Immerse yourself in Chinese culture and tradition on this day trip from Hong Kong to the historic city of Guangzhou, the gastronomic capital of the country.
Guangzhou Day Trip Itinerary
On the morning of your tour, you'll be picked up from your hotel at around 7 am and leave Hong Kong behind, heading in the direction of Guangzhou, formerly known as Canton. You'll take a catamaran cruise to Shekou Port, located on the east coast of the Pearl River Estuary. After sailing for an hour, you'll continue your journey on land.
Arriving in Guangzhou, you'll visit a traditional market where you'll experience the lively atmosphere of daily life in the Chinese city. After exploring the market, you'll be taken to the city's zoo where you'll have the opportunity to admire the giant pandas that live there!
The city is also home to an exhibition of the Terracotta Warriors, showcasing some of the original ancient sculptures from Xi'an. Discover the secrets of the historic funerary statues, part of the collection considered to be the "Eighth Wonder of the World".
Enjoy a well-deserved break next, indulging in a late lunch at a local restaurant during which you'll get to taste delicious authentic Cantonese cuisine.
After eating, you'll embark on a guided tour of Guangzhou's most important places of interest. Discover why the Statue of the Five Goats is the symbol of the city; visit the Sun Yat-sen or Zhongshan Memorial Hall and admire the Temple of the Six Banyan Trees or Liurong Temple, which was originally built in the 6th century, and its ancient Flower Pagoda.
Having made the most of an unforgettable day of sightseeing, you'll return to Hong Kong on the Express Train, arriving around 9 pm.
This tour includes a group visa for China, however in order to process the visa, you must send us a copy of the passports of every person on your reservation. You must bring your valid passport on the day of the activity.
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Guangzhou Day Trip
Children under 9 years oldUS$ 199.2
The tour is exclusively in English.
Hotel pick up and drop off.
Catamaran trip to Shekou Port.
Transport to Guangzhou by air conditioned minibus.
Visit to giant pandas in Guangzhou Zoo.
Entrance to Terracotta Warriors exhibition.
Guided tour of Guangzhou.
Entrance to Sun Yat sen Memorial.
Entrance to Temple of the Six Banyan Trees.
Return to Hong Kong by express train.
Traditional Cantonese lunch.
Group visa for China.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 3 days before (Hong Kong local time) if there are still places available.
You will receive an email with your ticket attached which you must print out and show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.