Yue Xiu is part of China’s city of Guangzhou. It has a long and varied history, having been the capital of the Nanyue Kingdom in the past. Today, it’s a vibrant area of the city, known for being the political and commercial pulse, with lots of culture thrown in for good measure. An interesting destination, it has something which appeals to everyone. Make the most of your time here with one of our excellent Yue Xiu hotels, perfect for whether you are visiting for work or for pleasure, and enjoy being in a central location at the heart of the action.
Things to do
Within Yue Xiu you can visit the pretty Shishi Cathedral, the elegant Guangxiao Temple, the peaceful Yue Xiu Park, the lovely Orchid Garden, and the interesting Temple of Six Banyan Trees. Other places of interest include the Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall, the Temple of Five Rams, Huangsheng Mosque, and the Mausoleum of Nanyue King, Guangxiao Temple. Guangzhou Museum contains a diverse range of exhibits and displays. The area is known for its fabulous shopping, with plenty of lively markets and stores.
Within the wider city area there are even more sights to tickle your fancy – hardly surprising given that Guangzhou is the third biggest city in the whole of China! It is surrounded by towering mountains and beautiful scenery and is relatively more liberal than many other places in the country. It is a haven for foodies, with a huge concentration of places to enjoy a delicious meal. Pay a visit to Shamian Island and admire the wonderful mix of French and British architecture, and relax as you try some bird spotting at the lovely Nansha Wetland. For fun and giggles, there is a selection of amusement parks in the locale.
Visit this cradle of Chinese history and be pleasantly surprised at all that the area offers. Book your flight to Guangzhou and your Yue Xiu accommodation and you’re good to go!