Sanya City, called Ya in ancient times, once called Yazhou and Ya County, is a prefecture-level city under the jurisdiction of Hainan Province of the People's Republic of China. It is located in the southernmost part of Hainan Island. It borders Baoting County in the north, Sansha City in the south, and Ledong County and Lingshui County in the northwest and northeast, respectively. Located in the south coast of Hainan Island, the terrain is high in the north and low in the south. There are mountains, hills and coastal plains, and several bays and islands along the coast. The main rivers are Ningyuan River, Tengqiao River, Sanya River and so on, all flowing into the South China Sea from north to south. The city covers a total area of 1,919.58 square kilometers and has a population of 748,900, of which about 30% are Li nationality. The municipal government is based in Jiyang District. Sanya is a famous tropical seaside tourist city and port.
Travel Guides of Sanya
1)Yalong Bay ( web: http://www.ylb.com/)
The sea water in Yalong Bay is blue and clear, and the sand is as white as jade. The average annual temperature of the sea water is 22-25.1°C, and you can swim all the year round. It was named by National Geographic magazine as one of the eight major bays in the country because its water quality has been well protected and maintained since the beginning.
Along the coast of Yalong Bay, there are various villas, resorts and many famous hotels to choose from, such as Marriott, Hilton, Sheraton, Ritz-Carlton and so on. In addition, there is also a Marine sports center, golf course, yacht club, SPA and other supporting facilities, you can easily enjoy the holiday here.
Opening Hours: Open all day
Parking lot: [Yalong Bay parking lot] reference price: free; address: Yalong Bay scenic area; storage location: subject to the actual situation of the scenic area
Toilet: there is a toilet in the scenic area with obvious instructions
2) Wuzhizhou Island (web: http://www.wuzhizhou.com/)
The scenery of Wuzhizhou island is very good. It is a tropical scenery. With high visibility and colorful underwater world, it is a popular diving resort in China. At the same time, it is also a good place for water activities such as motorboat, banana boat and parachute.
The scenic spots on the island are very romantic, such as lover's bridge, wave watching Pavilion, sea watching corridor, happy love logo, etc.
In addition to the beautiful scenery, Wuzhizhou island also has unique villas, wooden houses, bars, seafood restaurants and other supporting facilities. Wuzhizhou Island Coral Hotel and Wuzhizhou island resort center can provide accommodation, but the rooms are quite popular and need to be reserved in advance.
If you live on the island, you must remember to go to guanriyan to watch the sunrise. It's a great place to watch the sunrise.
Opening Hours: During the whole year, it is from 08:00 to 17:30 (the latest time to enter the park is 16:00); the time to get on the island is from 08:00 to 16:00; the time to get off the island is from 08:30 to 17:30. (due to the influence of sea conditions and weather, the business hours and landing time will change. The actual time is subject to the business hours of the scenic spot on that day.)
3) Tianyahaijiao (web: http://www.aitianya.cn/)
Tianyahaijiao is located at the west end of Sanya Bay, which is a quiet and beautiful beach. There are many rocks of different shapes standing on the beach, among which the famous ones are carved with two huge stones, Tianya and Haijiao. They have always been regarded as symbols of love and one of the landmark landscapes in Sanya.
During the reign of Yongzheng in the Qing Dynasty, the local official Cheng zhe ordered people to engrave the word "Tianya" here. Later, some scholars inscribed the word "Haijiao" on another huge stone. From then on, the scenic spot "Tianya Haijiao" appeared. From ancient times to the present, there are too many poems and stories about "the ends of the earth". This makes people's "the ends of the earth complex" find the carrier of materialization. It means that no matter how far away I am, I will accompany you to the ends of the earth and the ends of the sea.
In addition to "Tianya stone" and "Haijiao stone", other famous stone carvings also include "South sky pillar" and "Sun Moon Stone". The "South sky pillar" symbolizes wealth and the "Sun Moon Stone" symbolizes love. In addition, the celebrity sculpture garden, lovers tree and other scenic spots are also worth seeing.
Opening Hours: 07:30-18:20 (the latest admission time is 18:20)
Must see tips: There is a long distance from the main gate of the scenic spot to the "Tianya" and "Haijiao" stone carves. You can take the sightseeing bus to the scenic spot.