Guangzhou Highlights

Guangzhou Highlights more tourist attraction in guangzhou ,the most popular attractinos in Guangzhou

New Guangzhou New Landmark – Canton Tower

Canton Tower is located at an intersection of Guangzhou New City Central Axes and Pearl River, facing directly Haixinsha Island where the opening and closing ceremonies of the Sixteenth Asian Games were held and the 21st century new city CBD of Guangzhou Zhujiang New Town. It is currently the highest tower in China and the third highest tower in the …

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Chen Clan Academy (Chen Jia Ci ,chinese)

The Chen Clan Academy, locally named the Chen Ancestral Hall, was located outside the west gate of Guangzhou City and built during the 14th to 20th years of Guangxu Reign of the Qing Dynasty (1888—1894). Contributed by the Chen families in seventy-two counties of Guangdong Province, the academy served as the hall for ancestor worship as well as a temporary …

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Guangzhou Pearl River Cruise

The Pearl River or less commonly, the “Guangdong (a.k.a. Canton) River” (Yue Jiang), is China’s third longest river (2,200 km, after the Yangtze River and the Yellow River), and second largest by volume (after the Yangtze). The evening cruise on the Pearl River is one of the tourist highlights in Guangzhou. The beauty of the Pearl River at night can …

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Guangzhou Beijing Lu

Beijing Lu Pedestrian Street, This is the main shopping thoroughfare, a pedestrian street where most stores are open from 9AM-10PM. It has absolutely everything; cheap clothes, good food and even a little history. There is a display of the original road from the song dynasty (960 – 1279 A.D). In the center of the street you will see two underground …

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Shangxia Jiu Lu

Shang Xia Jiu Pedestrian Street situated in the central area of Liwan (or Xiguan) district, this area consists of Shangjiu Lu, Xiajiu Lu and Dishipu Lu. The street is notable for its unique Lingnan architectural style, Xiguan folk customs, commercial and cultural ambience. Featuring the characteristics of European and Chinese styles. As one of the three most famous commercial centers …

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Shamian Island

Shamian Island was an important port for Guangzhou’s foreign trade from the Song to the Qing Dynasty. From the 18th to the mid 19th century, the foreigners lived and did business in a row of houses known as the Thirteen Factories, near the present Shamian, which was then an anchorage for thousands of boat people. The territory was divided into …

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Chimelong Safari Park

Chimelong Xiangjiang Safari Park is recognised as the leading zoological park throughout all of China, located in the biggest city in south China Guangzhou,  It holds a 5A class tourism attraction level, the highest level obtainable and is presently the only zoo in China to hold this ranking. Xiangjiang Safari Park combines fauna breed and protection, science research, tour and …

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Take the Metro for Sightseeing and Shopping in Guangzhou

The Metro will take you quickly to the tourist and shopping areas or wholesale markets in Guangzhou. The following information will show you how convenient it is to take the Metro to go where you want to go.” Be aware that the Metro is busy during rush hours: mornings (8:00-9:30 AM) and late afternoons (5:30-6:30 PM). It is best to …

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Guangzhou Opera House

Guangzhou is banking on Zaha Hadid’s opera house to transform it from just another Chinese megacity into a cultural destination. Located in Zhujiang New Town, the Guangzhou Opera House is one of the 7 newly-built landmarks. The opera house includes a 36,400-square-meter Grand Theater, a 7,400-square-meter multifunctional theater and other auxiliary facilities. Designed by renowned British architect Zaha Hadid, it …

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Chimelong International Circus

s one of the subsidiary companies of Guangzhou Chimelong Group, Chimelong International Circus is the world’s largest permanent circus, founded in 2000, with more than 8000 seats in the circus stadium. Combining the best international circus acts, Chimelong International Circus aims to thrill visitors with the most amazing show imaginable. Since the circus’s commencement, it has produced three successful and …

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Western Han Nanyue Royal Tomb Museum

Nanyue Royal Tomb Museum Located on Jiefang Bei Road, Guangzhou, the Western Han Dynasty Nanyue King Mausoleum Museum is the oldest and largest Han tomb with the most funerary objects in Lingnan (South of the Nanling Mountain) Area. As one of the 80 famous museums in the world, the museum covers 14,000 square meters (150, 699.6 square feet) with 10 …

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Kaiping Diaolou (from guangzhou to Kaiping diaolou)

Kaiping City lies in the southern part of central Guangdong Province, west of the Pearl River Delta. It is 110 kilometres from Guangzhou [Canton] City. The Tanjiang River, part of the West River system, flows through the area, with many tributaries flowing through the district to join it. The area lies within the tropical climate zone and is influenced by …

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