- A gateway in the Greater Bay Area, connecting to the Southwestern part of the country. Being a city with over 2200-year of history, Zhaoqing is known as one of the National Famous Historical and Cultural Cities, a popular tourist destination, and the "capital of inkstones in China".
- The city has 15000 sq. km-land and a good transportation system. Guizhou-Guangzhou high-speed railway, Nanning-Guangzhou high-speed railway and Guangzhou-Foshan-Zhaoqing intercity railway connect to Zhaoqing. Expressways including Erguang Expressway, Guangzhou–Kunming Expressway, Pearl River Delta Ring Road and Shantou–Kunming Expressway form well-connected transportation networks. The golden waterway of Xi River passes through the urban areas, adjoining Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport.
- Enjoys splendid natural environment and ample tourism resources. Major scenic spots including Seven Stars Cave, Dinghu Mountain and Panlongxia, form an elongated tourism corridor.
- By vigorously implementing policies to boost industrial development and innovation-driven development, developing the new district, as well as integrating industries and urban development by old town revitalisation, Zhaoqing is proactively participating in the development of the Greater Bay Area.