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Mar 3, 2017
“Harbin Explored! ”
Feb 13, 2017
“Only spent one day but packed a lot in!”
We offer small group tours to famous sights and off the beaten track places in Harbin. Led by an American expat and a Harbin local, our tours give you the chance to experience Harbin like a local.
Harbin, China
+86 138 9577 3289
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Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

We only had 2 days, but we packed a whole lot in. Thanks to our guides Hannah and Laurel we had a very enjoyable weekend. We loved the ice and snow festivals and also managed to get a good feel for the city visiting a...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

We visited Harbin in January and despite only being able to spend one day in the city we were able to see a lot thanks to having a driver and guides to advise us on what to do and see! We were left to wander...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2017

We spent 2 half days with Laurel and Hannah going to two Ice and Snow festivals, the Tiger Safari and exploring old Harbin. With the extreme cold in Harbin, we were always grateful to see the ladies waiting for us at the exits with hot...More

Thank mad4bags
Reviewed January 14, 2017

We had been to Harbin a year prior so knew exactly what we wanted help with. We are from New Zealand but currently reside in Shanghai. Hannah and Laurel met us promptly at our hotel, walked us to the Church of Saint Sophia, via a...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed March 19, 2016

We had a great time in Harbin and Explore Harbin put together a fabulous tour agenda for us - we loved loved loved the ice buildings, ice sculptures, snow sculptures & buildings, the ice lanterns, the tiger park, the fun on the frozen river and...More

3  Thank travelbyRosie
Hannahm13, Owner at Explore Harbin, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2016

Thanks for your feedback, and I'm so sorry to hear that your experience was not what you hoped it would be. For our tours of the Ice Festival venues and the Siberian Tiger Park, we normally do not go inside the venues with our guests....More

Reviewed January 22, 2016

For a very long time we had planned to go to the Harbin Ice Festival so it was so important to get the right tour package, guide and price and we did just that. We contacted Explore Harbin and I am so glad we did....More

3  Thank FragranceExpressuk
Reviewed December 31, 2015

Hannah was very kind enough to accommodate my last minute changes in date due to sickness. Also was very kind to help arrange a camera for my use as mine had stopped working due to extreme cold. Highly recommend!

Thank Vineetj07
Reviewed November 28, 2015

Thanks to Hannah and Laurel I had a great time in Harbin. I especially enjoyed the Siberian Tiger Park, the Russian Manor, Incl. a dance performance, the Synagogue museum and St. Sophia church. Hannah and Laurel were very knowledeable about the city and its history....More

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Reviewed October 26, 2015

Over the October holiday Hannah and Laurel treated us to a fantastic 3 day Harbin adventure!!! The gals went above and beyond the call of duty!!! They went out of their way to show us a wonderful panorama of this lovely city. Their attention to...More

Thank Pat T
Reviewed March 24, 2015

I would highly recommend Explore Harbin for anyone traveling to Harbin. Hannah and Laurel were organized, knowledgable and friendly. The communication was wonderful. They promptly responded to my email inquiry and set up my tours. They were able to show me some fabulous highlights of...More

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May 24, 2016|
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Response from Vineetj07 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lily Recommend only 1 night for Harbin Ice festival (perhaps 3-4 hours if you can withstand -25 degrees). best regards Vineet
November 10, 2015|
Response from Hannahm13 | Property representative |
Hello! Great to hear you are coming to Harbin. Please send us an email at the address listed on our Trip Advisor page. I tried posting the address in my response here, but the page won't let me write an email address. Let... More