Explore the Pearl River city Guangzhou on this full-day guided trip. Follow a professional local tour guide. Discover the exquisite craftsmanship in Ancestral Temple of the Chen Family. Wander around the beautiful Shamian Island with European style buildings. Admire the city landmark of the Five-Ram Sculpture and historical relic of Zhenhai Tower, and visit the 1500 years old Temple of the Six Banyan Trees.
Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
Great overview and orientation of the city
Discover the city highlights of Guangzhou
Informative, friendly and professional guide
What You Can Expect:
Your local guide will meet you at your downtown hotel at 8:30-9:00am. Board the comfortable vehicle to join in this Guangzhou sightseeing trip.
Follow your guide to visit the Ancestral Temple of the Chen Family famed for its exquisite craftsmanship including wood, stone, and brick carving, and metalwork using copper and iron. Admire the most characteristic Guangdong architecture and learn its history. Continue to explore the European style buildings on Shamian Island. It used to be the concession area in the 19th century. Wander around the most exotic place in Guangzhou to enjoy the quiet and beautiful environment.
After having lunch in a nice local restaurant, move on to Guangzhou’s largest park, Yuexiu Park. Enjoy the beautiful scenery. Marvel at the Five-Ram Sculpture carved from 130 pieces of granite and the Zhenhai Tower also named Five-Storied Pagoda. Both of them are the symbolic sites of the City. After that you will visit the 1500 years old Temple of the Six Banyan Trees. Flower Pagoda, the main structure of the temple, was built in 1097, and was named for its colorful exterior.
At last, return to your hotel to conclude the Guangzhou highlights trip.
Tour Duration: Approx. 8 hours
Departure Date: Daily
Departure point: Centrally located Guangzhou hotels
Return point: The original departure point
Departure time: 8:30-9:00 am
What Is Included:
Air-conditioned tour vehicle
English-speaking tour guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
What Is Excluded:
Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
Please provide all traveler name and hotel information while booking