Guanlan is near a range of colorful Shenzhen’s more popular attractions. Among the most interesting places to explore are the fabulous Daping Park and the fantastic Xiagongyan Reservoir. Two more worthwhile attractions within a short distance of Guanlan are the Dafen Oil-Painting Village and the Shenzhen Safari Park.
To really get a feel for Shenzhen, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Often talked about art galleries, include the Shenzhen Art Museum.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. There are some nice gardens and parks, so take a picnic blanket to the Shenzhen People's Park and Lizhi Park. Enjoy the nearby wilderness by heading to the Lianhua Mountain Park.
To make the most of Guanlan, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Marco Polo Shenzhen, the Shenzhen Shanghai Hotel, and the popular Shanshui Trends Hotel North Huaqiang.