Private Tour: Kaiping Garden, Watchtowers, and Old Chikan Day Trip from Guangzhou

Cultural & Theme Tours in Guangzhou

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Visit the Kaiping Garden, Military Watchtower, and Chikan Ancient Village all in one day. Escorted by personal tour guide, driver, and car will surely save you time and hassle. Hotel pickup/drop-off and a Chinese lunch are included.
Your tour guide, driver, and car will pick you up from your Guangzhou hotel lobby at 9:00 and start this full-day tour. First stop is Kaiping Garden, a privately owned garden with fusion architecture style of traditional Chinese, European, and Water town features. Then, continue to Military Watchtower in Zili Village of Kaiping County where you will see tall multi-storied buildings that were listed as UNESCO's World Heritage since 2007 as well as 35th World Heritage Site in China. These old buildings were built mostly at the end of the Qing Dynasty and the beginning of the 20th century when ethnic warfare, village battles, wars, bandits and the lawlessness tormented this area of Guangdong Province.After lunch, visit Chikan Ancient Village to see arcade houses that have a long history but well preserved. Afterwards, you will be transferred back to your hotel in central Guangzhou where this tour concluded.

What’s included

  • Private tour accompanied by friendly and experienced English-speaking tour guide
  • Transfer by reliable driver and air-conditioned vehicle
  • Chinese lunch at local restaurant
  • Admission fees to listed attractions

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Lunch included
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included