Snorkeling requires favorable weather and water conditions. This half-day snorkeling trip will take you to Haitang Bay, which is located to the east of Sanya in Hainan Province. You will be picked up from your downtown Sanya hotel at noon as the temperature is warmer and tides are low. Upon arrival, enjoy beautiful scenery of fine sandy beaches and blue waters under subtropical climate as your professional instructor show you the way to snorkel and explore nearby coral reef ecology and colorful tropical fish. The duration of snorkeling activity is approximately 2 hours. You will be provided with snorkeling gears and a meal afterwards. At the end, you will be transferred back to your Sanya hotel where the service concludes.
Enjoy private chauffeur service from your hotel to Binlang Ethnic Village and save your precious time from queuing in line at the ticketing office! Your driver will pick you up at the lobby of your downtown SanyaÂ hotel according to your requested time and bring you to siteÂ to collect your tickets without queuing in the general admission line. Your driver will be waiting for you at an appointed time and place to take you back to your hotel where this service ends.
Binlang Ethnic Village (Binglanggu) is located in the center of Hainan Island, a 40 minutes drive from Sanya. This major attraction consists of 3 parts: Li Village, Miao Village, and Tropical Rain forest. Binglang means Betel Nut, a tropical plant, Gu means Valley. Binglanggu is a combination of local village and artificial development. You will get to know Miao and Li ethnic cultures from shows, foods, houses, exhibitions, and handicrafts here. There is a magnificent show of the local ethnic groups, Li and Miao life, that most dancers are local villagers. Some are as old as over 70 years old. Binlang Ethnic Village business hours are from 9am to 5pm.
Yanoda is local dialect, meaning 1, 2, 3. It is a natural tropical rainforest area with a lot of works done by local tourism developers. It is also a fantastic place to enjoy an easy walk in tropical rain forest if hiking is too much for you. You will see lush rain forest, rivers, bridges, and water falls.
Enjoy private chauffeur service from your hotel to Yanuo Tropical Rain Forest Resort and save your precious time from queuing in line the tickets office! Your driver will pick you up at the lobby of your downtown SanyaÂ hotel according to your requested time and bring you to siteÂ to collect your tickets without queuing in the general admission line. Your driver will be waiting for you at an appointed time and place to take you back to your hotel where this service ends. Business hours for the resort area are from 8am to 5pm.
You will be picked up by your driver from Sanya hotel at around 9:30am for an approximately 2 hours ride to the Red Valley of Wuzhishan (Five Fingers Mountains). Upon arrival, relax and enjoy lunch. Then, receive a brief demonstration of 20 minutes on raft maneuvering and safety. Afterword, 2 people will take 1 raft to begin the journey of rafting on 2.4 miles (3.8 kilometers) long section of Maoyang River for approximately 1Â hour and 40 minutes. You will pass through parts of the river especially thrilling during rain season. After this exciting experience, your driver willÂ take you back to your Sanya Hotel.
Located in the southeast of WuzhinanshengÂ Town, the waterfall scenery is spectacular especiallyÂ during rain season. Please be reminded that slippers and flip lops are prohibited. You may wear strapped sandals or aqua shoes that are available for rent. Shower is also available; however, you need to bring your own towel and toiletry. Climate in the mountain area could be cold especially when you may get wet during rafting, please prepare heavy clothes. Also, you are suggested to bring waterproof containers or cases to store your digital devices as well as valuables in free lockers.
Enjoy private chauffeur service from your hotel to Sanya Zhujiang Nantian SpaÂ and save your precious time from queuing in line at the ticketing office! Your driver will pick you up at the lobby of your downtown SanyaÂ hotel according to your requested time and bring you to the hot spring to collect your tickets without queuing in the general admission line. Your driver will be waiting for you at an appointed time and place to take you back to your hotel where this service ends.
It is a very popular activity among Chinese tourists to enjoy hot spring on their vacations as Asians believe that hot springs have a lot of positive effects on physical well being over times. A day tour to Hot Spring is a way of relaxation.
Sanya Nantian Hot Spring
- Business Hours: 10am to 12am (10:00-24:00), full service from 12pm (12:00 noon time).
- Location: 1 hour drive away from Yalongbay or Dadonghai, Sanya Downtown.
NanShan Temple, located in the colorful Nanshan Cultural Excursion Zone, is one of the largest cultural tourist attractions of its kind in China and only 25 miles (40 kilometersï¼‰west of Sanya City along the West Hainan Expressway. It is, in fact, three separate theme parks rolled into one. Nanshan Buddhism Culture Park and Nanhai Guanyin Buddha is a window to traditional Buddhism culture of China; the Felicity and Longevity Culture Park shines its lights with an atmosphere of peace and harmony; Nanhai Cultural Customs Park highlights diverse social customs of China. Key features of the zone include a triple-sided Buddha statue, a Buddhist temples, superior landscape, and ocean views. The new highlight here is the Nanhai Guanyin Buddha on the sea statue which stands 354 feet (108 meters) tall.
- Pick up from your hotel at 8:30am
- 1 hour to 2 hours drive (depends on where you stay)
- Arrival in NanshanÂ
- Visit different temples for 1 hour to 2 hours
- Visit the beach for 30 minutes
- Lunch and rest for 1 hour
- Visit Guanyin statue for 1 hour to 2 hours
- Conclude the tour and return to your Sanya hotel
"Tianya Haijiao" literally means the furthermost part of the sky and the sea in Chinese suggesting an unattainable place. In the past, Chinese people believed that the sky was round and the earth was square; therefore, there was definitely a furthermost part of the sky and the earth. Hainan Province is the southernmost part of China which was believed to be the location of Tianya Haijiao.
Tianya Haijiao, a romantic and beautiful scenic spot, is located to the west of Sanya City, Hainan Province. It receives many visitors from home and abroad every year since its open in 1988. It also attracts thousands of young lovers from every corner of the world to hold their wedding ceremonies here.
Your driver will pick you up at your hotel lobby at the time of your request. It takes about 2 hours drive to reach your destination. Upon arrival, your driver will help you get the ticket for entering Tianya Haijiao. Your driver will also wait until you finished your trip and then transfer you back to your hotel.
Wuzhizhou Coral Island is a very popular water sports center in Sanya on Hainan Island. The visibility of its surrounding waters is better than Yalong Bay, which is only an hour away; therefore, Wuzhizhou is frequented by both domestic and international travelers. If you are a water sports fan, you are in the paradise. You could also also see natural tropical forest here that boasts over 2,700 wild plants such as Spindle Tree Fern and Dragon Tree, the oldest plant on the earth, to better appreciate tropical rain forest. Wuzhizhou Coral Island is also a good destination for romantic experience that offers non-standard lodging.
Enjoy private car service from your hotel to Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park and save your precious time from queuing in line at the ticketing office! Your driver will pick you up at the lobby of your downtown SanyaÂ hotel according to your requested time and bring you to siteÂ to collect your tickets without queuing in the general admission line. Your driver will be wait for you at an appointed time and place to take you back to your hotel where this service ends.
Set in the hillsides looking over the Yalong Bay Resort District which covers an area of 15 square kilometres, Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park is the first national park in Hainan. The park is densely forested with tropical and sub-tropical vegetation. Footpaths and raised walkways wind through the trees, with lookout spots dotted along the way giving spectacular views of Yalong Bay, Haitang Bay, and the surrounding valleys.
Attached to the park is a luxury hotel, Earthly Paradise Birdâ€™s Nest Resort, so there are a number of dining options from Thai, Chinese to Western restaurants available (reservations essential). A "Healthy Buffet" is included in the ticket price. There is also a range of activities available including rock climbing, team building, a sightseeing bus tour, and a shopping street for purchasing souvenirs. Business hours are from 7:30am to 5:30pm.
In the morning, your guide will meet you at the lobby of your hotel and then take you to visit Areca Valley Tourist Resort of Hainan Ganza Ridge Primitive Culture. This resort is located in Ganza Ridge Natural Reserve on the border of Sanya City and Baoying County which is approximately 17.5 miles (28 kilometers) from Sanya covering a total of 24.6 hectares with the nickname, Binglanggu, from the valley it is located. The reserve is consisted of three major features: the primitive Li Minority village, the ecological Miao Minority village, and the tropical jungle. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions on Hainan island ranked in the top ten of scenic areas.
A must when visiting the highlands ofÂ Hainan is to sample local Li ethnic minority specialty dishes and snacks. The Li ethnic group here mostly dwell in the mountain ranges of centralÂ Hainan with a history of isolation from the outside world in terms of culture and cuisine. Majority of the ingredients used in their dishes are naturally and organically grown in the mountains. Some of their signature dishes are popular among locals and visitors alike such as Bamboo Rice, Fish Tea, and Pumpkin Rice. All of which are unique toÂ Hainan.Â
Lunch is left for your own arrangement but you are highly recommend to Li ethnic minority cuisine available at Bolong Restaurant. After lunch break, you will continue sightseeing at Deer Turn Around (Luhuitou) Park which is located on top of Wuzhi mountain in downtown Sanya with incredible views. The name of the park, and the deer statue, came from a love story of a young hunter living on Wuzhi Mountain a long time ago. The hunter came across a beautiful deer during an outing and chased after the deer over 99 mountains and 99 rivers for 99 days and nights, and finally, he cornered the deer by a cliff. Just when he raised his bow, the deer turned into a beautiful girl and the rest is history.Â After your visit to the park, you will be transferred back to your downtown Sanya hotel.
At 5pm, your tour guide will pick you up at your Sanya hotel and take you to the restaurant. Here, you will be able to try all the incredible seafood that was caught just off of the sea surrounding Hainan. Afterwards, you will be taken to the bay to board your cruise boat, which takes off at 7:30pm. You will enjoy a dance performance on board as well as a 7D movie along with some refreshing beverages. The dancers of this performance are wearing Ming Dynasty costumes; therefore, it is almost as though you are being brought back to the era when China was proactively involved in trade with the rest of the world via sea routes. After the tour, you will disembark and be taken back to your hotel by your driver.
(*) All prices are approximations due to currency fluctuations.