Guangzhou (Canton) is a prosperous city located on the banks of the Pearl River. It has convenient access to Hong Kong and Macau and is renowned worldwide for its Cantonese cuisine. It is an important centre of foreign trade, making it a shoppers’ paradise. Flights with China Southern Airlines fly via Guangzhou and the city and surrounds are full of historical sites and places of interest.
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE GUANGZHOU
Make your own way to your Guangzhou hotel. The rest of the day is free at your leisure.
DAY 2: GUANGZHOU
Visit the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall, a monument dedicated to this important figure in the Chinese Revolution. Continue to the Chen Family Temple, now a museum of folk craft and architecture.Next, explore Yuexiu Park, the largest park in downtown Guangzhou. From here, head to the Six Banyan Trees Temple, which was built in 537AD and is a renowned Buddhist cultural site. Later visit Shamian Island. (B,L)
DAY 3: DEPART GUANGZHOU
After check-out this morning your arrangements end. (B)
# Shoulder and high season, Canton Trade Fair, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply. Availability can be limited during Canton Trade Fair during April and October.