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3 days in Guangzhou

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3 days in Guangzhou
A list of what you shouldn't miss in Guangzhou.
Good for: Families, Groups, Seniors, Individuals
Seasons: Spring, Fall
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Day 1
Six Banyan Tree Temple & Flower Pagoda (Liurong Temple)
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Six Banyan Tree Temple & Flower Pagoda (Liurong Temple)

One of the four best Buddhist temples in Guangzhou, located on the Liurong Road.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
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Guangzhou Museum
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Guangzhou Museum

Perched on top of Yuexiu Hill, this five-story tower (also known as the Five-Story Pagoda) was built by Zhu Liangzu, one of the rulers of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) in testimony of his power.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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Xinhai Luanzhou Revolutionary Martyrs Memorial Garden
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Xinhai Luanzhou Revolutionary Martyrs Memorial Garden

Large public park that commemorates the Communist uprising. There's also a pavilion.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: <1 hour
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Day 2
Xiaozhou Village
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Xiaozhou Village

A centuries old now revitalized district with restaurants, galleries and shops about one hour from Sun Yat Sen University by bus.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
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Pearl River (Zhujiang)
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Pearl River (Zhujiang)

Also known as the Guangdong and Canton river, the Pearl River is the third largest river in China. It is called Pearl River, because it has a stone island resembling a huge pearl. A cruise along the Pearl River in Guangzhou City has become a must for tourists.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
Wanguo Outlet Mall
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Wanguo Outlet Mall

The Wanguo Outlet Mall is the place to find the best deals on international brands along with plenty of restaurants. Nearby Jiangnanxi Road boasts good street-side deals and a less hectic feel than the crowded Tianhe District.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
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Day 3
Chen Family Temple - Guangdong Folk Art Museum
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Chen Family Temple - Guangdong Folk Art Museum

A must-see attraction, with a history of more than 100 years and still in its original shape. The buildings are famous for their exquisite and mythical decorations, such as the brick carvings of historic figures. The temple also functions as a museum under the auspices of Guangdong Folk Arts Museum, exhibiting a variety of folk arts and crafts.

     Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
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Guangzhou Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall
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Guangzhou Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall

Built after the death of Sun Yatsen in 1925, this memorial features a grand theater and lecture hall that can seat 5,000 people.

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Guangzhou Zoo
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Guangzhou Zoo

Guangzhou Zoo is the second largest Zoo in Southern China (the largest zoo in China is Xiangjiang Safari Park, Panyu District, Guangzhou).  Guangzhou... more »

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
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Qingping Market (Qingping Shichang)
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Qingping Market (Qingping Shichang)

Not recommended for the faint hearted, the largest street market in Guangzhou features 2,000 stalls, the most infamous section being the meat market where live chickens, cats, dogs, turtles and anteaters are frequently slaughtered on the spot to provide customers with fresh meat.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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