4 Days Beijing to Harbin Winter Tour by Bullet Train

In this Harbin 4 Days Tour, we will travel to Harbin from Beijing by bullet train. During the tour, we will experience one of the coldest winter in China, explore an ice sculptures world in Harbin Ice Festival, enjoy different ice activities, have an exciting skiing experience at Jihua Ski Resort, and learning the history and culture of this ice city. Travel back to Beijing by bullet train at the end of the tour.

Highlight

  • Experience local Harbin Ice Festival
  • Explore an ice kingdom made by all different ice sculptures
  • Explore the largest Orthodox Church in China
  • Enjoy different ice activities
  • Exciting skiing experience at Jihua Ski Resort
  • Visit the largest underground shopping mall in Harbin

Brief Itinerary

  • Day 1:Beijing to Harbin (Bullet Train)
  • Day 2:Harbin City Tour
  • Day 3:Harbin – Jihua Ski Resort
  • Day 4:Departure Harbin to Beijing (Bullet Train)

Full Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Harbin

Sightseeing and Activities: Beijing to Harbin by Bullet Train
Accommodation:
New Hengji Business Hotel Harbin
Holiday Inn City Center Harbin
Shangrila Hotel Harbin
Meals: none

Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Beijing early in the morning. Then transferred to Beijing Railway Station or Beijing South Railway Station and take the bullet train from Beijing to Harbin (About 8-hours). Your local tour guide will wait you outside the Harbin Railway Station, and transfer you to the hotel.

You can explore the city or take a rest at the hotel by yourself for rest of the day.

Day 2:Harbin City Tour

Sightseeing and Activities: St.Sophia Church; Central Street; Sun Island Snow Sculpture Art Expo; Siberian Tiger Park; Harbin Ice and Snow World
Accommodation:
New Hengji Business Hotel Harbin
Holiday Inn City Center Harbin
Shangrila Hotel Harbin
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Driver and Guide Service: Today we will start our tour at the largest Orthodox church in the Far East –St.Sofia Church.

Then have walk on the Central Street to find some facts about Harbin’s history and culture. Move to the Sun Island Park where the Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo is held every winter and you can see various awesome snow sculptures featuring different cultures.

Later, transfer to the Siberian Tiger Park where we’re caged in a specially protected bus to see the tigers and lions.

In the late afternoon, transfer to explore the highlight of the Harbin Ice Festival – the Ice and Snow World (no guide service in the park for group of less than 5 people). You will indulge in this winter wonderland, marvel at the magnificent exquisitely-detailed, gigantic ice sculptures. View fabulous creations of notable buildings and monuments of different architectural types and styles, figures of animals, people, mythical creatures, ice slides and lanterns. When evening sets in, multicolored lights illuminate the sculptures, creating a breathtaking display of these icy works of art. Transfer back to your hotel and free evening.

Day 3:Jihua Ski Resort Skiing Tour

Sightseeing and Activities: Jihua Ski Resort
Accommodation:
New Hengji Business Hotel Harbin
Holiday Inn City Center Harbin
Shangrila Hotel Harbin
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Driver & Guide Service: About 08:00 am, we will drive about 2 hours to the Jihua Ski Resort.You will enjoy skiing there (ski fee is at your own expense. Ref. CNY180/ 2hours, CNY240/4 hours).

Late afternoon, drive back to Harbin and free evening.

Day 4:Departure Harbin By Bullet Train

Sightseeing and Activities: Heilongjiang Provincial Museum; Hongbo Square;
Accommodation: none
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Today we will explore the Heilongjiang Provincial Museum, which has the exhibition area of 3,000 square meters and the relics storage building of the same size.

Later we will turn to the largest underground shopping mall in Harbin, Hongbo Square.

After lunch, your guide will transfer you to Railway Station and take the afternoon 8-hour bullet train to Beijing.

End of the travel service

Service included

  • Hotels as listed in the itinerary
  • Meals as listed in the itinerary
    Daily Lunch Location Options (choose one): A: Dumplings at famous Harbin dumpling restaurant: The Oriental King Dumpling B: Self-serve hot pot restaurant C: Barbecue buffet restaurant
    Lunch Drink Options (choose one): A: Harbin Beer B: Juice)
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle for transfers & sightseeing with skilled driver
  • Private English speaking tour guides
  • Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the itinerary
  • Government taxes and service charges
  • Round trip bullet train tickets: Beijing to Harbin & Harbin to Beijing

Service excluded

  • Airfare, tax and fuel surcharge
  • International airfare or train tickets
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels, if not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals and services other than mentioned in the itinerary
  • Optional tours
  • International Travel Insurance
  • All tips to guides and drivers
  • Excess luggage charges
  • Personal expenses
  • Visa fees

Note:

The quotation is different for China Public Holidays. For instance, Chinese Spring Festival,Tomb-sweeping Festival, Labor Day, Dragon-boat Festival, Mid-autumn Festival, China National Day, etc. Please note that we reserve the right to make some necessary alterations caused by accidental forces. In this case, any increase or reduction of the tour cost will be calculated and we will deal with it accordingly.