Pearl River Night Cruise Tour in Guangzhou

Pearl River Night Cruise Tour

The night cruise is even more fascinating under the sparkling lights compared with the daytime cruise on the river. Pearl River Night Cruise Tour starts from the White Goose Pool and ends at the Guangzhou Bridge in the east and Baihedong (White Crane Cave) in the south. Historical sites and unique architecture scattered along the river are numerous and are a goodly reflection of the Guangzhou culture. Among them are architectures in Shamian where converge a number of ancient architectures from various countries, the White Goose Pool that is one of the eight most famous scenes in Guangzhou, and ten characteristic bridges.

How to get to Wharfs of Guangzhou

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Tianzi Wharf

Bus: Take bus 1, 128, 131B, 194, 219, 238 to Haizhu Square (Qiaoguang East) Station.
Subway: Take Subway Line 2 to Haizhu Square Station.

Xidi Wharf

Bus: Take bus 1, 31, 57, 64, 128, 186, 208, 209, 217, 219, 236, 281, 538, 552, 556 to Nanfang Building Station.

Dashatou Wharf

Bus: Take bus 12, 36, 57, 61, 128, 131A, 131B, 192, 194, 247 or Tourism Bus Line 2 to Dashatou Wharf Station.

Useful Travel Tips

It is suggested visitors take a night cruise travel from the west to the east on the Pearl River. Some cruise trips provide food, enabling visitors enjoy the view while having dinner.


  • ‘Bright Pearl of the Pearl River’: a two level ship that can hold 280 people. Chinese food, and snacks can be tasted and the Kara OK chambers are also designed for visitors to relax in.
  • ‘Tianzi No. 1’: It can hold 250 visitors. A 100 square meter outdoor sightseeing platform is located at the bow of the ship.
  • ‘Bright Pearl of Flower City’: With three decks in total, the ship can hold 250 visitors. It features a coffee house and a small ballroom on the first floor, a Chinese style banquet hall on the second floor, and a sightseeing platform on the third floor.
  • Information Times’: It features a transparent design and holds up to 300 visitors at one time. Buffet dining and exotic singing and dancing shows are provided.

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