Harbin Tour Ideas
Impacted by the convergence of cold air from Japan Sea and cold air stream from Lake Baikal, the snow at Heilongjiang's Snow Town (Shuangfeng Forest) can last as long as 7 months with the thickness of up to 7 feet (2 meters) tall, making it the largest snow mass in China with highest degree of viscosity. You will see pure white snow falling in the wind to take shapes of curious objects. This two days private tour of small-group up to 4 will show you the best place to enjoy snowy winter scenery.
<p>Harbin, originally a Manchu word meaning a place for drying fishing nets grew from a small rural settlement on Songhua River back to become one of the largest cities in Northeast China. In 1897, after Chinese eastern railway was build and the October Revolution of 1917 succeeded, many Russians and Europeans move to Harbin and built houses, schools, and shops in Harbin so, at that time, Harbin became an international city. Harbin local culture is fundamentally Han culture, combined with Manchu and Russian cultures. This combination of cultural influences impacted local architectural style, food, musics, and customs. On this tour, you will immerse yourself in historical and cultural Harbin to discover the city through the eyes of locals.</p>
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