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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 07:43 AM (Monday). 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

12°C / 53 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1031.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 28th of February 2017
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)
Wednesday, 1st of March 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 16°C (60 °F)
Thursday, 2nd of March 2017
Clear sky, gentle breeze.
Clear sky Day: 20°C (69 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)

Videos

Guangzhou - (Crazy Zoo Circus + Surprise...

01:23 min ( April 26, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 332 - Rating: 3/5

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Strange to be White in Coloured Guangzho...

02:38 min ( December 18, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 776 - Rating: 2.33333/5

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Shop til you drop Ksshepard's photos aro...

01:07 min ( February 25, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 373 - Rating: 0/5

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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.

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SPS - Industrial Automation Fair Guangzhou

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Sino Label

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Sino-Pack

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PACKINNO

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Printing South China

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SIAF Guangzhou - SPS Industrial Automation Fair

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The 24th South China International Exhibition On Printing Industry (Printing South China 2017)

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The 24th China International Exhibition On Packaging Machinery & Materials (Sino-Pack 2017)

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The China International Exhibition On Label Printing Technology 2017 (Sino-Label 2017)

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China (Guangzhou) International Exhibition On Packaging Products (PACKINNO 2017)

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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

Quote of the moment

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