Ice and Snow Festival, Harbin City
8 January 2014
Ice and Snow Festival 2014, Harbin city
If you think about Ice and Snow Festival, most tourists are reminded in Sapporo, Japan held annually. But besides Sapporo, also has the ice and snow festival in Harbin in Heilongjiang Province of China. Also known as the theme park Ice and Snow World is big which this year was held on 30 and began on 5 January 2014, at last.
This year is the 30 anniversary of the event. So every time the splendor of the past including budget for this event is also high. The exhibition area of around 750,000 square meters. An ice carving show, more than 2,000 pieces. The area is divided into zones the highlight is a replica of the carved church Hallgrimskirkja Church, In Reykjavik Iceland towering, 46 meters. It is the structure of the ice sculptures, the highest in China.
There is also an Ice Age zone, Ice Slide Amusement Park, The Pyongyang acrobats from North Korea. Ice Festival in Harbin will continue until March 2014 or until the weather is warming up.