Guǎngzhōu Orchid Garden
Old Muslim Grave
Whether or not this is actually the grave of Abu Waqas, an uncle of the Prophet Mohammed, who brought Islam to China, the sense of...
A statue of the symbol of Guǎngzhōu – the Five Rams (五羊) that supposedly carried the five immortals who founded the city – stands guard...
Mausoleum of the Nányuè King
This superb mausoleum from the 2000-year-old Nányuè kingdom is one of China’s best museums. It houses the tomb of Zhao Mo, second king...
901 Jiefang Beilu · interesting places nearby
Guǎngzhōu Orchid Garden information
Across from Yuèxiù Park is this charming orchid garden. On the western edge of the park is an old Muslim grave that’s supposedly the burial site of Abu Waqas, who is credited with bringing Islam to China.