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Sanya Dongtian Park (Sanya)

Updated: 2017-12-18


God of Longevity Stone Carving [Photo/en.sanyapark.com]


Tai-chi Square [Photo/en.sanyapark.com]

Sanya Dongtian Park is located 40 kilometers west of Sanya. Founded in the South Song Dynasty (1127-1279), it has the longest park history in Hainan. As one of the first national 5A level scenic spots, Dongtian Park has been known as "The 800-year-old No 1 Scenic Spot in Hainan" since ancient times due to its unique mixture of seas, mountains, stones and caves. 

Nanshan Mountain Old Pines    

Dongtian Park is located at the foothills of Nanshan Mountain, where the area is widely scattered with thirty thousand "Nanshan Old Pines". It has been listed as a plant protection site by UNESCO and one of its rare and precious tree species is under national second-class protection.  

Those trees and the park as a whole fully express the eternal wish "to live as long as the Nanshan Mountain Old Pines" and constitute a domestic unique natural and cultural wonder.  

Sanya Natural History Museum    

The Sanya Natural History Museum, located in Dongtian Park Scenic Area, is the only nature museum in southernmost China. The museum depicts life of 140 million years ago, mainly dinosaur fossils. Over 2,000 specimens, including 800 national high-quality ones, are enshrined in the museum. 

Little Moon Bay Resort 

Little Moon Bay Resort is located in the southeast of Dongtian Park, which is China's southernmost coastal ecological holiday resort. Nestling beside the sea, this resort was built with a beach bar, wooden cottages and room for tenting. It is a tourist destination for honeymoons, wedding photography and camping.  

Scenic Spot level: AAAAA

Open hours: 7:30-18:00

Ticket price:

Tourist season: 130 yuan ($19.63) per person

Tourist off-season: 108 yuan

Tel: +86-898-88830188

Address: Nanshan Big and Small Caves Tourist Resort, Yazhou district, Sanya, Hainan

Transportation Guide : Take an express bus from Haikou City to Sanya City, then a local bus to the destination (50 yuan per person) ($7.55) , or catch the non-stop bus to Nanshan (4 yuan per person), or a local bus (5 yuan per person)


Dongtian Park [Photo/www.sanya.gov.cn]