Private Half Day Guangzhou Tour by Metro with A Local Guide

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From $111.80

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: Guangzhou, Guangzhou

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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The best way to know the history of the city of Guangzhou is to take public metro to explore the cultural sites including the original site of the Tomb of the Nanyue King of the Western Han Period, Academy of Chen Clan, Shamian Island, and Pearl River...etc. Centrally located Guangzhou hotel pickup is included.

What's Included

Hotel pickuo for centrally located Guangzhou hotel

Local guide

Private tour

Transport by public metro

What's Not Included

Food and drinks


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • ADULT: Age: 3 - 90

Additional Info

  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers over 3 years old
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

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• Admission Ticket Free

Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum
At 8.30am or 1.30pm, your guide will pick you up form your centrally located guangzhou hotel. Then you will start the tour. Firstly you will visit the Museum of the Tomb of the Nanyue King of the Western Han Period, where you will go inside the original tomb that was excavated in 1983 while constructing a hotel here. The tomb proves the long history of Guangzhou that can be tracked back to 2,200 years ago. There is an exhibition hall to display all kinds of relics excavated in both the tomb and Guangzhou.

Then, you will take metro to Academy of Chen Clan, or The Chen Clan Ancestral Hall, which is an academic temple built by the 72 Chen clans for their juniors' accommodation and preparation for the imperial examinations in 1894 during Qing Dynasty. Academy of Chen Clan is a complex with traditional Canton architecture style which is notable for its rich decoration that adorns both the interior and exterior of the halls as well as in almost every beams, ridges, walls and columns including a large collection of wood carving, stone carving, brick carving, pottery, plaster and iron engraving.

Later, you will take metro to Shamian Island and wander around the European architectural style area which was former colony for British and French 100 years ago. Moreover, you will view the White Swan Pool along the Pearl River by the waterfront of Shamian Island

The pleasant half day trip concludes at the Shamian Island where you can take taxi or metro back to your hotel.

4 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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