In March, Foshan is as beautiful as a fairy tale. The Golden Trumpet Tree, pink peach blossom, purple Chinese redbud, fiery Kapok......The city is exquisitely decorated by spring colors.
To have a “date” with spring in Foshan, there is not only picturesque scenery, but also bustling featured activities!
2018 Xianlu Island Hike
The 2018 Xianlu Island Hike was held yesterday (March 10)! The 13.8-kilometer route is full of blossom and beautiful sights. The rape flowers in Garden Flower Sea, and the coreopsis in Waterside Flower Sea and Love Flower Sea are blooming!
You can also enjoy the magnificent confluence of three rivers, Baini Waterway, Liuxi River and Xinan River, and the alluvial ait. When the sun rises, with the tide falling, the beach becomes the best place for egrets to inhabit; at dusk, ships are cruising back and forth under sunset glow, which is a great time to feel the magnificence of nature.
Foshan 50 km Hike
The annual Foshan 50 km Hike will be held on March 31. There are five routes in five districts, witnessing the beauty of Foshan. Last year, more han 210,000 people took part in this grand activity. This year, are you ready?
Shishan Guanyao Lettuce Party
On the 26th day of the first lunar month (March 13 this year), a lettuce party will be held in Guanyao, Shishan, Nanhai District, Foshan. Thousands of people will gather to eat lettuce packages, wishing for great fortune and good luck!
Among many lettuce parties in Guangdong, Shishan Guanyao Lettuce Party is the most characteristic. It originates from Ming Dynasty, prevails in Qing Dynasty, prospers in the period of the Republic of China, and lasts till nowadays. In 2007, Guanyao Lettuce Party was listed as the first batch of Foshan Intangible Cultural Heritage. In 2009, it was listed as Guangdong Intangible Cultural Heritage. Meanwhile, Guanyao lettuce package is one of the ten famous snacks in Foshan. Don’t miss that!
Xiqiao Mountain vegetarian feast
Every year, there will be a grand vegetarian feast held in Xiqiao Mountain. Many residents will come and join the activity, which makes a lively scene. Besides, there are over 5,000 square meters of flowers surrounding the mountain, which looks like a beautiful color palette.
It’s a good day. Let’s have fun!