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Address: No.222 Yuexiang West Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou, China
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Phone Number: +86 20 8933 8222
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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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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Sophisticated engineering, beautiful, great views

A truly interesting case of civil engineering and architectural work! The external metallic structure, beautifully illuminated, combines beauty, elegance flexibility and an... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A truly interesting case of civil engineering and architectural work! The external metallic structure, beautifully illuminated, combines beauty, elegance flexibility and an amazing resistance for winds and earthquakes. The top being about 600 m above soil (I did not check the precise figure), Canton Tower has great views, unfortunately not captured in my photos. I went in the evening, already... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Well I had the privalidge to look at this every day of my stay , since I can see it from my room on the 93rd floor. Spectacular lights change color all the time this is a booming city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had visited in October 2016 in the evening...There are many price packages aaccording to the floors and activities. we had taken 150 rmb ticket for 108th floor...This floor can only see the whole city all sides...really a very fantastic view...the activities are on more top floors, we did not go. The best time is about 5-6 pm when you... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

suggest to reach to the 108th floor observation deck at 5pm-515pm. must take the bubble tram (combo ticket at rmb298/pax). great sunset view and night view.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This tower is different in size and shape and is quite impressive to look at. It is easy to get there by subway. Not sure it was worth the price to visit as we were not interested .However, we did take some nice pictures and we took the ferry to cross the river and visit the Asian Olympic Park.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is wonderful!! Great view of Guangzhou!!!! The buffet is good but the lobster was not and the refrigerants are hot! We stay there some hours... and I recommend! The cost it's higher but I can not lose the opportunity!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

380cny for the full tour and 79 for just 1 level. It was OK, but pretty much the same view I get from the plane.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've only paid to go to the lower observation deck level and even that costed $20. The coolest part of all was probably taking the high-speed elevator.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

During the vacation of National Holiday, I went to Guangzhou for a holiday with my friends. In the first evening, we were going to visit one of the most famous buildings in Guangzhou, which is also the symbol tourist attraction for travelers to visit---Canton Tower. As far as I know, it is the third tallest building in China, and the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on a cool breezy evening. There were many people there each trying to find a best position to have a photo of the canton tower. It was a really spectular view. The colours continue changing.it was a ver tall tower but we did not go up because its quite expensive. We manage to take some pictures of... More 

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