Nicknamed The Hawaii of the East, the largest and most popular beach in Sanya is Yalong Bay. The turquoise water at Yalong Bay is so clear that you can see 26 feet down to the white sand on the bottom. Mountain trails, a butterfly garden, and shell museum are just steps away from the beach and an enjoyable way to spend an afternoon.
There are 67 hot springs at world-famous Sanya Nantian Hot Springs. Bathe in the healing waters of the fish therapy pool, ice springs pool, coco milk pool, or waterfall pool. Relax your stress away!
Sanya Nanshan Dongtian Park has beautiful grottoes and breathtaking views of the mountains and sea. Grottoes are outdoor art museums of ancient stone carvings. The park is considered a holy land to Taoists all over China.
Sanya and the surrounding area is full of first class hotels. The Ritz Carlton, Sanya, with its views of the South China Sea, sits at the edge of Yalong Bay. Beautiful Chinese architecture greets tourists at Crowne Plaza Sanya. Hilton Sanya Resort and Spa sits on its own private and pristine beach. Sanya Marriott Resort and Spa awards guests with sweeping mountain, beach, or tropical garden views from their well appointed rooms. Mandarin Oriental offers hammocks on the beach, overlooking Coral Bay, for first class relaxation.