Travel in Guangzhou 广州旅游

Pearl River Night Cruise / 珠江夜游

Pearl River Night Cruise goes through the heart of the city in 2 hours, depending on the route and if dinner is included. Routes usually pass Shamian Island and return through Renmin Bridge and Haizhu Bridge before winding up at the Guangzhou suspension bridge. Options include a light show at Bai-e-Tan.

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Address: Liwan District, Guangzhou
More Info: Cruises depart from several wharves, the most known are Tianzi Wharf and Dashatou Wharf.
Guangzhou Opera House / 广州大剧院

The Opera House in Guangzhou does not only host spectacular international music acts and theatre performances (in both English and Chinese), but is also an eye-catching sight due to its interesting architectural composition. Whether or not you're a theatre-goer, the structure makes for a worthwhile visit.

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Address: Zhujiang West Road 1, Guangzhou
Phone: +86 20 3839 2888

Temple of the Six Banyan Trees / 六榕寺

Not far from Huaisheng Mosque lies Temple of the Six Banyan Trees. This temple was originally built in AD 537 and has been rebuilt several times. It is one of the four best Buddhist temples in Guangzhou. The sight is well worth a visit because of its vast collection of cultural-relics and the 57-meter-high pagoda garden that dates back to the 3rd century.

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Address: No.87 Liurong Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou

Chimelong Safari Park / 长隆野生动物世界

Chimelong Safari Park is the biggest wild animal theme park in Asia and home to over 500 species and 20,000 rare animals such as pandas and white tigers. The park/zoo features safari on wheels where visitors are allowed to drive their cars inside the stock area. This is a large-scale park where you can have an intimate experience with animals, and you can surely spend a wonderful time here with your family.

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Address: Dashi Street, Panyu District, Guangzhou

Canton Tower / 广州塔

The landmark of Guangzhou, also known as the Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower and is one of the world's most remarkable new buildings. It serves not only as a popular tourist destination but also as an intensive facility for radio and television transmission. The tower is 450-meter-high and have an amazing Bubble Tram (spherical cabins) that allows you to experience the beautiful panoramic views of Guangzhou.

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Address: No.222 Yuexiang West Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou