Zhenhai Tower (above) and the Statue of Five Goats (below) in Yuexiu Park [file photo]
Guangzhou will invite 100 merchants coming to Canton Fair to enjoy a free one-day tour to historical sites in old Guangzhou.
The tour, starting from Oct 17, includes the Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue King that houses the 2,000-year-old tomb of the Nanyue King Zhao Mo, Yuexiu Park that has the symbol of Guangzhou—the Statue of Five Goats and the Zhenhai Tower which was built in 1380, the 1,000-year-old path in Beijing Road Cultural Tourist Attractions, plus the traditional Dim Sum Depot for lunch.
The trip is jointly presented by Yuexiu District Tourist Administration and GZL International Travel Service Ltd. Visitors can find the information about it in the 72-hour transit visa exemption areas in airports and the information centers of major travel agencies in Guangdong.
Itinerary: Departure (9:00 am) → Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue King → Yuexiu Park (The Statue of Five Goats) → Dafo Temple → Beijing Road Cultural Tourist Attractions (Yaozhou Historic Site, ancient path, Gongbei Tower Historic Site, Time-honored Brand shops, Beijing Road Commercial Pedestrian Street, Huifu Food Street, etc);
Lunch: Dim Sum Depot
Price: 128 yuan per person