China Highlights & Harbin Ice Festival | 13 Day Intrepid Tour | Great for Solo Travellers

Get the full experience of modern, rural and cultural China on this sensational small-group adventure.

Get a taste of China on this cultural and ice-filled adventure. Travel from modern Shanghai to old Beijing, exploring bustling Xi'an on the way with the Great Wall and Terracotta Warriors just a couple of highlights on offer. Delve beneath the surface of this massive country, discovering gourmet delights and learning about Chinese lifestyles and traditions. Then embrace the frozen glory of a Chinese winter and head north-east to experience the Harbin International Ice & Snow Festival in all its winter wonder. From Beijing head to the remote north of the country to discover a city shaped by Russian as well as Chinese culture and experience a festival that’ll take your (frozen) breath away.

13 Day Tour from $3,420*pp, twin share

Start: Shanghai, China | Finish: Beijing, China

Group size: Min 1, Max 12

Departure Dates

Departing: 28 December 2019 | Finishing: 09 January 2020

Departing: 12 February 2020 | Finishing: 24 February 2020

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Highlights

  • Like everything it does, China’s ancient history is on an epic scale – see it when face-to-face with thousands of Terracotta Warriors (or thousands of local tourists at the Forbidden City!)

  • Exploring the narrow alleyways of Shanghai's nearby water town of Xitang, you can imagine a life long lost to modernity

  • Escape to the countryside, overnight near the Great Wall at a family run guesthouse, and see this iconic structure without the masses

  • Built to accommodate Russian engineers working on the Trans-Siberian Railroad in the 19th century, discover Harbin’s Russian and Jewish heritage on a guided walking tour

  • Experience Harbin’s International Ice and Snow Festival, a vast winter wonderland of the biggest and most elaborate ice sculptures in the world

  • Tour the festival with a local guide during the day and again at night, when the frosty re-creations of famous buildings, monuments and characters are lit up in technicolour

  • Train travel is intrinsic to Chinese life. Bunk up with locals and other travellers on an overnight sleeper train from Beijing to Harbin, and experience a high speed train back the other way.

    Contact Ronny on 02 8330 8858 for full itinerary details.


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Ronny’s TOP TIP # This is the perfect trip for solo travellers who want an authentic cultural experience whilst amongst the company of like minded travellers from around the globe.

Contact Ronny for more details 02 8330 8858 or ronny@metrotravel.com.au

*Terms and Conditions. Valid for new bookings only. Valid for travel on dates specified. Prices, offers and inclusions are strictly subject to availability and can change at any time, without notice. Booking, payment and cancellation conditions apply. SUPPLIER: Intrepid