Day 01 / Fly to Beijing
Enjoy onboard entertainment and meals.
Day 02 / Arrive Beijing (D)
Arrive in Beijing , China’s capital city. Welcomed by your guide at the airport, you will be escorted to your hotel for check-in. Afterwards transfer to dinner. At night enjoy free time on Wangfujing Street.
Day 03 / Beijing to Harbin (B/L/D)
After breakfast visit The National Museum and Olympic Park, also known as the “Bird Nest” for the 2008 Summer Olympic, then visit the 798 Art Zone, after lunch transfer to airport for flight to Harbin. Welcomed by your local guide at the airport, you will be escorted to dinner then transfer to hotel for check-in.
Day 04 / Harbin (B/L/D)
Start today’s tour with the visit to Sun Island Park. Where the Sun Island Snow sculpture Art Expo is held every winter, when the whole island is covered with snow, that is the best time to take part in the famous Snow Carving Festival here. Afterwards, visit Heilongjian Provincial Museum. After lunch drive further north to see the Siberian Tiger Park. Where we will drive through the park in a protected vehicle to view the extremely rare and highly protected tigers.
Day 05 / Harbin (B/L/D)
Today we will visit the city landmark of Harbin – St. Sophia Church. It is the largest Eastern Orthodox Church in China as well in the Far East. It has the height of 53.3 meters and has an area of 721 square meters. Head over to Songhua River to enjoy more winter festivities and watch locals do swimming performances in the ice cold river, then head to Zhaolin Park to watch the marvelous Ice Lantern Expo. Tonight you will have your highlight activity in Harbin – enjoy the Ice and Snow Festival – an ice fairyland on earth, to appreciate the magical and extraordinary ice lanterns and sculptures with colorful lights at night.
Day 06 / Harbin to Shanghai (B/D)
Morning visit to Hongbo Square – the largest underground shopping mall in Harbin. A former air-shelter built in 1960. Afterwards transfer to airport for flight to Shanghai. After dinner transfer to hotel.
Day 07 / Shanghai (B/L/D)
In the morning take a walk on The Bund and a short tour of a Silk Spinning factory to see how Chinese Silk has been produced since the 14 century. Afterwards, you’ll visit the Shanghai Bazaar and Yu Yuan Garden, the most famous garden in Shanghai. After lunch, visit the Shanghai’s Museum.
Day 08 / Shanghai (B/L/D)
Today our first stop will visit the tallest TV Tower in Asia – Oriental Pearl TV Tower. 468 meters high the third tallest tower in the world. After wards, we will drive to Zhujiajiao, a town with over 1,000 years of history featuring river s, bridges, old streets and gardens. After lunch enjoy a boat ride on the canal, later you’ll take a stroll in Xintiandi, a car-free shopping, eating and entertainment district.
Day 09 / Shanghai to Hometown (B)
After breakfast, you will have free time until your transfer to the airport for flight back home.