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Guangzhou Foodie Tour

Highlights
  • Discover Cantonese food in the capital of the original Canton, Guangzhou
  • Feast on favorites like dim sum, roast duck, and glutinous mango rice
  • Try fresh-from-the-sea prawns at a bustling fish market
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Guangzhou Foodie Tour
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Guangzhou Foodie Tour
US$85.67
Overview

Guangzhou is the capital of Guangdong (Canton), the region that gave its name to Cantonese food. Rather than wander a city of 15 million people hoping to find the best eateries, enlist the expertise of a friendly local guide on this small-group walking tour of the Liwan neighborhood. Stop at markets, bakeries, and local eateries, and sample dishes from dim sum to Chinese cakes. 

What to Expect

Greet your guide and small group outside the subway station and head out into the bustling streets and alleyways of Liwan. Start with a stroll through the fish markets, a wholesale market full of live fish and shellfish—the perfect spot to sample salt and pepper prawns.

The precise itinerary changes daily, but you might well try pan-fried dumplings, succulent roast duck, Cantonese cakes from historic bakeries, and desserts made from buffalo milk or glutinous rice.

One reliable highlight is dim sum at one of China’s finest Cantonese restaurants. Enjoy a classic Cantonese dumpling feast and discover connoisseur dishes like sea cucumber dumplings. After your tour ends, your guide can provide directions to the nearest subway station or help you get a taxi back to your hotel.

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Honolulu
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Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile
Guangzhou Food Walking Tour

One of the best walking tours I’ve been on anywhere. Wai was knowledgeable and took us on an eye-opening and delicious journey through the colorful Liwan neighborhood of Guangzhou. Crocodiles, scorpions, and sand worms were only a few of the amazing items for sale. We...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile
Great tour & excellent guide

Guangzhou is known for its variety of delicious cuisine, so taking a food tour is a must! This company was great, confirmed me last minute and was available via text because the weather was dicey and I wasn't sure if it would cancel. Our guide...More

Thank Meredith V
EatingAdventures88, Manager at Eating Adventures Food Tour -Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2017

Hi Meredith, Thanks for your review. The only way to appreciate Guangzhou is to see it from a Cantonese locals perspective. It is without a doubt one of the most amazing cities in China, a living museum of Cantonese culture. The trick is to stay...More

Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile
A must do

My daughter booked this trip and there were 3 adults. We had an amazing day, Maggie was an exceptional guide. We visited places and ate foods that we would not have managed without this tour. The fish market was an experience not to be missed...More

Thank Granma_13
Reviewed May 10, 2017
Great way to experience China

Our tour guide Maggie was friendly and warm and very knowledgeable of the local food and areas. The day of our tour it was raining and she ran to the metro station and borrowed umbrellas for us which was really over and above as we...More

Thank Meggsmac101
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile
Awesome tour

Great tour of the Liwan district in Guangzhou. Excellent local food, knowledgeable and friendly tour guide.I would definitely recommend this if you are visiting Guangzhou - great way to learn about the city.

1  Thank Kdasan
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lola j
April 4, 2018|
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u can join me and my spouse if u are interested.
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