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Home Tour Options Guangzhou Walking Tours 8-hour Walking Tour

Sai Kwan and Whampoa Walking Tour

Let us guide you on a walk in Sai Kwan through the ancient narrow streets of one of the most charming districts in Canton. We walk through the granite streets and lanes, stop for snacks at a food store or tea house. This route is without backtracking through the old town. Just a short time in the old town will have you getting to know our Cantonese culture, from old trading history, food, local architecture and custom, even our traditional religions. The second walk in Whampoa urban village will let you a good chance to review the ancient architecture, traditional art and our traditional religions: worship ancestors, and the tasty farm food.

Tour Highlights

  • Pearl River day cruise, metro, bus & private transfer experience;
  • Intriguing history of Canton old trade.
  • Explore the backstreets and Old Canton, A truly important part of Guangzhou life.
  • Explore a street markets, temple, park and traditional architectures.
  • Meet the local and visit his 150 years old house, garden and his collection treasures;
  • Experience an authentic Chinese tradition tea ceremony in Guangzhou;
  • Explore one of our traditional religions: worship ancestors;
  • Tasting traditional and delicious local snacks and Dim Sum in tea house.

Type of Tour: Private Tour -- Just for you and your travel mates

Tour Departure Date: Available year round on request

Duration: Approx. 8 hours


1 Guest 2  Guests 3 ~ 4 Guests 5 Guests & above
USD $120 USD $150 USD $180 Price available upon request
  • The price is the total amount for your group and not per-person charge. We can provide you a receipt for the payment of the tour for your tax records or expense reimbursement, please let us know in advance if receipt is needed.

Tour Starting Time: 9.30 am;

Walking Distance: Approx. 10 km (6.2 mi)

What's Included:
1. Meet at greet at downtown hotel;
2. Unique souvenir produced by us;

What's NOT Included:
1. Public transportation fee;
2. Personal expenses;
3. Beverages and other meals do not indicate in the program;


Who May Attend
This experience is not recommended for young children or people who find it difficult to walk for long periods of time.

Private Tour
This tour can be mixed with a variety of local food. To keep your tour cost low, we have not included entrance fees, food and drink in your tour price, they are usually very reasonable, so that you have more option according to your needs and budget. Please cover our expenditure in the tour (tickets, meals etc). However, these will be minimal. Based on our experience, except for the transportation fee between hotel and tour starting point. Usually the additional costs as follows:
- 1 guest without trying any food spends CNY¥10;
- 1 vegetarian guest spends between CNY¥15 to CNY¥25;
- 1 meat-eating guest spends between CNY¥20 to CNY¥35;
- 4 meat-eating guests with Yum Cha & Dim Sim spend between CNY¥160 to CNY¥200;

Booking Process
To complete your Guangzhou Private Tour booking, a 30% deposit is required via Paypal or Western union after we set the tour date and tour duration with you. We will send you a PayPal invoice, you will have the option to use your credit cards or deposit card to complete the payment process (even if you are not a PayPal account holder). Note: A 4.7%~5.79% Paypal transaction fees will be charged on the total amount of the transaction when deposit is made by Paypal. Once payment is made, the booking of your Guangzhou Private Tour is confirmed. The remaining balance is payable in cash only on tour day with us, you can pay in either U.S. Dollar or Chinese Yuan, whatever is convenient for you. We prefer U.S. Dollars without any damage and stain, otherwise please provide Chinese Yuan.

Covered Areas For Meeting up and Greeting
Please note that hotels located in the area longer than 40 minutes by public transport from Beijing Road metro station (Subject to the Google map) will incur USD$20 extra for meeting up charge; No extra charge if meet at tour starting point (Beijing Lu metro station); No meet up if hotel located in Nansha District, Conghua District and Zengcheng District. We would recommend that you book your hotel at the downtown areas (Yuexiu district, Liwan district, Haizhu district and Tianhe district). Meet up service only goes with the tour without stoppage time. We don't provide return service, but we will help you call a taxi and ask the driver to send you back to your hotel.