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Harbin Snow & Ice Festival

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As one of China's largest winter events, the Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival is a must-see attraction. Each year thousands of workers recreate famous landmarks and other buildings using crystal-clear blocks of ice from the local river. During our three days’ visit, we will view the amazing sculptures in Harbin Ice and Snow World; experience local activities like ice sloping and ice boating on the frozen Songhua River; experience the Russian influences of the region by walking through Central Street and St. Sophia Church; and meet the big cats at the Siberian Tiger Park. 

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Depart: Friday, January 22, 2021

Return: Sunday, January 24, 2021


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Tibetan Buddha Festival


The Tibetan Buddha Festival is a traditional religious festival. It is held from the fifth day of the first month to the sixteenth day of the first month of the Tibetan calendar. This year’s festival starts on February 16, 2021.

There are more than one million Tibetans living in northwest China’s Qinghai province. Celebrating the Buddha Festival is one of the most important events among Tibetans. Our tour starts in Xining, the capital of Qinghai Province, where we will visit the 400-year-old Taer Monastery and Tibetan Museum. Then we will travel to Tongren, 168 km from Xining, where we will celebrate the Tibetan Buddha Festival with the locals, participate in the Grand Buddha worship activity, and appreciate the Tibetan Tangka Painting Art. 

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Depart: Thursday, February 18, 2021 

Return: Sunday, February 21, 2021 

This trip has been CANCELED.



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