Guangzhou

Guangzhou is the capital of in southern . According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 12.7 million, making it the third largest city in China after and .
Photo: johnas, CC BY 2.0.

Popular Destinations

is the major airport of Guangzhou, province. Photo: asagayakei, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a central district in Guangzhou. The old walled city of Guangzhou was here, though it has been mostly redeveloped. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the new city center and business district of Guangzhou. Photo: Andrewssi2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

District is one of 11 urban districts of the prefecture-level city of Guangzhou, the capital of , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Mosque
The (Chinese: 广州怀圣寺 also known as the Lighthouse Mosque and the Great Mosque of Canton, is the main mosque of Guangzhou. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Museum
The houses the 2,000-year-old tomb of the Nanyue King Zhao Mo in Guangzhou. Photo: Deadkid dk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Stadium
The is a multi-purpose stadium in Guangzhou, , , named for its location at the foot of . Photo: 慕尼黑啤酒, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Summit
, also known as Yut Sau Shan,Yut Sau Hill or Mount Yuexiu, is located in , Guangzhou. Photo: Df112001, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

are two districts of Guangzhou in 's province, and within the . Photo: Deadkid dk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Zengcheng District is one of 11 urban districts of the prefecture-level city of Guangzhou, the capital of , . Photo: Vorist, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district in Guangzhou. It lies just south of historic Guangzhou, across the Pearl River. Photo: Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
Dengfeng is a subdistrict of the in Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province, southern .

Village
Dadong is a subdistrict of the in Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province, southern China.

Village
Wuyang New Town is a place in Guangzhou, , .

Guangzhou

Latitude
23.1302° or 23° 7' 48.7" north
Longitude
113.2593° or 113° 15' 33.5" east
Population
14,000,000
IATA airport code
CAN
United Nations Location Code
CN GGZ
Elevation
15 metres (49 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 244080443
Geo­Names ID
1809858
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Guangzhou
  • Afar: Guangjow
  • Afrikaans: Guangzhou
  • Afrikaans: Kwangtsjou
  • Albanian: Guangzhou
  • Amharic: ጓንግዦው
  • Arabic: Guangzhou
  • Arabic: جوانج زاو
  • Arabic: جوانزو
  • Arabic: صين كلان
  • Arabic: غوانزو
  • Arabic: قوانتشو
  • Arabic: قوانجو
  • Arabic: قوانغتشو
  • Arabic: كانتون (مدينة بالصين)
  • Arabic: كوانجو
  • Arabic: كوانزو
  • Armenian: Գուանչժոու
  • Asturian: Cantón
  • Asturian: Guangzhou
  • Azerbaijani: Quanqcou
  • Azerbaijani: Quançjou
  • Bambara: Guangzhou
  • Bashkir: Гуанчжоу
  • Basque: Guangzhou
  • Belarusian: Гуанчжоу
  • Belarusian: Гуанчжоў
  • Bengali: কুয়াংচৌ
  • Bengali: ক্যান্টন
  • Bengali: গুয়াংজু
  • Bengali: গুয়াংঝু
  • Bengali: গুয়াংঝৌ
  • Bengali: গুয়ংঝো
  • Bosnian: Guangzhou
  • Bosnian: Kanton
  • Breton: Guangzhou
  • Bulgarian: Гуанджоу
  • Burmese: ကွမ်ကျိုးမြို့
  • Catalan: Canton
  • Catalan: Guangzhou
  • Cebuano: Guangzhou
  • Chechen: Гуанчжоу
  • Cheyenne: Guangzhou
  • Chinese: Canton
  • Chinese: Guăngzhōu Shì
  • Chinese: Kńg-chiu-chhī
  • Chinese: 五羊城
  • Chinese: 广州
  • Chinese: 广州市
  • Chinese: 廣州
  • Chinese: 廣州市
  • Chinese:
  • Chinese: 穗城
  • Chinese:
  • Chinese: 羊城
  • Chinese: 花城
  • Chuvash: Гуанчжоу
  • Cornish: Guangzhou
  • Croatian: Guangzhou
  • Czech: Kanton
  • Danish: Guangzhou
  • Dimli (individual language): Guangzhou
  • Dutch: Guangzhou
  • Dutch: Kanton
  • Eastern Mari: Гуанчжоу
  • Egyptian Arabic: جوانزو
  • English: Canton
  • English: Kwangchow
  • English: Kwongchow
  • Esperanto: Guǎngzhōu
  • Esperanto: Kantono
  • Estonian: Guangzhou
  • Extremaduran: Cantón
  • Faroese: Guangzhou
  • Fijian: Guagzhou
  • Fijian: Guangzhou
  • Finnish: Guangzhou
  • Finnish: Kanton
  • French: Canton
  • French: Guangzhou
  • Galician: Cantón, China
  • Galician: Cantón
  • Gan Chinese: 广州市
  • Gan Chinese: 廣州
  • Georgian: გუანჯოუ
  • German: Guangzhou
  • German: Guǎngzhōu Shì
  • German: Kanton
  • Gothic: 𐌺𐌰𐌽𐍄𐍉
  • Greek: Γκουανγκτζόου
  • Greek: Κουανγκτσόου
  • Gujarati: ગ્વાંગજ્હો
  • Hakka Chinese: Kóng-chiu-sṳ
  • Hakka Chinese: Kóng-chû-sṳ
  • Hausa: Guangzhou
  • Hausa: Kóng-chû-sṳ
  • Hebrew: גואנגג'ואו
  • Hebrew: גואנגגואו
  • Hindi: ग्वांगझोउ
  • Hungarian: Kanton
  • Icelandic: Guangzhou
  • Ido: Guangzhou
  • Indonesian: Guangzhou
  • Interlingue: Guangzhou
  • Irish: Guangzhou
  • Italian: Canton
  • Italian: Guangzhou
  • Japanese: 広州
  • Japanese: 広州市
  • Kalaallisut: Guangzhou
  • Kannada: ಕ್ವಾಂಗ್ಕ್ಸೌ
  • Kannada: ಗುವಾಂಗ್‌ಝೌ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Guangjow
  • Karachay-Balkar: Гуанчжоу
  • Kazakh: Гуанчжоу
  • Kikuyu: Guangzhou
  • Kirghiz: Гуанчжоу
  • Korean: 광저우
  • Korean: 광저우 시
  • Korean: 광저우시
  • Kurdish: Guangzhou
  • Lao: ກວ່າງໂຈວ
  • Latin: Quancheum
  • Latvian: Guandžou
  • Latvian: Kantona
  • Lingala: Guangzhou
  • Literary Chinese: 廣州市
  • Lithuanian: Guangdžou
  • Luxembourgish: Guangzhou
  • Macedonian: Гуангџоу
  • Maithili: ग्वांगझोउ
  • Malagasy: Guangzhou
  • Malay: Guangzhou
  • Malayalam: ഗ്വാങ്ജോ
  • Maori: Guangzhou
  • Marathi: क्वांगचौ
  • Min Dong Chinese: Guōng-ciŭ
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kńg-chiu-chhī
  • Mongolian: Гуанжоу
  • Nepali: ग्वांगझोउ
  • Nepali: ग्वाङझाउ
  • Northern Frisian: Guangzhou
  • Norwegian: Guangzhou
  • Norwegian: Kanton
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Guangzhou
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Guangzhou
  • Nyanja: Guangzhou
  • Occitan (post 1500): Canton
  • Ossetian: Гуанчжоу
  • Pampanga: Guangzhou
  • Panjabi: ਗੁਆਂਗਜ਼ੂ
  • Persian: گوانجو
  • Persian: گوانگ‌ژو
  • Polish: Kanton
  • Portuguese: Cantão
  • Portuguese: Cantão (Cantão)
  • Portuguese: Cantão (cidade)
  • Quechua: Guangzhou
  • Romanian: Guangzhou
  • Russia Buriat: Гуанчжоу
  • Russian: Гуанчжоу
  • Russian: Кантон
  • Scots: Guangzhou
  • Serbian: Гуангџоу
  • Serbo-Croatian: Guangzhou
  • Silesian: Kantůn (Chiny)
  • Silesian: Kantůn
  • Sinhala: ගුවන්ෂෝ
  • Sinhala: ගුවාන්සෝ
  • Slovak: Kanton
  • Slovenian: Guangdžov
  • South Azerbaijani: قوانقژو
  • South Azerbaijani: کانتون
  • Spanish: Canton
  • Spanish: Cantón
  • Spanish: Ciudad de la ciencia
  • Spanish: Guangzhou
  • Spanish: Guǎngzhōu
  • Swahili: Guangzhou
  • Swedish: Guangzhou
  • Tagalog: Guangzhou
  • Tajik: Гуанчжоу
  • Tamil: குவாங்சோ
  • Tamil: குவாங்சௌ
  • Tamil: குவான்சூ
  • Tamil: க்வாங்ஜோ
  • Tatar: Kanton
  • Tatar: Гуаңҗу
  • Telugu: గాంజో
  • Thai: กว่างโจว
  • Tibetan: ཀོང་ཀྲོའུ་གྲོང་ཁྱེར།
  • Tswana: Guangzhou
  • Turkish: Guangzhou
  • Turkmen: Guanjzo
  • Uighur: گۇاڭجۇ شەھىرى
  • Ukrainian: Гуанчжоу
  • Urdu: گوانگژو
  • Uzbek: Guanchjou
  • Uzbek: Kanton
  • Veps: Guančžou
  • Vietnamese: Quảng Châu
  • Waray (Philippines): Guangzhou
  • Welsh: Guangzhou
  • Western Panjabi: شینیانگ
  • Wolof: Guangzhou
  • Wu Chinese: 广州
  • Yakut: Гуандьоу
  • Yue Chinese: 廣州
  • Yue Chinese: 廣州市
  • Yue Chinese: 羊城
  • Yue Chinese: 花城
  • Zhuang: Gvangjcouh
  • Fan-yü
  • Guangzhou Shi
  • Kouang-chou
  • Kuang-chou-shih
  • Kuang-chou
  • Kwang-chowfu
  • Puyün
  • P’an-yü
  • Shengcheng
  • კუანგჭოუ

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