Did you hear about the Ice City, Harbin? If you yearn and love snow and winter, Harbin will be the best place you must go to!
Harbin is a captivating destination in northeastern China, known for its wonderful ice and snow sculptures. You even can experience a longer winter here! Their winter season typically starts earlier and lasts longer than other cities, its abundant snowfall causes the temperature frequently drops below zero.
Best Place to Visit during Winter in Harbin
A snow-covered wonderland during winter, resembling a fairy tale world full of snow scenic. Houses, trees, streets, and every inch of land are blanketed in snow, making an unbelievable scenery.
The temperature and season here cause this scenic naturally, the trees and plants covered by snow looks like mushrooms, and the rooftops like covered by thick blankets. Visitors can stroll through this village and even stay here for a night to witness the magical beauty of snow.
Ice and Snow World
It is a famous winter theme park located at Harbin which is one of the largest ice theme parks globally. This attraction usually opens during Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival and will showcase astonishing ice and snow sculptures and the theme will be different every year.
You won’t believe that the contemporary architecture, animals, and various scenes in this theme park are almost all made from ice! And the sizes are bigger than what you imagine! When the lights shine on the sculptures, shows a more breathtaking enchantment of the entire park. Additionally, Ice and Snow World also provides a wide range of activities and entertainment such as ice slides, sculpture competitions, ice lantern exhibitions, and more!
Sun Island Snow Sculpture Art Expo
Different from Ice and Snow World, Sun Island Snow Sculpture Art Expo is mainly focused on snow sculptures, and showcases stunning and intricate snow sculptures, displaying the remarkable skills and creativity of snow sculptors. These sculptures encompass various styles, ranging from imitations of ancient architecture and famous landmarks to abstract art. Different scales, sizes, and themes will all show here! But their theme is also once a year and not repeated, so please don’t miss out on the unique arts this winter!
They also offer an opportunity to delve deep into the techniques and history behind snow sculpting art. From traditional snow sculptures to modern innovative works, visitors can witness a diverse array of styles and themes, all crafted from snow, which is awe-inspiring.
Shenyang Imperial Palace
The Shenyang Imperial Palace, also known as the Mukden Palace or Shengjing Palace, is a complex of ancient buildings located in Shenyang City, Liaoning Province, China. As an important historical and cultural heritage site in China, the Shenyang Imperial Palace has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and holds significant importance in understanding ancient Chinese history and court culture. It's an educational and tourist destination, drawing visitors from around the world who come to explore, learn, and appreciate its historical and cultural significance.
Visitors to the Shenyang Imperial Palace can explore traces of the royal life during the Qing Dynasty, visit various exhibition halls, delve into history and culture, and admire precious artworks and relics. Comprising the East, Middle, and West Halls along with numerous auxiliary buildings, the Shenyang Imperial Palace covers a vast area and boasts magnificent and imposing architecture. It showcases the exquisite craftsmanship and lavish decoration of ancient Chinese palace architecture. The carvings, paintings, and architectural structures within the complex reflect the architectural skills and aesthetic styles of that era.
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