Scenic Spots

1. Canton Tower

Located near the Chigang Tower in Haizhu District of Guangzhou City, China, the Canton Tower is 600m high and 125m away from the south bank of the Pearl River, standing opposite to the Haixinsha Island and the Pearl River New City across the river. The Canton Tower is a large-scale urban infrastructure that specializes in operating sightseeing tourism and integrates radio & TV transmission, culture & entertainment, and city window functions. In 2010, the Canton Tower offered the broadcasting service for the Guangzhou-based 16th Asian Games. Today, the Canton Tower has become a new landmark in Guangzhou City.

2. Baiyun Mountain

Baiyun Mountain, titled as the "Top Beauty of Guangzhou", is located in the north of Guangzhou downtown, and it got the name because its main peak Moxing Ridge is always shrouded by the white cloud. In Guangzhou City, Baiyun Mountain is a well-known scenic spot, and it sets off the Pearl River Delta that runs through Guangzhou City, accordingly earning the poetic title "Cloudy Mountain and Pearl Water". With a floor space of 280,000 square kilometers, the Baiyun Mountain is made up of more than 30 peaks, takes on a rectangular shape (in which, the length from the south to the north is 9.7km, and the width from the east to the west is 4.5km), and extends in the NE-SW direction. Moxing Ridge, main peak of the Baiyun Mountain, is located at the middle part, with an altitude of 382meters.

3. Museum of the Nanyue King Mausoleum

Geographic Location: Located in the Xianggang in the west of the Yuexiu Mountain Park

Introduction: As the tomb of Zhao Mo, the Nanyue King II, the The Nanyue King Mausoleum is the Lingnan Region's earliest large-scale painted stone-chamber tomb. The tomb was discovered in June, 1983 and opened to the public on February 8, 1988, and it was rated as one of China's five major archaeological findings in recent years.

4. Guangdong Province Museum

Geographic Location: Located at No. 2, Zhujiang East Road, Pearl River New City, Tianhe District, Guangzhou

Introduction: Construction of the Guangdong Province Museum was commenced in 2004, and the "Jewel Box" design philosophy was adopted during the construction process. As a result, the museum featured novel structure and unique design. The museum exhibition and display is centered on Guangdong Province's historical culture, art, and nature, in order to fully showcase Lingnan Culture's unique points.