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Pearl River Night Cruise

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Address: Liwan District, Guangzhou 510000, China
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6:30 pm - 9:45 pm
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Beautiful view of the city

We took one of the many night cruise offerings, I can't even tell you which company it was. We didn't get the food...we actually had Papa John's delivered to the pier (which was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Artie S
Tipton, Indiana, United States
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Tipton, Indiana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took one of the many night cruise offerings, I can't even tell you which company it was. We didn't get the food...we actually had Papa John's delivered to the pier (which was awesome!). The boat was just like many other dinner cruise boats and was nothing special, but the cruise offered an absolutely beautiful view of the city. The... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Third experience never ceases to amaze me. The lighting on the buildings is breathtaking. You can't be in Shanghai without doing this. Such a contrast from what you see from the bund during the day. Public transport to the cruise location is pretty straight forward. No need to do it thru a tour just take the subway.

Thank Leonie R
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

“Pearl River Night Cruise”Where there is a river, there will be a river cruise offered. The best time to go for a cruise is when the city is all lit up. Within a year we were very fortunate we went to three different river cruises; Shanghai Huangpu River night cruise, Hong Kong harbour watching the laser show and the night... More 

Thank faithandhope2live
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent river trip on the Pearl River, the sights are fantastic everywhere lit up brightly, in this amazing city.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We stopped off at Tuanyida Square looking for Tianzi Wharf. Ended up walking to Terminal at Donghu because we got lost. Probably easier just to get on as off at Donghu metro! Well worth the 1hr 15 minute cruise with dinner for 128RMB each with an average buffet meal with soft drinks included. We were on second level and after... More 

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Bellevue, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at an Airbnb in Guangzhou and organised our own tours. Each day was packed with great things to do and adventurous cultural interchanges. One of our favourite must do things is the Pearl river cruise. After overcoming many language barriers we enjoyed the river cruise immensely! We did not book through any agency but made our way to... More 

Thank Ingrid C
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Let me state that I didn't get to actually go on the river cruise because it was thunder-storming outside with heavy rainfall and wind. We went to the company where we bought the tickets and asked to change our tickets to the next night but were told no. They stated that only in evens of extreme weather would they cancel... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

This cruise took about one hour. Though we heard it was better to buy the ticket online, we ended up buying from one of the selling points by the river, near Haizhu Square. The cruise started promptly. It set us back by RMB48 each which is very okay when compared to prices of cruises in other countries. We got 2nd... More 

1 Thank Jydeoo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

The cruise down the Pearl River is mind blowing. You can see the glowing city as you cruise down the river. Every river boat building and every bridge are lit up in a kaleidoscope of colours. The bright lights dance in the water, creating breathtaking mirages. When you see the Canton Tower in all her majesty, changing colours and standing... More 

Thank Sharon L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

A must visit Destination, if you visit Guangzhou. The city view from the cruise is very beautiful. All bridges are decorated with colorful lights. The view of Canton Tower is just Breath taking moment.

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