Huadu, Guangzhou China

Huadu District Facts

Chinese Name: 花都区 (Huā dū qū )
Population: 1,075,500
Area: 970 square kilometers (374.5 square miles)
Location: on the northern part of Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, southeast China
Area Code: 020
Zip Code: 510800
GDP (2018): CNY 135.8 billion (USD 20.5 billion)

China’s Leather Capital

Huadu District is under the jurisdiction of the capital of Guangdong Province, Guangzhou. It is located in the north of Guangzhou, South central of Guangdong Province. Because of the developed leather industry, it is called “China’s Leather Capital”. Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in Huadu Guangzhou China is one of the three major air traffic hubs all over the country. In 2019, it becomes the 19th district in the list of the top 100 national comprehensive strength.

Top Things to Do in Huadu District

Attractions including Hongxiuquan Former Residence, Jiulong Lake Resort, Gaobaizhang Scenic Spot, Huadu Mineral Garden and Yuen Xuan Taoist Temple are worth visiting. You may need 3-4 days for Huadu travel.
 Go Shopping
As China’s Leather Capital, Huadu Guangzhou is a good place for travelers to go shopping. Shiling International Leather in the Lingnan Industrial Zone is the optimal choice. It is the largest leather goods trading market and raw materials distribution center.
 Taste Snacks in Local Food Street
Xinhua and Xilaideng are the most popular food streets in Huadu Guangzhou China. Travelers can have a taste of Steamed Vermicelli Roll, Cantonese Dim-sum and other special local food from all over Guangzhou.
 Visit Hongxiuquan Former Residence
Hong Xiuquan (1814-1864) is the leader of the peasant uprising movement. His residence mainly includes the following attractions: his former residence, Shufang Pavilion, the longan trees and linden trees planted by Hong Xiuquan. In this scenic area, travelers can not only experience the historical charm, but also enjoy the natural scenery.
 Go to Jiulong Lake Resort
With family vocation as the leading function, it integrates natural landscape, outdoor sports, ecological leisure, fashion entertainment and fine performing together. Now, it is a famous holiday resort and hiking paradise in Guangzhou City.

Best Time to Visit Huadu District

The best time to visit Huadu Guangzhou is from October to December when the temperature is suitable with cool weather. The climate in Huadu Guangzhou belongs to the south subtropical monsoon climate. The average annual temperature is 20-28℃ (68-82.4℉) and the rain is heavy in the whole year.
The four seasons in Huadu Guangzhou are not distinct. The hottest month is July with an average temperature of 28.5℃ (83.3℉), and the coldest month is January with an average temperature of 13.3℃ (55.94℉).

Huadu District Weather Forecast



As a district of Guangzhou City, Huadu Guangzhou is easy to get to. Travelers can take a flight to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport and then take Metro line 3 to Gaozeng Station, transferring Metro Line 9 to Huadu Guangzhou. You can also take trains to Guangzhou North Railway Station, and then take bus No. 18 or 92 to Huadu China.
Within the city area, there are two subway lines in Huadu China, namely Guangzhou Metro Line 3 and Line 9 now, and the Line 18 and Line 29 are planning to open. Travelers can also take buses. Taking taxis is another choice. The taxi charges CNY 12 for the first 3 km and CNY 2.6/km for subsequent distance. It costs about CNY 15-20 from Guangzhou North Railway Station, and CNY 40-50 from Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport to Huadu Guangzhou.

 See more: Guangzhou Metro

Best Huadu District Food to Try

Local foods including Salty Fried Dumplings, Carbon Roast Pork Steak, Shangshui Tofu, Jingtang Lotus foot, Yanghe Lotchi and Shiqian Chicken are worth tasting.
 Salty Fried Dumplings
Taking sticky rice flour and glutinous rice flour as the raw material of the wrappers, the dumplings tasted more crispy and delicious after frying to yellowish color.
 Carbon Roast Pork Steak
The pork is seasoned with various ingredients then roast upon the charcoal fire. The well-cooked pork steak can be cooked with porridge and soup.
 Shangshui Tofu
It is made by natural pure mountain spring water, high quality soybeans and honey. The tofu is smooth and sweet with a delicate taste.
- Last updated on Nov. 06, 2019 -
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