Beautiful flowers on display at the Yuexiu Park until Oct. 7. [Photo/Guangzhou Daily]
The 2017 Guangzhou International Floral Art Exhibition as well as the Annual Summit of the World Flower Council (WFC) is ongoing in Guangzhou until Sept. 24. Hailed as the ‘floral Olympics’, the WFC Annual Summit is held in the Flower City—Guangzhou for the first time.
Floral activities are being held at three satellite venues, including Guangzhou Opera House, Yuexiu Park and Second Children’s Palace of Guangzhou. Thousands of beautiful flowers, bonsai and mosaicultures are on display in these venues for free.
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Further reading: Yuexiu Park
Yuexiu Park, a comprehensive park in Guangzhou, opened in 1927 and is over 80 years old. It serves as a natural defense in the northern part of Guangzhou together with Bai Yun Mountain. With its highest peak standing more than 7000m above sea level, it is also called Yue (Guangdong) Xiu Mountain, Yue Wang Mountain and Guanyin Mountain in history. It’s the starting point and landmark of Guangzhou’s Traditional Central Axis and is of great importance to Guangzhou’s history and culture. Yuexiu Park consists of seven peaks with the main peak being the Yuejing Peak, and three artificial lakes—Beixiu Lake, Nanxiu Lake, and Dongxiu Lake. If you are in Guangzhou, why not spend some time here?
Location: No. 960 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Opening Hours: 6:00 – 22:00
Metro: Take Metro Line 2 and get off at Yuexiu Park.
Bus: Take one of the following buses to get there: Bus No. 5, 7, 21, 24, 42, 58, 58A, 58A (Express), 87, 101, 103, 105, 108, 109, 110, 113, 124, 180, 182, 185, 186, 211, 244, 244 (Express), 244A, 244 (Short Line), 256, 265, 273, 284, 519, 528, 43, 549, 555, 556, Peak Express Line 5, Peak Express Line 7，Bus No. 8 (Night)，Bus No. 12 (Night), Bus No. 22 (Night), Bus No. 26 (Night), Bus No. 40 (Night), Bus No. 211, Tourism Bus No. 1.