On 6th May, 2017, The Southern Medical University arranged for a One Day Village Tour to White water Village in City of Guangzhou and Buddha Temple for the 2012 MBBS Batch Students – the graduating students to celebrate and commemorate their last month in the university. The students were ably accompanied by teachers from Students Affairs Department, of ISD and coordinator from SOLC.
This man-made waterfall, located near Guangzhou, China, is the tallest waterfall in all of Mainland China. At 428.5 meters, it is taller than the Empire State Building. 3,400 tons of water pour through this waterfall every day. The path to reach the top is 6.6 kilometres and contains 9,999 stairs. The waterfall also lies on the Tropic of Cancer. It looks green as there are many green trees in these village.
The temple of Lord Buddha is situated in the middle of the village. There is also a big pond near the temple. There are many bamboo tree, flower plants and herbs around the pond. This part of village presents a beautiful: it. The smell of flowers and fruits combined with how attractive colour arrests everybody’s attention. It was a road trip by Bus, accompanied by the travel guide.
The students came across various facts about the Chinese dynasties, legendary places, Chinese Tradition, religion and Chinese Cuisine. All in all, it was a wonderful day out with a proper blend of both educational learning as well as fun.