Hezhou (贺州; Hèzhōu) is a city in Central Guangxi.
Hezhou is in the far eastern part of Guangxi surrounded by forest. The prefecture has a population of 2 million of which 200,000 lives in the city itself. The city is populated by a number of ethnic minorities, including the Zhuang people. Hezhou is an important regional transportation hub.
Hezhou has a history of more than 2,000 years. It offers cultural and historical sites as well as natural scenery and national minority culture.
The nearest airports are Guilin airport or Guangzhou. From here one can take the train or bus to Hezhou.
Hezhou Bus Station is at 2 Qianjinxi Rd (+86 774 5272773) From Shenzhen Futian (?) busstation it should be possible to catch a bus to Hezhou.
There is a high speed train from Guangzhou that stops in Hezhou, this is likely the fastest and most comfortable way to travel towards Hezhou.
Highways connects the city to Wuzhou, Liuzhou, Nanning, Yongzhou and further. The new Guilin-Wuzhou and Luoyang-Zhanjiang will also pass Hezhou.
Water transportation is possible on Xi River, Gui River and He River connecting the city to Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macao.
Taxis within the city are ¥2-3, tricycles ¥2.
Landscape and parks
Guilin/Yangshuo, the iconic mountains make a great place to visit.