5 places near Guangzhou you should definitely visit

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Are you traveling to Guangzhou, China? Then you need to visit some places near Guangzhou. One of the most important goals for every tourist is to maximize the time to visit all kinds of attractions. After all, if you do not do this, when you return home you will have the feeling of unfulfilled goals.

What if there are some amazing places in the country that are also worth visiting, but you do not know how to get there? This is certainly an unpleasant situation, but it can be avoided with the help of a private driver in the city and by reading our article on the 5 places close to Guangzhou, which you should not miss!

Gain an unforgettable experience, about which you would want to share later!

Guangzhou is one of the largest cities in China. It is so multicultural that it has not one, but several names: Uyanchen ("city of five goats"), Yangcheng ("city of goats"), Huachen ("city of flowers").

Guangzhou is also one of the 24 historical cities in China with more than 2,000 years of history. An old legend says that once this place was located a small village whose inhabitants died of starvation.

To save them, five gods got down from the sky, sitting on five goats, and every animal had five rice spicas his mouth in a mouth. With these spicas people did not only satisfy the hunger, but also sowed their fields, and that saved them from death and led to the prosperity of the settlement.

The town has preserved its rich history and unique culture to this day. But beyond the city itself, you should visit some other breathtaking places not too far from it, and what could be easier than to get there comfortably by a car with a personal driver!


We have chosen for you 5 places near Guangzhou, which should be on your must-see list, when you visit the city:


  1. Dinghu Mountain

    In order to discover the breathtaking natural beauty of this enclave in China and immerse yourself in Chinese history, both religious and cultural, there is no better place than Dinghu Mountain.

    Take a car with a personal driver, spend on the road just a half hour, and find yourself in a place with stunning flora and fauna with a huge number of many endangered species. Jokingly called, "alive museum", an enclave is perhaps one of  the most beautiful places in China!

  • Foshan Guangdong

    Foshan is located in the south central part of Guangdong province, about 28 kilometers east of Guangzhou. Over the long history of about 5000 years, the city got its name from the three statues of Buddha of the Tang Dynasty (618-907) that were found in the area. Together with the cities of Hankou, Zhengzhou and Zhu Xian, Foshan one of the four most ancient cities of China. Skillful folk art in this region has a thousand year history and is full of local color.

  • Chimelong Safari Park

    Safari Park Chimelong is recognized as a leading zoological park in China. In order to get to the safari park we advise you to hire our personal driver services, which will take you there and back with comfort.

    The road one-way takes only about 40 minutes. Park combines not only entertaining part for tourists, but also a place of research facilities, training programs and support programs of the wildlife. In 2014 there were born triplets of a vanishing breed of giant pandas, which are still the reason why many people go there. The park opened its doors in almost 10 years ago, back in 1997 and until today has served as a great getaway spot for more than 10 million people.

  • Kaiping Diaolou

    Diaolou is an amazing fortified high-rise tower, which is made of reinforced concrete. First such towers were built in the early Qing Dynasty, reaching a peak in the 1920s and 1930s. Get ready to see about 1800 diaolous, which remain standing in Kaiping. In 2007, UNESCO named Kaiping Diaolou a global Chinese heritage.

  • There are an infinite number of places to visit both in China and in Guangzhou.

    This is a magical city with a rich history and highly developed unique culture and religion. Therefore it is very important that during the first visit you wouldn’t have missed the opportunity to really get to know it and it's surroundings. Of course, you know the famous phrase: time - is money.

    By hiring a car with a driver you will not only spend time with the comfort of traveling to distant corners of the region, but also every minute will not be lost in vain.

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