From here it's 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast to Dongguan and 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the east to Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
When it’s time for some time out in Zhongshan enjoy the season’s changing colors at any of its pretty gardens and parks. Set aside a few hours to discover Xiaolan People's Park, Yixianhu Park and Zimaling Park, all recommended urban parks for a family picnic.
If you love food and shopping, explore the various stores of the Dajialai Shopping Mall. Check out what the locals are buying and then buy some unique outfits.
In this culture-rich city you’ll find a few interesting museums, such as the Zhongshan Museum of Art, where you can see local exhibits. If you are an art enthusiast or a collector, this is a great place to spend time and learn about art and history.