Tramcars with touring information broadcast which are said to be the first ones in China are now provided in Guangzhou for tourists and locals to enjoy the city’s landscapes and tourist spots.
Tourists line up to get experience of the tour tramcar on 22th January. [Photo/ Nanfang plus]
Start from Canton Tower, the touring tramcar will bring a 7.7-kilometer-tour for passengers, during which they can enjoy the views of the Pearl Rivel, Liede Bridge South, Party Pier (Pa Ti in Pinyin, “琶醍”) and three parks.
Detail information of tramcar’s station and tourism spots. [Photo/ Guangzhou Tram]
These 11 stations include: 广州塔东 Canton Tower East, 猎德大桥南 Liede Bridge South, 琶醍 Party Pier, 南风 Nanfeng, 会展西 Exhibition West, 会展中 Exhibition Central, 会展东 Exhibition East, 琶洲大桥南 Pazhou Bridge South, 琶洲塔 Pazhou Pagoda, 万胜围 Wanshengwei.
Chinese introductions of tourist attractions along the route will be broadcast in the tramcar. Passengers can also follow Wechat account “YoungTram” to get its online self-service.
Passengers take selfie while enjoying views alongside the tramcar. [Photo/ Nanfang plus]
The interior and exterior of tram car is decorated with images of Chinese knots, lanterns and blooming kapok flowers, generating a lively atmosphere. Corners inside the tram adorned with abstract paintings give you a glimpse of traditional Cantonese culture.
[Photo/ Guangzhou Metro]
Details of its timetable and stations are available in Wechat account ‘YoungTram’ as well. Follow it and get on board!
Author: Hu Jun
Editor: Sylvia, Olivia