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Vistit Guangzhou for a Day

Welcome to your ultimate guide for making the most of Guangzhou for a day, China, whether you’re stopping over on a layover or planning a weekend trip. In this article, we’ll present you with several itineraries designed to help you experience the local culture, rich history, and delicious cuisine of Guangzhou in a limited timeframe. Get ready to explore Guangzhou like a local, even if it’s just for a day!


One-Day Plans for Guangzhou

Visiting Guangzhou for a short period of time can be challenging as there are many districts and areas to choose from. We are highlighting some key-areas in Guangzhou for you and prepared several Guangzhou for a day tours. Nearby Baiyun Airport or in Old Canton. We hope these guides will provide you a fun weekend trip or layover in Guangzhou.



Old Canton China

Yuexiu district covers most parts of old canton and with that many of Guangzhou historical sites.


Walk through

Historical Liwan

Right next to the historical center of Canton lies Liwan district, an area full of Cantonese cultural heritage.
huacheng square

What to do in

Modern Tianhe

Visit Zhujiang New Town and Tiyu Xilu for endless possibilities of shopping in Guangzhou and luxurious restaurants, roof top bars and green alleyways.


Your Guide for

Shopping in Guangzhou

Where are the best malls for famous brands, where can I find domestic brands and where to go on a luxurious shopping spree in Guangzhou.

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