Get away from Guangzhou’s urbanized districts and explore the city’s past in this exciting one-day Guangzhou shore excursion. The itinerary covers most of the historical highlights in this city including Yeuxiu Park, Nanyue King Tomb, Sun Yat Sen Memorial, Chen Chen Academy, and Litchi Bay. If your cruise docks in Guangzhou for the night, please tell us to arrange for additional evening activities.
 

Tour Code: CSG01
Duration: 8 hours
Start/End: Guangzhou Port/Guangzhou Port
Highlights: Yuexiu Park, Nanyue King Tomb, Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall, Ancestral Temple of Chen Family, Litchi Bay
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Guangzhou shore excursions

 
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Travel to the Yuexiu Park in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle from Guangzhou Port with your private guide and driver. As the largest park in downtown Guangzhou, Yuexiu covers a total of 214 acres with three artificial lakes, seven hills of Yuexiu Mountain and numerous cultural relics.

Yuexiu-Park-The-Best-of-GuangzhouNext, visit Nanyue King Tomb, where the King of Southern China was buried more than two thousand years ago. The tomb had remained undiscovered and totally untouched until 1983, and up until now, it’s considered one of the greatest archaeological sites in the country.

Nanyue King TombAfter lunch, continue on to Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall. Constructed between 1929 and 1931, the hall honors the father of the Republic of China (Taiwan) with a collection of his photos and letters from on display.

Sun-Yat-Sen-Memorial-HallStop at Chen Clan Academy, or better known as Ancestral Temple of Chen Family, where you’ll see an extensive collection of wood, stone, brick carving, and metalwork, plus countless beautiful carvings on columns, ceiling beams, and walls. The last stop of the day is Litchi Bay. With its history dating back to 196 BC, it was used to grow fruits for the Emperor and foreign diplomats only. As the sun begins to set, head back to the port in good time for your cruise departure. Trip ends.

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What’s included?

  • Round trip transfer from the ports to Guangzhou in private air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fee and port fee
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day

What’s excluded?

  • Pre & After accommodation
  • Other drinks
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses