Baiyun Mountain (inc map & how to get there)

Baiyun Mountain, which literally means White Cloud Mountain, is a very popular natural attraction Guangzhou. If you reach one of the peaks at the right time you will see why it was given such a name with the mountain being encircled by beautiful clouds.

The area consists of more than 30 peaks and at the main peak, Moxing Ridge, you can look down the whole city from top to bottom. Whenever the spring season or sometimes after rain, there are white clouds between the mountains, and Baiyun Mountain is named after it.

The most beautiful season in Baiyun Mountain is in the spring, and the beauty of the flowers is enough to make people move, with the sparkling lake surface, breathing fresh air, and the mood is extremely calm.

There are 7 tourist areas:

  • Wuhu Tourist Area 麓湖游览区 (main attractions are Wuhu Park, Xinghai Park )
  • Santari Ridge Tourist Area 三台岭游览区 (mainly visiting Yuntai Garden )
  • Mingchun Valley Tourist Area 鸣春谷游览区 (main attractions are Mingchun Valley, Peak Park, which is mainly for bird watching)
  • Moxing Ridge Tour Area 摩星岭游览区 (the main attraction is Baiyun Mountain peak and Guanjing Pavilion)
  • Mingzhulou Tourist Area 明珠楼游览区 (mainly see Peach Blossom and Plum Blossom Valley )
  • Feigeling Tourist Area 飞鹅岭游览区 (the main attraction is the Sculpture Park )
  • Heyiling Tour Area 荷依岭游览区 (the main attraction is Yunxi Ecological Park )

In addition, many small scenic spots in the scenic area need to purchase additional tickets, such as 5 yuan in the Moxing Ridge and 10 yuan in the Mingchun Valley. And the official website has a lot of recommended ticket lines, you can buy packages and arrange routes according to the attractions you want to play. You can combine them with the scenic map of the official website to see the map.

Top Eight Tourist Attractions on Baiyun Mountain

  • Yuntai Garden (云台花园)
  • Baiyun Dusk View (白云晚望) and Mountaintop Park (Shanding Park 山顶公园)
  • Peach Blossom Valley (Taohuajian 桃花涧)
  • Moxing Ridge (摩星岭)
  • Luhu Lake (麓湖), Xinghai Garden and Jufang Garden
  • Sculpture Park (广州雕塑公园)
  • Nengren Temple (能仁寺)
  • Zhengxian Rock and Mingchun Valley (鸣春谷)

Ticket Prices

  • Baiyun Mountain Entrance: 5RMB for entrance, 4RMB from Oct. 1 to 7
  • Yuntai Garden: 10RMB
  • Bird Spring Valley Park (Mingchun Valley): 10RMB
  • Moxing Ridge (Star-Scraping Ridge): 5RMB
  • Guangzhou Forest of Steles: 5RMB
  • Peach Blossom Brooklet: 5RMB
  • Cable Car: 25RMB (ascending) 20RMB (descending)
  • Sightseeing Bus: 10RMB

Getting to Baiyun Mountain

South Gate (Yuntai Garden)

  • Take bus 24, 285, B16, Tour Bus Line 1, or Peak Express Holiday Line 13 to Yuntai Huayuan Zongzhan
  • Take bus 63 or 245 to Yuntai Huayuan (Yuntai Garden)
  • Take Sightseeing Bus Xiguan Style Line to Baiyunshan Fengjingqu (White Cloud Mountain)

Baiyun Cable Car (the cable car is at Yuntai Garden)

  • Take taxi or bus 32, 46, 60, 63, 127, 175, 179, 199, 210, 223, 241, 257, 285, 298, 540, 841, B16, B18, B18 Express or Guang 10 to Baiyun Cable Car Station (白云索道)

West Gate:

  • Take Metro Line 2 to Baiyun Park Station (白云公园) and take bus 424 or 624 to the West Gate
  • Take bus 38, 66, 76A, 76, 127, 223, 245, 265, 424, 529, 660, 664, 805, 864, B18, B18 Express, or Peak Express Line 79 to Guangwai station.

To Plum Garden

  • Take Metro Line 3 and get off at Meihuayuan Station. Walk northwest for about 15 minutes.


Recommended for Guangzhou Baiyun Mountain Tour Route

There are many entrances to Guangzhou Baiyun Mountain. You can visit particular sections or take hikes from one side to the other.

Xiao Bian suggested entering from Yuntai Garden and exit from the West Gate. Yuntai Garden – Nengren Temple – Mingchun Valley – Peak Park – Moxing Ridge – Taohuayu – Huangpodong Reservoir – West Gate.

XinXin Tourism recommends a route from Yunxi Ecological Park to the main peak of Moxing Ridge, with a length of 3.19 kilometers. First enter the Heyiling tourist area and visit the three parks of Yunxi Ecological Park.




  • CN Name: 白云山
  • EN Address: Baiyun Mountain Scenic Spot, Guangyuan Middle Road, Baiyun District, Guangzhou
  • CN Address: 广州市白云区广园中路白云山景区
  • Nearby Hotel Pick: Hilton Guangzhou Baiyun
  • Open Hours: 8:00-23:00

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