Best Time to Visit Guizhou
Peak Seasons: May to October
Slack Seasons: November to April
Times to Avoid Travel
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Travel to Guizhou in Four Seasons
Spring: March to May
The spring weather is usually warmer bur rainy. So it’s best to go out with rain gear.
Average temperature: 11.5℃– 21.5℃ (52.7℉ - 70.7℉)
Clothes: Hoodies, thin sweaters, T-shirts, overcoat…
Recommended tour destinations: Rape flowers around Xingyi Wanfenglin are in full bloom, like the golden ocean, forming a beautiful picture. Also, visitors can appreciate flowers in One-Hundred-Li Azalea Belt Scenic Spot. In addition, Xijiang Qianhu Miao Village should not be missed, where you can watch the song and dance performance of Miao minorities, wear the colorful Miao costume, or take a walk on the Wind-Rain Bridge.
Summer: June to August
In summer, it is cool compared with other places in China due to the high altitude, hence a popular summer resort.
Average temperature: 25℃ – 28℃ (77℉ – 82.4℉)
Clothes: short-sleeve T-shirts, short pants, skirts, rain gear…
Recommended tour destinations: You can go to Fanjing Mountain National Nature Reserve to see sea clouds and Buddha light, or appreciate Huangguoshu Waterfalls, enjoy various karst caves of Zhijin Cave. Also grassland scenery of Wumeng Prairie is picturesque and amazing in summer, and rafting in Taoyuan River Scenic Area should not be missed. Libo Zhangjiang Scenic Area also is a nice summer destination.
Autumn: September to October
There will be sharp temperature difference between day and night.
Average temperature: 20℃ - 27℃ (68℉ – 80.6℉)
Clothes: T-shirts, wind-breakers, jackets…
Recommended tour destinations: In autumn, Red Maple Lake make people feel like wandering in the red ocean. The Jiabang Terraces and Gaopo Terraces are covered by golden rice with pleasant fragrance. Tuole’s Ginkgo Village is one of the densiest places in the world for the ancient ginkgo trees. Here, visitors can enjoy the gorgeous autumn scenery with the babbling water under the flagstone bridge. Also, you can pay a visit to Zhenyuan Ancient Town to learn local folk customs. The New Year of Miao minority usually falls in October and Langde Miao Village is recommended to experience it.
Winter: November to February
Winter in Guizhou is relatively warm compared with other cities in China.
Average temperature: 3℃ - 9℃ (37.4℉ – 48.2℉)
Clothes: Thick sweaters, overcoats, scarves…
Recommended tour destinations: Visitors can enjoy the thrill of alpine skiing, snowmobiling and snowboarding in Yushe National Forest Park. Or go to Shiqian Hot Spring to enjoy the warm and comfortable hot spring. At the same time, New Year of Dong ethnic minority is usually celebrated in early November, which is rich and colorful that everybody should not miss. To attend it, Zhaoxing Dong Village if the first choice.
Top 8 Things to Do in Guizhou
I am interested in Wumeng grassland.
May anyone can tell how to go there from
Guiyang? What is the must see.
When is the best time to go?
Please recommend all I should see.
Thanks for every comment.
From Guiyang, it is advised to take a bullet train from Guiyang North Railway Station to Panzhou Railway Station. After arriving, you can find the direct coach to the grassland.