This tour gives you a chance to experience the history and culture of China, as well as visiting the Biggest Ice and Snow Festival in the World!
You'll journey north from the modern and ancient city of Shanghai, to Dalian where you'll travel on the bullet train to Shenyang. Then walk in the footsteps of the last Emperor in Changchun before arriving in Harbin to see winter travel experiences like nowhere else on earth.
Harbin offers winter travel experiences like nowhere else on earth: watching winter swimming, ice hotels or dog sledding are just some of the one-of-a-kind experiences. It is also home to the biggest ice and snow festival in the world. The 34th Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival will officially start on 5th January, 2019.
While walking around the venues, you will see world record-sized snow sculptures longer than two football ﬁelds, and many ice buildings, palaces, monuments and statues up to 50 metres tall. These displays are technologically sophisticated, using computer controlled LED and lighting to put on stunning displays of changing colour and design.
The tour will journey to Shanghai, famous for its modem city and ancient culture. Here, you’ll ﬁnd the perfect blend of cultures, the modern and the traditional, and the western and the oriental. You will also discover the cities of Changchun and its Imperial Palace, Shenyang and the history behind its renowned Old Forbidden City. Walk in the footsteps of the last Emperor at the Changchun Imperial Palace, learn about the battle between China & Japan, visit a silk factory, be entertained by a spectacular acrobatic show PLUS much more!
This Tour encompasses the very best of Eastern China during winter.