Guangdong

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Overview

Guangdong Province is situated in the southern part of Chinese mainland and adjoins Hong Kong and Macao, covering an area of 178,800 square kilometers. It has a population of over 94 million made up of Han, Yao, Zhuang, Hui and Manchu peoples. Owing to a subtropical maritime climate, its picturesque landscape is evergreen all the year around.

Guangdong, a window opening to the outside, is the most prosperous and vigorous of provinces in China and meanwhile it possesses graceful cultural treasures inherited from the long history. It boasts historical cities like Guangzhou, Zhaoqing, Chaozhou, Foshan and cultural relics, such as the home of over 100,000-year-old Maba Man, the mysterious treasures of the Nanyue Kingdom of the early Western Han Dynasty and the archaeological traces of the starting point of the Maritime Silk Road.

Its scenery is Lingnan (the area on the south of the Five Ridges) features. You can tour Guangdong’s four famous mountains and they are the Danxia Mountain in the north, the Xiqiao Mountain in Nanhai, the Luofu Mountain in Boluo and the Dinghu Mountain in Zhaoqing. Seven-star Rocks is surrounded by ranges and waters. Modern scenic spots are numerous. Splendid China, Window of the World, the New Yuanming Palace and many other theme parks lead you through the past and the present in just one day. Chimelong Paradise, Guangzhou Ocean World, Happy Valley in Shenzhen and Guangzhou Space Wonders present you the wonders on the land, in the sky and under the sea. Evergreen Resort, waterside villages and the Lotus World will make you indulge in the beauties of nature and forget the worldly hustling.

All of these constitute a tourist kaleidoscope waiting for your visit.

Attractions

Bright Filial Piety Temple
There is the saying that “Bright Filial Piety Temple existed before the Goat City(Guangzhou) came into being”. Bright Filial Piety Temple has a long history…

Chen Ancestral Temple
Chen Ancestral Temple is also called Chen Clan Academy. It is located at Zhongshan 7th Road and is an important unit for the preservation of antiques. It was built…

Happy Valley
Happy Valley covers a total area of 350,000 square kilometers and was constructed under an investment of one billion Yuan. It is another modern theme park in China after…

Litchi Park
When viewed from the height of the Litchi Pavilion, strings of dark red litchi in bunches, set within the dancing green leaves greet the eyes of the visitors. This is how…

Splendid China
Splendid China” is a miniature scenery park which has taken in all the famous historic sites and scenic spots of China. “Splendid China” is the largest of its kind…

Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall
Guangzhou Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall is really a magnificent building in the shape of octangle. It is not only one of the symbolic constructions in Guangzhou with its majestic…

The Temple of Six Banyan Trees
The Temple of Six Banyan Trees has a long history in Guangzhou and is an ancient monastery famous at home and abroad. There are majestic towers, dense trees, plenty of…

White Clouds Mountain
White Clouds Mountain is a famous mountain in South China. It is honored to be the first scenery of Goat City and the first mountain of Southern Yue since ancient…

Window of the World
Shenzhen “Window of The World” is located at Overseas Chinese Town along the beautiful Shenzhen Bay, covering an area of 480,000 sqm. 118 exquisite, magnificent…

Cruises

The Pearl Rive
The third longest river, the Pearl River, measures 2,129 meters in length. The Guangzhou section of the river is where Guangzhou’s most scenic spots are located…

Dining

Dexing Restaurant
Add: 1/F, Building 1, Weidujuan ,N. Dongxia Rd., Shantou
Tel: 754-88337778

Deyue Restaurant
Add: Luyou Rd., Baijida, Jiudu Ave., Zhuhai
Tel: 756-3338899

Fu Ji Beef Restaurant
Add: Zhujiang Rd., Shantou
Tel: 754-88781887

Garden Hotel
Add: Opposite to the Chaozhou Daily, Central Fengchun Rd., Chaozhou
Tel: 768-2262999

Guangzhou Restaurant
Add: 2 S. Wenchang Rd., Guanghzou
Tel: 20-81380388

Jinducheng Hotel
Add: Pinghu Ave., Pinghu Town, Shenzhen
Tel: 755-28851888

Lihao Village
Add: Qixing Park, Beijing, Yingbin Ave., Zhaoqing
Tel: 758-29011808

Pan Xi Restaurant
Add: 151 W. Longjin Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-81815955

Regency Hotel
Add: 1/F, Building 1, Weidujuan, N. Dongxia Rd., Shantou
Tel: 754-88337778

Tao Tao Ju Restaurant
Add: 20 Dishifu Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-81389632

Xin Lizhiwan Shunji Restaurant
Add: 2-3/F Industrial Bank Building, 4013 Shennan Ave., Shenzhen
Tel: 755-83024188

Hotels

China Hotel
★★★★★
Add: 122 Liuhua Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-86666888

Dongfang Hotel
★★★★★
Add: 120 Liuhua Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-86669900

Garden Hotel
★★★★★
Add: 368 E. Huanshi Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-83338989

Landmark Hotel
★★★★★
Add: 3018 Nanhu Rd., Shenzhen
Tel: 755-82172288

Shangrui-La Hotel
★★★★★
Add: East side of Railway Station, Jianshe Rd., Shenzhen
Tel: 755-82330888

White Swan Hotel
★★★★★
Add: 1 S. Shamian Str., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-81886968

Yindu Hotel
★★★★★
Add: 1150 E. Yuehai Rd., Gongbei, Zhuhai
Tel: 756-8883388

Museums

Guangdong Provincial Museum
Situated on the former site of the Sun Yat-sen University in Wenming Road, Guangzhou, it is a comprehensive museum at the provincial level. The museum was open to the public in 1959…

Museum of Former Residence of Dr. Sun Yat-sen
Situated In Cuiheng Village, Zhongshan City, Guangdong Province, it is a memorial museum with the former residence of Dr. Sun Yat-sen (1866-1925) as the mainstay. A national AAAA tourist attraction…

Museum of Maosoleum of the Nanyue King of the Western Han Dynasty
Situated in Xianggang Mountain in North Jiefang Road, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, it is a large museum built on the archaeological site, with an area of 14,000 Sq. The Nanyue King Mausoleum is…

Opium War Museum
Situated in Humen Town, Dongguan City, Guangdong Province. it is a museum specialized in the collection, protection, display and study of the opium banning by Lin Zexu(1785-1850), a national hero of China, and the cultural and historical relics on the Opium War. it has been listed…

Shopping

Chaozhou Bazhenlou Tourism Co.Ltd
Add: Bazhenlou Building, Waima Rd., Fengxi Dist., Chaozhou
Tel: 768-6873383

Grand Buy Department Store
Add: 295 Beijing Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-83322348

Guangdong Antique & Curio Store
Add: 555 E. Dongfeng Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-83817628

Guangzhou Friendship Store
Add: 369 E. Huanshi Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-83576628

Lotus Supermarket
Add: Fengxi Station Rd., Chaofeng., Chaozhou
Tel: 768-2360888

Marco Polo Shopping Mall
Add: Xianlie Rd., Zhuhai
Tel: 756-2211188

Niko Niko Do Plaza
Situated in Shizi Street, the Niko Niko Do Plaza provides over 10,000 different kinds of commodities ranging from local…

Shenzhen World Trade Center Plaza
Add: 1-2/F World Trade Center, Luohu Dist., Shenzhen
Tel: 755-82238948

Shenzhen World Trade Tower Shopping Center
Add: 1-3/F World Trade Tower S. Renmin Rd., Shenzhen
Tel: 755-82221273

Zhuhai Shopping Mall
Add: Xiangbu Rd., Zhuhai
Tel: 756-2252652

Travel Agencies

China Travel Service, Guangdong
Add: 10 Qiaoguang Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-83336888

China Youth Travel Service, Guangdong
Add: Tower D, Huayuan Building, Tianhezhi Str., Tianhe Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-87346019

Guangdong Xiangjiang Tourist Company
Add: 183 W. Huanshi Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-86663012

Guangdong YCZL International Travel Service
Add: Xianglong Park, 175 N. Tianhe Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-38820052

Guangzhou Garden International Travel Service
Add: 368 E. Huanshi Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-83338989

Guangzhou GZL International Travel Service
Add: 368 E. Huanshi Rd., Guangzhou
Tel: 20-86338888