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Canton Tower

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The Canton Tower stands at the intersection of Guangzhou’s new urban central and the Pearl River scenery zone. Right across the river, is the Asian Games Park and Zhu Jiang New Town, together with the Guangzhou Opera House, Library, No.2 Children’s...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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No.222 Yuexiang West Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou, China
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+86 20 8933 8222
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Reviewed today

After a couple of overcast nights, we had a crystal clear evening and went to the 450th meter level. There are a few options, but at 450 meters, you are on an open deck with 360 degree views of all of Guangzhou. The architecture and...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

Came here on a cloudy day - view was on unclear. Ticketing isn’t very clear and is confusing. I purchased tickets that seemingly included everything then when I was in queue - was told not included and “CANNOT” even add-on (for the peak view). The...More

Thank theonlysammilin
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A major landmark in GZ city, alongside the Pearl River and bustling city skyline. Night scenery is breathtaking especially if you go out to the 450m viewing cable car platform.

Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

take a night river cruise for 60 yuan and enjoy the lighted tower. what a nice evening tour. we took the local bus back to our hotel for only 2 yuan. highly recommended. meutermedia

Thank MeuterMedia
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one the many places to see in Guangzhou. This time i was lucky also since weather was great and visibility. For some reason there we practically no gueues to get in. Just needed to identify your self. The highest level was closed but...More

Thank jussitrissanen
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were a group having dinner in the restaurant on the 108th floor (I think). View from restaurant was good. Also later went upto the top of the tower. The view from there is great. They have a mono-rail but it had closed by the...More

Thank NS_chd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Canton Tower (formal Guangzhou TV Astronomical and Sightseeing Tower )was opened 2010 for the Asian Games. In that time it was tallest tower in the world, but then 2012 Tokyo Skytree went over. It was the tallest structure in China prior to the topping out...More

Thank Decoserpent
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome structure! Too bad SMOG didnt help with the visibility! 100 plus floors and with awesome LED tunnel show!

Thank IB0511
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Too much people, it’s a tourist trap I deeply believe you can go to better places and have twice as fun!

Thank Pabesfu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Canton tower is he name card of Guangzhou city, everyone come to Canton should be go to the tower, specially in the night with the lights are more charming and same as lady S shape.

Thank maggiehong
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joco1964
9 November 2018|
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Response from Ambassador827300 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I don't think it's a good idea to use a colour copy of your passport. U should carry your passport everywhere with u. The Chinese are very strict with ID. January is cold there. It's OK to travel but cold. Best... More
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Nicolas M
9 October 2018|
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Response from sarinyaw2017 | Reviewed this property |
Ticket Price Adults CNY 150 Children between 1.2 and 1.5m (3.9 - 4.9ft) CNY 75 It includes Cloud Observation Deck (107F) + Star Observation Deck (108F). Tickets for Single Items Sky Drop CNY 180 Bubble Tram CNY 180... More
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Gabe_Rivers
26 August 2018|
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Response from wingnut310 | Reviewed this property |
From what I understand no. To go up the tower to any level requires a fee. The higher you go the more you pay. There at restaurants and coffee at the bottom.
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