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North bank of Songhua River, Songbei District, Harbin 150000, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If anybody plan to go here, please plan your schedule after 23rd December. The ice sculpture will be complete during his time. As they said, the will only cut the ice when the temperature is drop to -15degree Celsius. You may also go earlier but...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2018

This is our second time we visited the Ice and snow world festival. Same as 3 years ago: AMAZING. The different colors (lights) incorporated into the sculptures is giving an additional touch. Incredible what these artist can make out of ice and snow. Visited the...More

2  Thank Erwin H
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Coming from a tropical country, seeing these huge ice cubes carving; it blew our mind away! Great experience!

1  Thank Dimsum8
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Firstly, it is REALLY COLD!! We had just returned from skiing at Yabuli so we thought we knew what cold was, but this was really bad. Secondly, do buy the little plastic tobaggons from the touts OUTSIDE the attraction. It is much cheaper than if...More

2  Thank BitzyBatsy
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Always wanted to see Harbin in the winter but sub-20 degree temperatures in Dec.kept me at bay. So decided on a side trip from Shanghai. Harbin is a pleasant city - clear skies, broad avenues, less than half the population in Shanghai. Relic Russian architectural...More

1  Thank Charles T
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Harbin is cold in the winter, Siberian, really. So, what better place for a snow and ice sculpture festival. If you have no knowledge of Chinese and no one to help you, good luck in finding the right locations of all the different places. This...More

2  Thank QingdaoAl
Reviewed April 30, 2018

It takes alot of effort to get to Harbin and then sort your plans out for accomodation and visiting the Ice Sculptures and events, but it is really worth going! The scultpures ar beautiful and you wont find anywhere else like it. It takes less...More

1  Thank Beff E
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Freezing cold that my camera and my phone frequently died. Make sure you bring your power bank and heat pack. Not to much activities inside (most of them are for kids - like ice sled etc), but the buildings and the lighting is good. For...More

1  Thank linellintan
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Well, it can be cold, so dress for the weather. Keep your cell phone or camera warm in an inside pocket. I've been living in Harbin, China for a couple years and took in the Ice and Snow World in 2017 and 2018. Admission for...More

4  Thank Steve L
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

This is the worlds largest ice and snow festival. It was amazing to be there and experience this huge event. This city of Harbin, China is the most northern city, with a population over 10 million and close to the Russian border. I live in...More

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August 23, 2018|
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Response from mfr15 | Reviewed this property |
I wish I could answer this question. I know that in some out of the walking path is can be icy or covered with packed snow. I am not sure.
July 26, 2018|
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Response from jennybthomson | Reviewed this property |
They are in 2 different areas of Harbin. We did the snow sculptures in the morning and the ice sculptures in the evening. We spent 3 hours at the snow sculptures. There is coffee shop there so you can warm up. We had the... More
July 8, 2018|
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Response from ROD P | Reviewed this property |
We put a heat packet on the back of the phone to keep it warm. It may not work if too cold.