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Canton Tower

4.5/523,266 Reviews
Modern Architecture

Business Hours

Guangzhou Tower: 9:30-22:30; ticket office ticketing time and visitor arrival time is 9:30-22:00; holidays and special event days are subject to ticket office announcement; Ferris wheel: 10:00 - 22 :30; Among them: Monday 15:00 - 22:30, and Monday of the last week of every month 17:00 - 22:30 Speed ​​Cloud: 10:00 - 22:30. Among them: Monday 12:00 - 22:30, and Monday of the last week of the week 17:00 - 22:30

Address

Yiyuan East Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou
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About Canton Tower

Canton Tower is currently one of the tallest towers in China. Due to its unique shape, it is also known as "Slim Waist" and is a landmark of Guangzhou. The tower has a stunning nightview and it is one of the main venues for the Guangzhou International Light Festival each year. At the observation platform, you are offered a bird's eye view of the entire Guangzhou skyline. There is also a world's highest ferris wheel located at the top of the 1,480 ft tower. The tower is a frequent host to high altitude extreme sports programmes.
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Getting Around

Take Line 3 or APM and get off at Canton Tower Station.
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Helpful Information

Canton Tower offers a variety of ticket options. If you intend to visit several attractions, a package ticket may be suitable. After purchasing the tickets, you have two hours to enter the Canton Tower. Tickets are invalid after the expiration of this time frame. There are glass windows on 83rd and 84th story observation decks. These observation decks are not as exciting however as the 32-story open-air viewing platform. From the observation decks in the tower the space for photography is limited.
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Special Events

The Canton Tower is a veritable photographer’s dream. The tower has a slender waist, and special architectural profiles, with lighting effects through the nights. Strolling around Canton Tower is extremely romantic, with a number of viewing platforms spread around the grounds. The Pearl River viewing platform is built on the riverside from this point you can capture the central axis of the entire city. From viewing platform number 450 there is an open view of the skies, which is suitable for sunset shots. Then at viewing platform 488 there is an overlook with a panoramic view of Guangzhou. This site is especially attractive to photography enthusiasts. The tower has a spiral sky ladder, where you can take a high-altitude walk. There is also an opportunity to take a photo with “Spider Man”. The Ferris Wheel is an excellent ride to fully enjoy the beauty of Guangzhou while slowly moving up and around. The tower also has a few thrill rides like the “speed cloud”, or vertical rappelling, giving the sensation of high-altitude freefalls.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Yiyuan East Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou
Top recommendations for the best restaurants near Canton Tower are: Ming Men Sheng Yan Yi Shu Hai Xian Zi Zao, SKY No.1, Xu Bo Guan LingNan YangSheng Cai, Bing Sheng PinWei (ZhuJiangXinCheng Flagship Store), Bing Sheng Residence
These are the places that you must visit near Canton Tower: Guangzhou Tower Pier Night Tour, Zhujiang Night Tour Haixinsha West Wharf, "The Red Boat of the Pearl River"Cruise, Haixinsha Island, Pearl River Night Tour Haixin Shadong District Wharf

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