Special recommendation: Take Guangzhou tourist bus to view kapok flowers.
Special new tourist buses in Guangzhou, offering information and interpretation of popular sites in eight languages as part of a sophisticated GPS system, have already got their maiden run on National Day, 2016.
Three different routes are offered to various cultural landmarks of both new and ancient Guangzhou. The venues include Canton Tower, Beijing Road Pedestrian Street, Shangxiajiu Pedestrian Street, Chen Clan’s Academy, Tianhe business district, Yuntai Garden, Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue King and Ersha Island.
1. New Central Axis (red route)
Stops: Canton Tower (terminus) - Sun Yat-Sen University - Dashatou Cruise Wharf - Ersha Island - Haixinsha Asian Games Park - Tianhe business district
Service time: 09:00 - 20:00 (Bus runs hourly from 09:00 to 12:00, and every half hour from 12:00 to 20:00.)