Travelling to Guangzhou can embellish the most beautiful travel experience ever. The wonderful scenery, tempting cuisines, diverse culture and unique tourist attractions makes the people from all over the world to visit Guangzhou. Guangzhou is the China's busiest transport and trading hub and serves as a complete holiday package with shopping centres, Cantonese opera, great nightlife and Visa-free transit.
Yuexia Mountain located in the largest park of the Guangzhou, Yuexia is the central attraction of city which serves beautiful scenery and holds many historical relics. Boating in the Pearl River can serve a peaceful experience with magnificent night view. There more attractive sites to visit like the Ancestral Temple of the Chen Family, Sun Yat-sen Memorial hall, , thematic parks like Lotus hill, Baomo Garden, Museums and galleries like Guangzhou Museum, and much more to explore.
Exploring Guangzhou can be a real adventure. The great exploring can be on foot or bicycles through Zhongshan 6 Road covering great attractions like Guangxiao Temple and huge markets. The bicycle is available for rent in ¥30 per day. Subway serves a good and efficient transportation which covers much of the city centre with a fare ranging between ¥2-12. Buses are good but heavy traffic can be a drawback, buses fare range between ¥1-2. Private taxis and Uber are the frequent way to get around with fares starting in ¥10 for first 2.6 kilometres and 2.6 for subsequent km. Car and motorcycle are also convenient if the driver is familiar with conditions in Guangzhou.
The nearest major airport in Guangzhou is lying 26 km away from centre of Guangzhou and lies 39 km away. You can find cheap flights and cheap tickets to Guangzhou if you plan your trip beforehand. Direct flights are available from Los Angeles, Paris, Amsterdam, London and Delhi. Fares can be as cheap as $220-250 from Hong Kong one way per person.
Mandarin is the official language spoken while Locals in Guangzhou speak Cantonese. Cuisines of Guangzhou are colorful, delicious, and mouth-watering. Particularly dim sum is a famous delicious pastry. White cut chicken is one the popular cuisines in Guangzhou. Other tasty and tempting dishes includes Sui Mei which includes barbequed pork, rooted goose and pig, diverse seafood and appetizing desserts like red bean paste, Guilinggao, etc. The cheap meal can cost ¥20-30 and a three-course meal at a good restaurant can cost between ¥50-80.
Book a hotel in advance to get cheap and best hotel deals in Guangzhou as accommodation can be expensive during the Fair. Some of the best hotels in Guangzhou include , , Art San Hotel, etc. Accommodation in hotels can cost around ¥350-500 in a 4 start reputed hotel and ¥900+ for accommodation in 5 star luxury hotels.