Treat yourself to a trip to Guangzhou, one of China’s three largest cities with a history of over 2,200 years. This fascinating city was once a key terminus of the maritime Silk Road and continues to serve as a major port to this day. Start your trip the best way – choose Xiamen Airlines for your flights to Guangzhou.
Sightseeing in Guangzhou
Enjoy a stroll around Shamian Island. Built as a foreign settlement in the 19th and early 20th centuries, it encompasses old European buildings of varied architectural style and is lined with stately trees. Drop into Yuexiu Park, one of the biggest parks in Guangzhou and home of the Statue of the Five Goats, the city’s symbol. This pretty park is surrounded by bamboo groves, trees and colourful flower gardens.
Guangzhou Travel Tips
The twice-yearly Canton Fair, China's biggest trade fair and one of the biggest in the world, is held in April/May and October/November, attracting hundreds of thousands of global visitors. Another popular attraction is the Pearl River Dragon Boat Festival, taking place in April or May every year.
For a relaxed and stress-free arrival in this interesting city, book your Guangzhou flights with Xiamen Airlines today.