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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...more
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No.222 Yuexiang West Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou, China
+86 20 8933 8222
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Old restaurant but food beautiful Price was ok. Not too expensive. But the view is wasn’t nice as I expected.

Thank Sarinya W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you can read chinese, pls get your ticket via online website. Can be access via metro station/local taxi If you taking taxi, please don’t get directly at the venue, walk further away 5-10mins and hail. So it don’t show you are foreigner that just...More

Thank ChesterJL
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Place was really crowded as I visited on a weekend night but the tower was the centre of attraction. If you want nice photos, might be a good idea to walk slightly further away from the tower. The colour of the tower changes from time...More

Thank Tyrantthetank
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’ve been to the top of the New and Old World Trade Center, Empire State Building, Eiffel tower, Tokyo Tower, and John Hancock Tower. The view rivaled the Old World Trade Center. It was spectacular. Crowded of course, as this is China. Nevertheless, we got...More

Thank Jellins1
Reviewed 5 days ago

I visited Canton Tower on 31st December 2017. It was too much crowdy . I was able to see young beautiful faces chines and other . Aloud music across the river , lighting and fun. Perl River was flowing silently.. It was full of peace...More

Thank zafarkhanhr
Reviewed 1 week ago

was recommend by locals, top view ok, price expensive, service ok, food average at best, not sure if I'd do it again.

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have been to Guangzhou and not been here ... you are missing out !! Easy to buy tickets onsite , efficient staff , great views... and surprisingly great coffee on the observation deck cafe! Great part of Guangzhou, big open areas .. worth...More

Thank ben p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Should reach early as there is lots of rush . Do carry your passport as it is mandatory to buy the tickets ... not much of English there but it’s a nice view

1  Thank RajMittal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The landmark of Guangzhou that stood beautifully at the center of the city. You should go inside the tower and buy the ticket to the highest level! The view of Guangzhou and Zhujiang river was too breakthtaking, especially at night. It was definitely my favorite...More

Thank Novi A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly, it's just like any tower in different city around China. Pricey to get to the top. Building next to the tower actually look better. Surrounding area are good, below the tower there is an AMR line, so easy to access. There is a huge...More

1  Thank Frozzy L
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Yelena V
11 December 2017|
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Response from Ritesh C | Reviewed this property |
If you are going in weekends you can book them online. However for weekdays its not required.
Khaw L
8 April 2017|
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Response from ienjoytravel2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure if I understand your question, but the canton tower opens 7 days a week. I would recommend you to go around 5 something to see the sun set and night view of the city. After that, you can also purchase a... More
khamees m
17 February 2017|
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Response from alexchwoo | Reviewed this property |
sure, yes! why not?