5 days in Guangzhou & Foshan Itinerary

5 days in Guangzhou & Foshan Itinerary

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1
Guangzhou
— 1 night
2
Foshan
— 2 nights

1
night
Guangzhou

Guangzhou ©
A massive metropolis and critical international trading hub, Guangzhou sprawls along the Pearl River, distinctly vibrant and cosmopolitan.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): stop by Beijing Road Raw Material For Medicine Shopping Mall, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Shamian Island, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sacred Heart Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Canton Tower and then get to know the resident critters at Chimelong Safari Park.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Guangzhou day trip planning site.

Mumbai, India to Guangzhou is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. Traveling from Mumbai to Guangzhou, you'll lose 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in November; daily highs in Guangzhou reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Foshan.

Things to do in Guangzhou

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Shamian Island ©
Shamian Island
Canton Tower ©
Canton Tower
Chimelong Safari Park ©
Chimelong Safari Park

2
nights
Foshan

Foshan ©
While often overlooked by foreign tourists, the heavily industrialized city of Foshan, part of the Pearl River Delta Economic Zone, has plenty to offer in terms of cultural attractions.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate the long history of National Art Studios, thendon't miss a visit to Louvre International Furniture Art Expo Center, and then admire the masterpieces at The Foshan Folk Art Researche Institute. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Sanshui Forest Park.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Foshan online travel planner.

Getting from Guangzhou to Foshan by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a subway; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 11th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Foshan

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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National Art Studios ©
National Art Studios

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