Destination guide

Head to the elegant city of Tianhe

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Tianhe. This city's shopping, sightseeing and local tours draw many visitors. Canton Fair Complex and Zhenhai Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Tianhe

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Tianhe a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Guangzhou Zoo (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Gold Coast Water Park (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Grand World Scenic Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Big Hippo Water World (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Guangzhou Culture Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Guangdong Science Center (6.8 mi / 11 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Tianhe

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Tianhe. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Yuexiu Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Tianhe Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Huanghuagang Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Yuntai Garden (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Martyr's Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Haiyin Park (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Tianhe

Fly into Foshan (FUO-Shadi), the closest airport, located 18.1 mi (29.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Guangzhou (CAN-Baiyun Intl.), which is 18.2 mi (29.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Guangzhou Shipai Station or Guangzhou East Railway Station and explore the city from there. You can see more of Tianhe by jumping on the metro at South China Normal University Station, Gangding Station or Shipaiqiao Station.