sculptures, but nothing compares to Harbin. the structures are over three stories high and show very intricate designs. make sure you dress properly so you can enjoy the site, as there... More 

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Thank M B
Decatur, Georgia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

I thought I'd miss out on the famous Harbin ice palaces b/c it was August. Never fear, this huge enclosed facility has beautiful ice sculptures all year.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Our trip to Harbin was amazing.The snow and ice structures were mind-blowing and visually magnificent and was the highlight of our China trip. We would also recommend a visit to the Siberian Tiger Park

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Thank Shaun T
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Travelled up to Harbin for the Ice and Snow festival as it had been on the hit list for a while. Even more spectacular being there in person than the images can portray. The lighting of the sculptures adds a magical feeling to the place. Need two to three hours at least to take it all in. The food and... More 

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