VirtualTourist.com will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"GUANGZHOU" Asia Things to Do Tip by keeweechic

Asia Things to Do: 396 reviews and 650 photos

 
 

Six Banyan Temple and Flowery Pagoda A renowned Buddhist cultural site. Built in 537, the temple enshrines three large Buddhist statues, the biggest copper Buddhist statues existing in Guangdong Province.

Dr. Sun Yatsen Memorial Hall - The Memorial is quite famous as being a structure built during the Chinese revolution in 1931. The memorial hall is built in memory of Sun Yat-sen who was the pioneer of China's bourgeois democratic revolution.

The Ancestral of the Chen Family - Around the end of the 19th century, the Chen family from the Guangdong Province at the raised money to fund the building of this grand temple. It was erected as a place of worship to the ancestors. This design is an excellent example of South China architecture.

Address: Guangzhou, China
Website: http://members.virtualtourist.com/m/130fa/f8793/

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Feb 24, 2010
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse

Comments

keeweechic

“Travel is the greatest eye opener you will ever get.”

Online Now

Female

Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 1 7

Have you been to Asia?

  Share Your Travels