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Also known as Canton, Guangzhou is the third largest city in China. It has long been one of China's main commercial and trading centres and is one of the first cities that opened to the world. As one of the fastest growing cities in Asia, Guangzhou has also seen fast growth in tourism, attracting visitors with its cosmopolitan atmosphere, world-renowned Cantonese cuisine and its vibrant nightlife.

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Pearl River Night Cruise / 珠江夜游

Pearl River Night Cruise goes through the heart of the city in 2 hours, depending on the route and if dinner is included. Routes usually pass Shamian Island and return through Renmin Bridge and Haizhu Bridge before winding up at the Guangzhou suspension bridge. Options include a light show at Bai-e-Tan.
Adresse: Liwan District, Guangzhou
Åpningstider: 6h30 - 21h30

Guangzhou Opera House / 广州大剧院

The Opera House in Guangzhou does not only host spectacular international music acts and theatre performances (in both English and Chinese), but is also an eye-catching sight due to its interesting architectural composition. Whether or not you're a theatre-goer, the structure makes for a worthwhile visit.
Adresse: Zhujiang West Road 1, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3839 2888

Temple of the Six Banyan Trees / 六榕寺

Not far from Huaisheng Mosque lies Temple of the Six Banyan Trees. This temple was originally built in AD 537 and has been rebuilt several times. It is one of the four best Buddhist temples in Guangzhou. The sight is well worth a visit because of its vast collection of cultural-relics and the 57-meter-high pagoda garden that dates back to the 3rd century.
Adresse: No.87 Liurong Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Åpningstider: 8h - 17h
Transport: Subway Line 1 or 2 to Gongyuanqian Station Exit B

Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue King / 西汉南越王博物馆

This museum is renowned for its rare collection of funerary artefacts representing the diffusion of cultures throughout the Lingnan region during the Han dynasty. One of the highlights is the tomb of King Zhao Mo dating back about 2,000 years, and other exhibits include gold, jade and other trinkets from the same period.
Adresse: No.867 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3618 2920
Åpningstider: 9h - 17h

Huaisheng Mosque / 怀圣寺光塔

Huaisheng Mosque boasts Guangta is believed to be the world’s oldest minaret outside Mecca dating back to the 7th Century. The mosque was the pivotal point of the 15th-century foreign quarter but is open only for Muslims or tour groups.
Adresse: Guangta Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3882 8309
Åpningstider: 8h - 17h
Transport: Subway Line 1 to Ximenkou Station Exit B

Bright Filial Piety Temple / 光孝寺

Guangzhou's oldest Buddhist temple dates back to at least 113 BC. It was visited by the Indian founder of Chan Buddhism Bodhidharma and is a peaceful and spacious haven of tranquillity within the city.
Adresse: No.109 Guangxiao Road, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8109 3026
Åpningstider: 6h30 - 17h

Yuexiu Park / 越秀公园

China’s biggest park covers an expanse of 90 hectares. Amid all the greenery it includes a hall built in memory of Sun Yat-sen, the man considered to be the founder of modern China. It also has the oldest and largest Taoist temple Sanyuan Gong, in Guangzhou, dating back to 319 AD.
Adresse: No.988 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8666 1950
Åpningstider: 6h - 22h
Transport: Subway Line 2 to Yuexiu Park Station Exit B1

Baiyun Shan (White Cloud Mountain) / 白云山

If you are looking for a day trip, Baiyun Shan is hard to beat. An escape from the heat of the city, this mountain located in Guangzhou's scenic surroundings is well worth a visit. From the foot of the mountain, a cable car will take you to Peak Park.
Adresse: Baiyun Shan, Baiyun District, Guangzhou
Åpningstider: 24/7

Lotus Hill / 莲花山

Approximately two hours' bus ride from Guangzhou, you can find Lotus Hill, sits in the eastern outskirt of Panyu City (about 45km southeast of Guangzhou). Its beautiful scenery is shrouded in a fairytale-like atmosphere and a dramatic backdrop of red sandstone cliffs, untamed forests and scenic grottoes.
Adresse: Lianhua Shan, Panyu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8486 1599
Åpningstider: 24/7
Transport: There are direct buses to Lotus Hill from Guangzhou, estimated journey time is 40 minutes.

Chimelong Water Park / 长隆水上乐园

Chimelong Water Park is the largest water parks in Asia and holds some world-class rides including some of the top new water ride attractions in the world. This highly popular park with the largest wave pool, the longest lazy river including the first Boomerang ride in China is for sure a place for family fun.
Adresse: Yingbin Road, Panyu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8479 2222
Åpningstider: 10h - 19h

Chimelong Paradise / 长隆欢乐世界

If you are seeking thrilling rides, Chimelong Paradise is the place to go. It houses over 70 rides including a 10-looped roller coaster, the quickest motorbike roller coaster and the first Skating roller coaster of Asia. For kids, there are plenty of rides for them as well. Besides, the park also offers all sorts of performances such as magic tricks, songs and dances, acrobatics and fancy car parades.
Adresse: Yingbin Road, Panyu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3993 2888
Åpningstider: 9h30 - 18h

Chimelong Safari Park / 长隆野生动物世界

Chimelong Safari Park is the biggest wild animal theme park in Asia and home to over 500 species and 20,000 rare animals such as pandas and white tigers. The park/zoo features safari on wheels where visitors are allowed to drive their cars inside the stock area. This is a large-scale park where you can have an intimate experience with animals, and you can surely spend a wonderful time here with your family.
Adresse: Dashi Street, Panyu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8478 3333
Åpningstider: 9h30 - 18h

Shameen Island / 沙面岛

Located in central Guangzhou about six kilometres west of the popular Tianhe area, Shameen Island has a great historical significance since it served as an important port for Guangzhou's foreign trade during Song and the Qing Dynasty. Today it is one of the most popular highlights in the city and offers enjoyable strolls among old European buildings and gardens in a more relaxed and quiet atmosphere.
Adresse: Shameen Island, Liwan District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8121 7557
Åpningstider: 24/7
Transport: Subway Line 1 to Huangsha Station Exit F

Canton Tower / 广州塔

The landmark of Guangzhou, also known as the Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower and is one of the world's most remarkable new buildings. It serves not only as a popular tourist destination but also as an intensive facility for radio and television transmission. The tower is 450-meter-high and have an amazing Bubble Tram (spherical cabins) that allows you to experience the beautiful panoramic views of Guangzhou.
Adresse: No.222 Yuexiang West Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8933 8222
Åpningstider: 9h - 23h

Chen Ancestral Shrine - Folk Craft Museum / 陈氏书院

Another must-see attraction is the Chen Ancestral Shrine, which has a history of more than 100 years. The hall was once an ancestral shrine, initially built in 1888 and completed in 1894. Later, it turned to Chen Clan’s Industry College, and today it is home to the Guangdong Folk Arts Museum that exhibits a variety of folk arts and crafts.
Adresse: Zhongshan 7th Road, Liwan District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8181 4371
Åpningstider: 8h30 - 17h30

Tao Tao Ju / 陶陶居

Tao Tao Ju is one of the best dim sum restaurants, and one of the oldest Cantonese restaurants in Guangzhou where virtually every animal part you can imagine is on sale. Although expensive, it is revered by locals and serves every possible kind of dim sum, sweet treat and a traditional afternoon tea.
Adresse: No.22 DiShi Fu Road, Liwan District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8139 9100
Åpningstider: 10h - 21h

PanXi Restaurant / 泮溪酒家

PanXi Restaurant is another very famous local restaurant at the bank of Li Wan Lake. Here, you can choose from mouth-watering dishes such as fresh shrimp dumplings, nest dasheen and crisp three-flavoured rolls, and enjoy some authentic Cantonese dishes.
Adresse: No.151 Long Jin West Road, Liwan District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8183 4350
Åpningstider: 7h - 22h

Sultan Restaurant / 苏坦

Located in a vibrant business centre of Guangzhou, Sultan Restaurant is a western style establishment that specializes in exotic Turkish cuisine. From the menu, you can pick mouth-watering charcoal grilled barbecues, doer kebab, freshly baked Turkish pizza with hot and cold appetizers.
Adresse: Baiyun Hotel, No.367 Huanshi Est Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8349 4170
Åpningstider: 11h - 23h

Tiger Prawn / 大头虾

When dining at Tiger Prawn, you can relish the finest authentic Vietnamese cuisine in a warm and friendly atmosphere, but be aware that the restaurant is very popular and often packed with both tourists and locals. It has a reputation, to be one of the best restaurants in Guangzhou, so pop in and see what the fuss is all about!
Adresse: No.548 Hui Fu Est Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8319 1277
Åpningstider: 10h - 23h

Wuu's Restaurant / 吴系打边炉

This is another popular restaurant with delicious Cantonese food. Wuu's Restaurant serves fresh and tasty food at inexpensive prices. From the vast menu, you can choose authentic dishes such as dumplings, noodles, rice dishes and soups. This is a busy restaurant, which is always a good sign, but long waiting time is to be expected.
Adresse: No.75 TianHe East Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8757 0062
Åpningstider: 10h30 - 22h

Bombay Grill Cuisine Of India

As the name reveals, Bombay Grill is an Indian restaurant, serving a different variety of traditional Indian food in the beautiful indoor and outdoor seating areas. The delicious and well-cooked meat dishes are highly recommended. If you are more into vegetables, they serve dishes like vegetarian biryani.
Adresse: No.2 Aiguo Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8359 4533
Åpningstider: 11h - 23h

Chez Max / 香舍法餐

This Parisian style bistro is a cosy hidden gem where you can enjoy creative food from the a la carte menu that changes regularly to keep it fresh. Chez Max is appreciated by a wide range of people, both locals and foreigners. So enjoy an evening out or have a great lunch at this French restaurant. Bon appétit!
Adresse: 1F Guangyi Building, No.38 Huale Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8360 2157
Åpningstider: 10h30 - 22h30

Man Ho / 万豪

Located at Guangzhou Marriott Hotel, Man Ho samples some delicious Cantonese cuisine like dim sum and other authentic dishes from Guangzhou and other parts of China. With exquisite food, serene atmosphere and with impeccable service, you will undoubtedly have an enjoyable dining experience here.
Adresse: 6/F, Guangzhou Marriott Hotel Tianhe, No.228 Tianhe Road, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 6102 8380
Åpningstider: 11h - 14h30, 17h - 22h30


APF. KAFE claimed to be one of the coolest coffee shops in Guangzhou with a clean, bright and modern interior design. When here, try the delicious Seven Seeds speciality coffee, you will not regret it! It is also a kid-friendly space, so come with your family here and enjoy a relaxing time.
Adresse: No.42 Huakang Street, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3855 1184
Åpningstider: 10h - 21h

Caffe Mondo / 意珍

Caffe Mondo is a place to visit when looking for brunch. Set on the 72nd floor of Four Season Hotel, the café has a fantastic view over Pearl River Delta's skyline. Pop in on a Sunday and enjoy an Italian inspired brunch buffet with 60 authentic Italian specialities.
Adresse: No.5 Zhujiang West Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8883 3888
Åpningstider: 6h30 - 23h

Zoo Coffee

Zoo Coffee is a chain of cafés that locates in several locations in Guangzhou, and as the name suggests, this is an animal teamed venue. You will find stuffed animals in every kind of shapes and sizes - zebras, lions, giraffes, pandas and gorilla, they are all here to amuse their guests, especially the kids!
Adresse: Aoyuan City Plaza, Panyu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3726 0713
Åpningstider: 8h30 - 23h30

Lock Chuck

The owner of Lock Chuck cares about two things with this coffee shop: creating a sense of local community and brewing amazingly good coffee. The well-trained international team are passionate in serving their guests quality coffee, and whether you are craving a dose of caffeine from Irving Farm New York, a cup of hot cocoa from Amsterdam or a Matcha Latte from Kyoto, they surely cover it all.
Adresse: No.6 Xiniu Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 186 6488 4020
Åpningstider: 8h - 22h

Living Room / 悦厅

Set on the 65th floor of the luxury Park Hyatt hotel, Living Room has a residential-style environment to give the feeling of being in the living room of an elegant mansion. With a casual all-day dining, morning or afternoon tea or evening nightcaps, you can pop in whenever the hunger and thirst kick in. If you have a sweet tooth, the menu offers freshly made waffles, homemade ice cream and homemade pastries.
Adresse: No.16 Huaxia Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3769 1234
Åpningstider: 9h30 - 24h

Hooley's Irish Pub and Restaurant / 活利仕西餐厅

To experience the spirit of authentic Irish pub culture, Hooley's is a great option. This live music venue, of course, serves the mandatory Guinness and Kilkenny including wine and cocktails. The pub has excellent food with plenty of promotions to pull the punters in, and the team is aiming to create a fun and friendly atmosphere, and it is English friendly.
Adresse: Zhujiang Xincheng, No.101 Xingsheng Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3886 2675
Åpningstider: 10h - 2h


SUNS bar lounge is a well-designed club that features an outdoor terrace right by the Pearl River making it a perfect place to have a glass of fine champagnes while enjoying the fantastic view. Beside linger over a few drinks, you can also bust a few moves and listen to live performance of DJ.
Adresse: Zhujiang Beer Factory, A25 Yuejiang West Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8977 9056
Åpningstider: 20h - 5h

Fei Bar / 妃吧

Another night venue located at the W Guangzhou hotel, Fei Bar is the place with lavish and extravagant design. Get the groove going to the live DJ tunes while sipping a crafted cocktail and enjoying an unforgettable evening at this exclusive club.
Adresse: W Hotel Guangzhou, No.26 Xiancun Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 6628 6628
Åpningstider: 21h - 3h

Woo Bar

Found at the luxury hotel W Guangzhou, Woo Bar is an open bar where you can enjoy a relaxing moment while sipping a cosmopolitan, shaken perfectly by the mixologist. Mingle, have fun while listing to live band and DJ at this very trendy bar that even offers contemporary afternoon tea.
Adresse: W Hotel Guangzhou, No.26 Xiancun Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 6628 6628
Åpningstider: 21h - 3h

Tian Bar / 天吧

Set on the 99th floor of the luxury Four Seasons Hotel, Tian Bar offers a superb city view in a casual and chic atmosphere. A beautiful setting where to have a drink and a light meal. The lighting, music and attentive service create an enjoyable experience.
Adresse: Four Seasons Hotel, No.5 Zhujiang West Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8883 3888
Åpningstider: 17h - 2h

Beijing Road Shopping District / 北京路商业区

Vibrant, loud and busy, the pedestrian street Beijing Lu has everything on offer from well-known brands to traditional silk clothing, shoes and jewellery... anything you can think of is available here. When craving for food, restaurants are serving authentic Chinese cuisine as well as western food. This shopping street should not be missed, especially if you are a shopaholic!
Adresse: Beijing Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8107 8225
Åpningstider: 24/7

Qingping Medicine Market / 清平中药材市场

Of all the street markets, Qingping Medicine Market is a must-go for genuine authenticity. Here you will see a variety of traditional Chinese medicines on sale. With over 1,200 booths, this large-scale market has a vibrant atmosphere. It is noisy, crowded and undoubtedly eye-opening.
Adresse: Huangsha Avenue, Liwan District, Guangzhou
Åpningstider: 24/7

Shangxiajiu Pedestrian Street / 上下九步行街

Shang Xia Jiu is the first commercial pedestrian street in Guangzhou, situated in the Liwan District of Xiguan. There are more than 200 stores including department stores, restaurants and tea houses. The main goods here are clothing and tourist items at reasonable prices.
Adresse: Shang Xia Jiu Road, Liwan District, Guangzhou
Åpningstider: 24/7

Teemall Department Stores / 天河城百货

Located in the centre of Tianhe District, this large modern shopping centre offers a wide variety of stores including restaurants, cinemas, galleries as well as some local and international clothing brand.
Adresse: 2/F-7/F, Teemall, No.208 Tianhe Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8559 1557
Åpningstider: 10h - 23h

China Plaza / 中华广场

With stores spread across nine floors, China Plaza is another big shopping mall located in a tall building that mainly covers retail, fine dining and a great variety of entertainments including karaoke and game centre. Besides clothing, this mall features shops selling bags, shoes, jewellery, electronic goods, household items, cosmetics and much more.
Adresse: No.3 Zhongshan Street, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8373 9099
Åpningstider: 10h - 22h30

Taikoo Hui / 太古汇

Taikoo Hui is home to over 180 brands, including some international high-end fashion labels such as Burberry, BVLGARI, Chanel, Cartier, Calvin Klein, Gucci and the list goes on. The shops, spread across five floors, offers luxury fashion in a beautiful surrounding. When the hunger kicks in, there are restaurants with exquisite cuisines to enjoy.
Adresse: No.383 Tianhe Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Åpningstider: 10h - 22h

Guangzhou Fangcun Tea Market / 芳村茶叶批发

Guangzhou has plenty of tea markets, but Fangcun Tea Market is the largest wholesale market in the city. It's estimated that more than 3000 stores are located on Fangcun Dadao and at the Fangcun Tea Market. Block after block of tea shops offering a wide variety of tea at reasonable prices including teacups, boilers and beautiful, handcrafted tea trays.
Adresse: No.333 Fangcun Middle Avenue, Liwan District, Guangzhou
Åpningstider: 10h - 22h

Onelink International Plaza / 万菱广场

Wanling Plaza is a large wholesale market for gifts, toys, home decorations, jewellery, accessories, art, craft, souvenirs and more. With nine levels of shops at reasonable prices, you will be spoiled with choices, and there are lots of interesting gadgets that you cannot find elsewhere. Take notice, the more items you buy, the better deals you'll get.
Adresse: No.39 Jiefang South Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8328 1328
Åpningstider: 10h - 19h

Flower City Square / 花卉城

At this underground mall, you will find everything you are looking for. The mall is divided into three commercial zones where zone one targets towards the younger fashionistas by offering cutting edge fashion, accessories and electronics. Zone two has a European style and is about living a contemporary lifestyle where all the latest trends and fashion from all over the world can be found. Zone three features worldwide premium clothing and jewellery brands.
Adresse: Flower City Square, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 3808 9668
Åpningstider: 10h - 23h

Passport / Visa

Guangzhou is one of the Chinese cities that supports the 72-hour transit visa on arrival program, which means that selected nationalities (all citizens of the European Union, as well as several other countries including Albania, Argentina, Australia, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Iceland, Japan, Macedonia, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, Qatar, Russia, South Korea, Switzerland, Ukraine, and United States) are eligible for a transit visa on arrival via the Xi'an Xianyang International Airport. For more extended stays, the visa must be pre-arranged in advance, so consult your local embassy for details. You must have your passport at all times, and all hotels will insist on seeing it for check-in. It is now mandatory to present your passport when buying train tickets; you will also need it for using internet cafes that accept foreigners. The Chinese government requires that your passport must be valid for at least six months after the expiry date of your visa when entering the country. You will need at least one entire blank page in your passport for the visa. Take an ID card with your photo in case you lose your passport and make photocopies of your passport: your embassy may need these before issuing a new one in case of loss. You must report the damage to the local Public Security Bureau (PSB), who will issue you with a 'Statement of Loss of Passport'. Long-stay visitors should register their passport with their nation's embassy.

Internet Access and VPN in China

Due to the Internet policy of China, certain websites and applications are not accessible from the mainland, which includes those very commonly used in the west (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google, Skype and more). Some travellers have been able to gain access to those via a VPN service (installed prior to arrival in China). Make sure you comply with local laws and regulations when deciding on whether or not to employ a VPN, and which one to choose (if you do, only use those explicitly allowed by the Chinese government, and only use them for authorised purposes to avoid any trouble). There have been reports of foreigners in China getting their cell service cut off in response to unauthorised use of VPN being detected; restoring cell service required a trip to the local police station where contents of the device were investigated and certain apps removed. Giving that Google is banned in China, Google Maps might not be the most accurate and reliable source of information. Some local apps such as Baidu Maps and AutoNavi tend to work better than Google Maps.

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit Guangzhou is during autumn, from September to November. This is when the weather and average temperatures are at their most pleasant.


Baiyun International Airport opened in August 2004 and is located 28 kilometres from the city centre. Flights connect to nearly 100 domestic cities and numerous international destinations. There are bunches of express bus taking you to the main destinations in the city. The buses depart from arrival area. Metro is another option to travel to the Guangzhou from the airport. The metro station Airport South is located directly below the terminal building. You will see the Metro signs when arriving at the arrival hall. The Metro Line 3 runs every day of the week from 6:10 AM to 11:00 PM with an interval of 7 minutes and 30 seconds. You can buy your ticket either from automatic ticket vending machines (only coins are accepted) or the Metro Customer Service Center. The metro is a convenient way to travel downtown at a reasonable price. Taxi ranks are located in both A and B arrival areas. At the A arrival, it is set outside the gate A8. At the B arrival, it is set outside the gate B6. You should only use a legitimate Chinese taxi driver and not just follow anyone who is offering. The taxi drivers will be waiting on the line at the taxi ranks and make sure the driver uses the meter. Also, have your destination address written in Chinese to show to the driver for most of them don't speak English.
Adresse: Baiyun International Airport, Guangzhou

Public Transport

Metro Guangzhou's metro opened in 1999 and is rapidly expanding. Several lines are operating, and they run very frequently, making it an easy way to transport to different destinations. The single-ticket is only valid on the day when you buy it. The ticket can be purchased on the ticket vending machines at the Metro stations (they only accept CNY5, CNY10 and the coins of CNY0.5 (5 Jiao) and CNY1 (1 Yuan). There is also the Guangzhou Transportation Smart Card, and it is widely used on bus, ferryboat and metro. Bus Buses might not be the most comfortable way to move around, but they are certainly the cheapest. There are four bus transportation hubs in Guangzhou: Railway Station Bus Terminal, Tianpingjia Bus Terminal, Zhongshan Balu (Zhongshan 8 Road) Bus Terminal and East Railway Station Bus Terminal. Mostly the buses run from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM. There are also night buses that operate from 9:00 PM to 6:00 AM. Ferries The ferries are convenient, comfortable and quick and they play a significant role in the local public system. Twelve waterbus lines are running along the channels between the piers in the city, to be more precise, there are 26 piers scattered along the Pearl River. This is a popular way to travel around the city. The ferries run from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM and the Transportation Smart Card can be used when taking the boat.


Taxis are cheap, quick and convenient. There are more than 80 taxi companies in the city, so you can easily get hold of a taxi, although it can be hard during peak hours. Each taxi company has its own colour. For example, Guangjun taxis are yellow, the GZ Transport Group drive dark red cabs, and Baiyun taxis are in sky blue. Small taxi companies operate green and golden coloured taxis. To get one easier, you can go to one of the taxi stands. These taxi stop boards are mostly located close to the bus station boards, and many of the large departments and shopping malls have a special stop for taxi passengers. Always use a legitimate taxi driver, and make sure the taxi has a meter and a taxi company logo on the car. You can also use taxi cab hailing service with WeChat or Alipay (like the Chinese version of Uber).


You can easily find a pharmacy in Guangzhou as they are scattered around the whole city. Guangzhou CanAm International Medical Center is a medical centre with more than 200 medications, both prescribed medications and over-the-counter drugs.
Adresse: 5/F Garden Tower, No.368 Huanshi Dong Lu, Guangzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8386 6988
Åpningstider: 24/7


Post offices are generally open from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM and there are plenty of them scattered around the city.
Adresse: 8 Tianhe Er Road, Tianhe District, Gunagzhou
Telefon: +86 20 8757 6676
Åpningstider: 9h - 17h


Country code: +86 Area code: 20


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