The southern window of China – Shenzhen

Shenzhen, located in the south of China, is a sub-provincial city in Guangdong Province. Shenzhen is one of the four central cities of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, as well as a national logistics hub and an international comprehensive transportation hub.

It has the largest number of ports and the largest number of entry-exit personnel, making it an important gateway connecting domestic and foreign countries. Shenzhen's proximity to Hong Kong and its close connection with Dongguan and Zhuhai facilitate economic activities and development.

Shenzhen’s rich cultural resources diversified ethnic customs, beautiful natural environment, excellent urban facilities, open market environment and relaxed social atmosphere have attracted many foreigners to invest, start business, work and live in Shenzhen, making it one of the cities with the largest number of foreigners in China.

About Greater Bay Area

The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is a city cluster surrounding China's Pearl River Delta and Lingdingyang. It includes the two first-tier cities and sub-provincial cities of Guangzhou and Shenzhen, seven prefecture-level cities of Zhuhai, Foshan, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Jiangmen, Huizhou and Zhaoqing, and two special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macao, covering an area of about 56,000 square kilometers, accounting for about 30% of the land area of Guangdong Province, and the permanent population of 86 million by 2020. The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area boasts superior geographical conditions, a long coastline, a cluster of good ports and a vast sea area. It is one of the regions with the highest GDP and the strongest economic strength in China.

Tourist Attractions in Shenzhen

1 Window of the World

China's famous miniature scenic spots, where you can see world-famous buildings. It covers an area of 480,000 square meters and has more than 130 world attractions built to scale. Here You can also experience a variety of exciting and dynamic programs.

Address: No. 9037, Shennan Avenue, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China

Distance to Shenzhen World: 40KM

Ride to Shenzhen World: about 40mins

2 Shenzhen Bay Park

It is a park that is perfect for recreation and night viewing, and it is very impressive to feel the charm of the sea. Here you can see Shenzhen's landmark buildings and overlook Hong Kong in the distance

Address: Binhai Road (near Wanghai Road), Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong

Distance to Shenzhen World: 38KM

Ride to Shenzhen World: about 30mins

3 Dongmen-Old-Street

It is a bustling commercial street, shopping mall, and food paradise in Shenzhen, with affordable prices and a variety of special snacks.

Address: Walk 50 meters from Laojie subway Station, Luohu District, Shenzhen, Guangdong Province

Distance to Shenzhen World: 55KM

Ride to Shenzhen World: 60mins

4 Judiaosha

The sea here is emerald green and as clear as glass, which is very unique.

Address: Nanaoxin East Road, Longgang District, Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province

Distance to Shenzhen World: 110KM

Ride to Shenzhen World: 2hours

Shopping and Eating in Shenzhen

Shopping malls

1 Shenzhen Qianhai One square city

Shenzhen's largest single volume shopping mall, pluralism experience mall

Address: No. 99, Xinhu Road, Xinan Street

Distance to Shenzhen World: 26KM

2 Shenzhen Mixc City

Shenzhen's top shopping center, a collection of luxury products

Address: 1881 South Baoan Road

Distance to Shenzhen World: 50KM


As a city of immigrants, Shenzhen's food is all-inclusive and unique. Here are some recommended restaurants near the International Convention Center.

1 Desheng Xuan Authentic Shunde Cuisine 

Cantonese cuisine is one of the eight major cuisines in China, and Shunde is the birthplace of Cantonese cuisine. This restaurant is a good choice for authentic Shunde cuisine.

Address: Dawangshan Community Shajing Road 4-1 Dawangshan Plaza commercial building, Floor 102

Distance to Shenzhen World: 3.5KM

2 Dasuiqiu Vegetarian

Healthy, wholesome and cost-effective vegetarian restaurant

Address: 2nd Floor, Vienna Hotel, 254 Yongfu Road

Distance to Shenzhen World: 2.8KM

3 Halal Elam Cuisine Northwest Restaurant

A halal restaurant for Muslims.

Address: No. L2020, 2nd Floor, Exhibition Bay Garden, Jincheng Road

Distance to Shenzhen World: 930M