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Guangzhou Destination Guide

Explore Guangzhou in China.

Guangzhou in the region of Guangdong Sheng with it's 3,152,825 inhabitants is located in China - some 1,175 mi (or 1,890 km) South of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Guangzhou in China

Time in Guangzhou is now 05:29 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Shanghai" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zhaoqing, Zhuhai, Shenzhen, Shaoguan, Shantou or Songnan. Since you are here already, consider visiting Shahe, Luogang, Guangzhou, Dongjiao, Xinjiao and Luopu. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 82 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 38%
Air Humidity 90%
Air Pressure 995.6 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 17 km/h (10 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Thursday, 24th of August 2017
Heavy intensity rain, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (80 °F)
Friday, 25th of August 2017
Very heavy rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Very heavy rain Day: 30°C (87 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Saturday, 26th of August 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, few clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)

Videos

Guangzhou - (Crazy Zoo Circus + Surprise...

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Strange to be White in Coloured Guangzho...

02:38 min ( December 18, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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01:07 min ( February 25, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Cap 11 Regreso a la infancia Abside's p...

02:08 min ( December 17, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Guangzhou during the next days.

08
Sep
2017

HOSFAIR International Hospitality Equipment & Supplies Fair

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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18
Sep
2017

Guangzhou International Women's Open

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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31
Oct
2017

2017 The 17th Guangzhou China Leather Fair-In'l Bgs Fair

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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2017The 17th CantonSF Guangzhou China Shoes Fair

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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05
Nov
2017

Xiguan

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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25
Nov
2017

International Society Of Blood Transfusion - ISBT

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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28
Nov
2017

PHARMCHINA Autumn

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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China International Healthcare Exposition

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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12
Dec
2017

Guangzhou International Sanitary Ware Fair 2017 GSW 2017

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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02
Feb
2018

XiguanSalon

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Temple of the Six Banyan Trees

The Temple of the Six Banyan Trees is an ancient Buddhist temple originally built in 537 in the Liang Dynasty in Guangzhou, southern China. The temple's proximity to foreign consulates in Guangzhou has made it a regular destination for families participating in the international adoption of children from China. Typically families receive blessings for their newly adopted children at this temple in front of the statue of Kuan Yin.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.12, 113.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1090s architecture, 1370s architecture, 530s architecture, 537 establishments, Buddhist temples in Guangdong, Buildings and structures in Guangzhou, Chinese architectural history, Chinese pagodas, Ming Dynasty, Ming Dynasty architecture, Religious organizations established in the 6th century, Visitor attractions in Guangzhou, Yuexiu District

Guangzhou

Guangzhou is the capital and largest city of the Guangdong province, People's Republic of China. Located on the Pearl River, about 120 km north-northwest of Hong Kong and north-northeast of Macau, Guangzhou is a key national transportation hub and trading port. One of the five National Central Cities, it holds sub-provincial administrative status. Guangzhou is the third largest Chinese city and southern China's largest city. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 12.78 million.

More reading: Guangzhou homepage
Located at 23.12, 113.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:214 BC establishments, Guangzhou, Provincial capitals in China, Sub-provincial cities in the People's Republic of China, Treaty of Nanking

Shamian Island

Shamian Island, formerly known as Shameen Island or Shamin Island, from its Cantonese pronunciation, is a sandbank island in the Liwan District of Guangzhou city, Guangdong province, China. The island's name literally means "sandy surface" in Chinese. The territory was divided into two concessions given to France and the United Kingdom by the Qing government in the 19th century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.12, 113.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Concessions in China, Islands of Guangzhou, Islands of the Pearl River, Visitor attractions in Guangzhou

Guangzhou TV Tower

Guangzhou Tower is a 217 m lattice telecommunication tower in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou with an observation deck, erected in 1991. A newer 618 m tower was completed in Guangzhou in October 2010, named Canton Tower that initially bore the name Guangzhou TV and Sightseeing Tower. It features observation decks on floors 107 and 108. 40px This article about an Asian building or structure is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. vte

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.12, 113.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Guangzhou, Towers completed in 1991, Towers in China, Yuexiu District

China Hotel

China Hotel, A Marriott Hotel is a 5-star Marriott Hotel in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.

More reading: China Hotel homepage
Located at 23.12, 113.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Cheung Kong Holdings, Henderson Land Development, Hopewell Holdings, Hotels in Guangzhou, New World Development, Sun Hung Kai Properties, Yuexiu District