Guangzhou Private Tour with After Dinner and Pearl River Cruise

Guangzhou Private Tour with After Dinner and Pearl River Cruise
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$67.44
Duration: 8 hours
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Spend an afternoon to visit colonial Shamian Island and Zhujiang New Town(Tianhe CBD area) in Guangzhou. After dinner served in a local restaurant with Dim Sum or Cantonese cuisine, followed by Pearl River cruise in the evening where you will enjoy amazing city view when all major landmarks lights up at night.

You will be met in your hotel lobby at 1400 by your guide and driver who will take you to Shamian Island, originally a major trading post on the Pearl River from the 18th to 19th centuries, the island was split into two concessions to the British and the French in 1859 and construction of a small European suburb took place.  Now the island, being only 900 meters east to west and 300 meters north to south, is a calm and relaxing place to stroll around and enjoy the European architecture.

Continuing your tour you will next visit Guangzhou Zhujiang New Town area where you will have photo stops at Guangzhou Opera House and Guangzhou Library before you visit the Guangdong Provincial Museum (The museum is free of charge for all visitors and it opens from Tuesday to Sunday. ). The Guardian newspaper praised the Guangzhou Opera House another miracle after the Sydney Opera House.  

After dinner served at a local restaurant with Dim Sum, you will transfer to the cruise boat dock to commence your cruise along the Pearl River. There are many historical sites dotted along the river that you can see, as well as some unique architecture and ten bridges that you will pass under.  Starting at the White Goose Pool, considered one of the major attractions of Guangzhou, you will experience two hours of spectacular city views and amazing lights.  Night time is the best time to take the Pearl River Cruise as the city lights put on a spectacular show.  During your cruise you will have continual views of the magnificent Canton Tower, the tallest tower in China and the third tallest in the world.  Your will also see the Aiqun Mansion, the highest building in China when it was built in 1934, you will also get a different perspective of Shamian Island and its unique architecture as you cruise past.

After your cruise you will be taken back to your hotel where your tour ends.

Spend an afternoon to visit colonial Shamian Island and Zhujiang New Town(Tianhe CBD area) in Guangzhou. After dinner served in a local restaurant with Dim Sum or Cantonese cuisine, followed by Pearl River cruise in the evening where you will enjoy amazing city view when all major landmarks lights up at night.