Things to Do in Guangzhou
Even though Guangzhou is a populous modern metropolis, it has a history of more than 2000 years. Guangzhou offers travelers many experiences.
Guangzhou has many historical relic sites and cultural attractions where you can learn a brienf understanding about Guangzhou's history, such as the Ancestral Temple of the Chen Family, Temple of Six Banyan Trees, Yue Xiu Park, Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, etc.
If you want to have some fun after sightseeing in attractions, you have many choices. You can take a Pearl River Night Cruise to see the skyline of Guangzhou City. You can also enjoy an excellent and lovely performance by the famous Changlong International Circus.
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No.1: Pearl River Night Cruise
Pearl River Cruise is the best way to see the skyline of Guangzhou City. While if you take a cruise in night, you will get fascinating light views of many landmark buildings. The cruise is about an hour enough to catch a close up view of the buildings that dot the skyline including the Canton tower which is breathtaking when lit. In fact the entire skyline looks amazing in the night with stunning displays of lights.
No.2: Changlong International Circus
Changlong International Cricus is famous for its live-action circus stage, top-class sound and vision effects. It has the largest circus stage in the world which can house about 8000 audiences. Changlong International Circus has more than 300 international actors from Asia, Europe, American and Africa. Besides, more than 500 rare animals will showcase their excellent and lovely performance.
No.3: Spring Temple Fair
There are two important temple fairs during Spring time-Guang Fu Temple Fair and Bo Luo Dan(菠萝诞). Guang Fu Temple Fair starts from January 15th to 21th of Lunar Calendar. Many exciting activities will be organized, such as acrobatics, kung fu show, lantern show, matchmaking, etc. Bo Luo Dan is the most ceremonious temple fair as well as the only worship fair for the Sea God which is held during February 11th to 13th of Lunar Calendar. It is the perfect presentation of traditional folk culture.
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- Canton Tower
- Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall
- Nanyue King Mausuleum
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