Despite the chilly winter climate, these international locations nonetheless set up snow and ice festivals and entice a lot of vacationers to go to and expertise. Not solely admire the scenic spots, these festivals additionally assist guests have memorable travel experiences in winter.
China: Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival – the world’s largest ice and snow pageant
Every yr on January 5, China will maintain the Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival, often known as the world’s largest snow and ice sculpture pageant.
Japan: Sapporo Ice and Snow Festival
The Sapporo Snow Festival began in 1950, when highschool college students made snow sculptures in Odori Park. The pageant is rising with artwork sculptures manufactured from snow and ice, attracting thousands and thousands of tourists from everywhere in the world to take part within the pageant.
Sweden: Kiruna Snow Festival
In the frozen Nordic nation, the folks of Kiruna nonetheless don’t hesitate to arrange the biggest snow and ice pageant in Europe referred to as Kiruna Snow Festival. In explicit, the snow sculpture competitors close to the city corridor attracts lots of people and vacationers to go to.
Canada: Quebec Winter Festival
The world’s largest Quebec Winter Festival is held in late January and early February every year with greater than 200 actions going down all through Quebec City.
Norway: Ice Music Festival
The snow and ice music pageant begins in mid-January yearly within the village of Geilo. All musical devices used throughout the pageant reminiscent of guitars, violins, percussion… are sculpted from ice.