Guizhou Province Guide

General Introduction to Guizhou Province

Guizhou ProvinceGuizhou Province is located in the southwest of China. Guizhou, is adjacent to the provinces of Yunnan to the west, Sichuan to the north, Hunan to the North and Guangxi to the South. Covering an area of over 176,000 square kilometers (about 67,958 square miles), Guizhou has a population of 35,245,000.


Guizhou Province, with its capital Guiyang. It is also the political, cultural and economical center of Guizhou Province.



Best Time to Go Guizhou

As Guizhou has a subtropical humid climate, there is few seasonal changes during all year round. The winter is not cold while the summer is not too hot. Tourists can visit Guizhou province at any time they want. The average temperature in all the year is 15C around. Rainfall if rich in this region. But the best time to visit Guizhou is also the Summer and Autumn.


What to See in Guizhou Province

Guizhou developed fast in tourism in recent years. But most of the tourist attractions are not well known for tourists from home and abroad. But the ethnic culture of Guizhou is the most aboriginal. There you can experience the most traditional ethnic culture including dining, housing and clothing customs. Famous attractions in Guizhou are including Huangguoshu Waterfall, Dragon Palace, Guizhou minority festivals and Zhijin Cave scenic spots.


Top Ten Cities in Guizhou Province

Guizhou is a backwarded areas in China. Cities in Guizhou are not as modern as the other places in China. The capital city of Guizhou is Guiyang. It is the political and economical center of Guizhou province.


Anshun cityAnshun City

Bijie CityBijie City

ZunyiZunyi City

KailiKaili City

Tongren   Tongren City

Qiandongnan Qiandongnan City

Qiannan Qiannan City

 Qianxinan Qianxinan City


Guizhou Travel Tips

1.Hotels in Guizhou is not as modern as the big cities in other places.

2.There are many minority festivals in Guizhou province, such as Lusheng Festival, Sister's rice festival.

3.There are many flights a day from Shenzhen to Guiyang, operated by many airlines. The fare is about 500-600RMB.

4. Fly to Beijing airport and then book a domestic flight to Guiyang. The flight to Guiyang cost me about 350 Canadian dollars and took about 3 hours. It's definitely the most comfortable way to get there.