Guizhou

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Overview

Known as “Qian” for short, Guizhou lies on the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau in southwestern China, covering an area of 170,000 square kilometers. Its terrain descends from west to east, widely scattered with limstone and Danxia landforms. The abundant underground rivers contribute to the unique natural resources of the province. Characterized by the various limestone landscapes, Danxia landforms, highland dammed lakes, crisscrossed rivers, fossils of ancient lives, rafting tourism, hot springs, Buddhist shrines, cave coffins, stone carvings, mural paintings, ancient architecture, and folk customs, the colorful natural and cultural tourism recources present an enchanting picture for Guizhou. At present, there are more than 120 scenic sites open to the public, famous of which are eight state-class scenic resorts, namely Huangguoshu Waterfall, Dragon Palae, Zhijin Cave, Red Maple Lake, Yanghe River, Libo Zhangjiang, Maling River Gorge, and Chishui River; seven national nature reserves, namely Fanjing Mountain, Molan Karst Primitive Forest, Chishui Primeval Forest, Weining Grass Lake, Xishui Broadleaf Forest, Leigong Mountain, and Mayanghe Francois’Leaf Monkey Reserve in Yanghe.

Attractions

Fanjing Mountain
Situated at the confluence of Jiangkou, Yinjiang and Songtao Counties, Fanjing Mountain is a national nature reserve, with a total area of 567 sq km. It enjoys a reputation…

Huangguoshu
The Huangguoshu Waterfall is a state-class scenic resort, located 47 kilometers south of Anshun City and 137 kilometers from Guiyang City. Cascading into the Rhinoceros Pool on…

Jiaxu Tower
A landmark structure of Guiyang City, Jiaxiu(First scholar) Tower was built in 1597 and ries more than 20 meters high in three stories. Twelve stone columns support the…

Taijing Miao Sisters Festivals
Also dubbed as Valentines’s Day of the Miao, the festival is observed by the Miao people each year from the 14th to the 16th day of the third lunar month. During the festival…

Dining

Chen Yongkun Erkuai Glutinous Rice Cake
Add: Xiangyang Rd., Xingyi.
Tel: 0086-859-3221840

Liuji Mutton Rice Noddlesr
Add: Hehuatang Lane, Xingyi
Tel: 0086-859-3224665

Shuji Gangzi Noodles
Add: 12 Tiejiang St., Xingyi
Tel: 0086-859-3239994

Wumengyuan Restaurant
Add: Beside a primary school in Minzu Rd., Liupanshui
Tel: 0086-858-8267879

Yelang Bagua Chicken
Add: Opposite to Baiguo Town Credit Cooperative in the county town of Hezhang.
Tel: 0086-857-3240494

Zhongshan Restaurant
Add: 34 Zhongshan Rd., Bijie
Tel: 0086-857-8229906

Hotels

Guiyang Miracle Plaza Hotel
★★★★
Add: 2 East Yan’an Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-6825888

Guizhou Fresh Flowers Hotel
★★★★
Add: 1 South Zhonghua Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5867888

Guizhou Hotel
★★★★
Add: 66 Beijing Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-6823888

Guizhou Sheng Feng Hotel
★★★★★
Add: 69 Shenqi Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5568888

Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Guizhou
★★★★★
Add: 29 Zaoshan Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-65188888

Miracle Hotel Guiyang
★★★★
Add: 1 Guikai Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-6718888

Trade Point Hotel Guizhou
★★★★
Add: 18 East Yan’an Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5827888

Museums

Provincial Museum
Guiyang is at the heart of Guizhou ethnic minority culture and the Provincial Museum show cases this impressive local culture. Enjoy the costumes and art of the Miao People…

Qiandongnan Ethnic Museum
The Qiandongnan Ethnic Museum is situated in Kaili City, and the buildings in the museum show the ethnic characteristics. The building in the center is the…

Shopping

Guiyang Arts&Crafts Factory
Add: Jiandao Street, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5828097

Guiyang Cultural Relics Store
Add: West Zhongshan Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5816813

Qian Yi Bao Specialty Store
Add: 159 Beijing Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-6873382

Qianling Park Service Dept.
Add: Kylin Cave, Qianling Park, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-6826301

Travel Agencies

China Travel Service, Guiyang
Add: Jinqiao Hotel, Ruijin Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5861605

China Travel Service, Guizhou
Add: F/10 Real Estate Building, East Zhongshan Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5827591

CITS, Guizhou
Add: F/7 Longquan Building, 1 Hequn Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-6901506

CITS, Southeast Guizhou
Add: Minzu Hotel, 53 East Yingpan Road, Kaili
Tel: +86-855-8222099

CYTS, Guizhou
Add: 204 Beijing Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-6821545

Guizhou Int’l Sprots Tourist Corp.
Add: 318 Provincial Gymnasium, Zunyi Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5790231

Guizhou Overseas Tourist Corp.
Add: F/11 Daxiang Building, 7 Hequn Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-6573216

Guizhou Railway Int’l Travel Service
Add: F/4 Tongda Hotel, 102 Zunyi Road, Guiyang
Tel: +86-851-5797006