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Canton Tower

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Address: No.222 Yuexiang West Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou, China
Phone Number: 020-89338222
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

The Canton Tower stands at the intersection of Guangzhou’s new urban...

The Canton Tower stands at the intersection of Guangzhou’s new urban central and the Pearl River scenery zone. Right across the river, is the Asian Games Park and Zhu Jiang New Town, together with the Guangzhou Opera House, Library, No.2 Children’s Palace and Guangdong Provincial Museum it forms the new metropolitan sky line. The Canton Tower is the tallest TV tower in the world with a total height of 600m. The Tower was built using the latest engineering technologies, but inherits 2000 years of Canton Culture. It displays Guangzhou’s vision and determination to the world. The Tower offers an observation deck with a spectacular view, several top-notch restaurants and catering services, 5-star exhibition, convention and entertainment facilities. All these enable you not just to enjoy the magnificent scenery of Guangzhou, but also to experience the excitement of adventure at great heights.

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Great night walk

Well, probably is not an incredible place, but it's quite interesting if you like modern arquitecture. This places changes a lot during the night, it becomes a sort of magic. You... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Well, probably is not an incredible place, but it's quite interesting if you like modern arquitecture. This places changes a lot during the night, it becomes a sort of magic. You can walk along the riverside and sit with all the local people to watch how the colours changes and also the lights from finantial area reflected at the water.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had the pleasure if seeing it both day and night. Night time is far my favourite, the different colours were spectacular. A must see.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

2 years since last time I went to this place. I'm so impressed. Now, there's a direct line to go to Canton Tower. This area is clean and comfortable. Not too much people and information around this area is quite good.

Thank whoeveriam
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is very beautiful around the 7 pm , as it turns colorful and it continues to change colors up to 12 pm .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The lighting of the Tower starts at 7pm. If you want to get a picture of the full view, it is advisable to take from a far distance the best is on the Zhujiang Bridge. It is quite costly to go to the top of the tower. The ticket is range from RMB150 to 488 depends on the various package.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent an afternoon visiting the tower. If you want a view that will truly give you an idea about the vastness of Guangzhou this is it. There are often exhibits in the lobby that periodically change providing an additional reason to visit the tower. It is also beautiful to cruise under the tower at night on one of the many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

it is a must to visit when in city. The lights on tower and view of river and bund is mesmerizing. We will visit again when in city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice view here , not very crowded . Guangzhou best landmark beside the haixinsha , you can get here by mtr , there is a Canton Tower station

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Best to go during the day if you don't want to cramp in with a huge crowd but if you like to see it lively then the better choice will be a night time. I went with my boyfriend and we pick the bubble tram combo which includes the top two observation decks, bubble tram and the making of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Tower is very breathtaking at night as it really comes live! Transport is readily available from taxis, metro etc.

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