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Address: No.222 Yuexiang West Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou, China
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+86 20 8933 8222
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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
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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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It was awesome

I did not go in the tower but it was a very pretty sight. I would recommend you see it in the night. Also the tallest tower in guangzhou is fairly close to it.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I did not go in the tower but it was a very pretty sight. I would recommend you see it in the night. Also the tallest tower in guangzhou is fairly close to it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great view but be prepared for the ques you can miss these by dining in the tower and then entry is free but be prepared t is very expensive to dine in the tower

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It's one of the most iconic attraction in Guangzhou. Beautiful and amazing light show is there in evening time at regular interval and a must see. You will have a very good view from nearest mall.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A must in GZ. I would place this as #1 destination in GZ. We visited the tower around 5:30 and spent about two hours there including the bubble tram ride at the top. The ticket was less than ~$45 (US) per person which included the tram ride. I thoroughly enjoyed the 360 view of the beautiful GZ city and its... More 

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Guangzhou, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place for friends and couple,however a little expensive ,this is the simble of Guangzhou ,I think everyone who visit GZ should come and see,actually u are no need to go up

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Canton Tower at night. Luckily it was a clear day and it was beautiful. They had special laser lights every hour with music. It was spectacular. View it from the square.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We toured canton tower with our 4 kids. Lines were short during week. The bubble care on top of tower was amazing. Lots of shops and eateries on ground floor. A must see if you're in Guangzhou!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

China at its best!!! Really enjoyed the place! Nice view of a nice city! Don't miss it! Guangzhou is fantastic.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the canton tower with my family and work colleagues and it is well worth a visit but it can get very busy at times, especially when the light show starts around 19:30 ( this is actually best viewed from outside in the surrounding area rather than in the tower itself) We visited one of the restaurants within the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ticket price is slightly on the high side. But should you decide to visit in any case, you will be able to take a ride on the elevator that will bring you to level 107 within 3 minutes. If you stand near the door, you will be able to see parts of Guangzhou unveiling before you. I have been... More 

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