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Sanya rural tourism routes

Print Updated: 2019-05-13

Besides sea watching, tourists can experience rural customs in Sanya.

Stop One: Qiyuan Art Museum 

The Qiyuan Art Museum is situated at Qiyuan alley of Tianya district, which is a comprehensive educational base in Sanya for traditional Chinese garden styles, traditional Chinese culture and Chinese revolutionary history.

Address: Qiyuan alley, No 300 Fenghuang Road, Tianya district, Sanya

Stop TwoShuinan village

Lu Duoxun Memorial Hall

Lu Duoxun Memorial Hall is located at the riverside of Shuinan village of Sanya, and is surrounded by coconut, areca and banana trees in a beautiful and quiet environment. The whole building is of pseudo-classic architecture covering an area of 700 square meters. The museum displays a number of artworks that reflect Shuinan villages beautiful scenery and charming customs, and also tells the story of Lu Duoxun, a noted poet and politician.

Shengdetang Residence

Shengdetang Residence, situated in Shuinan village in Yazhou district of Sanya, was the home of Pei Wenyi, a military official of the Song Dynasty (960-1279). It has a history of more than 800 years and is one of the most famous cultural sites in Yazhou.

Stop three: Baoping village of Yazhou

There are a number of well-preserved ancient houses of the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties in Baoping village. These ancient building are believed to be examples of the most representative ancient architecture of Yazhou and the city’s most concentrated complex of ancient houses. They are generally built with the pattern of quadrangle dwellings, and in architectural terms are typical of most ancient buildings in Baoping village.

 

 

Baoping village of Yazhou [photo/ Sanya Tourism]

 

Yazhou Ancient Town

Yazhou Ancient Town is about 40 kilometers away from Sanya, which was a government administrative region after the Song Dynasty. Situated at Yazhou ancient town, Yazhou Confucius temple was the highest educational institution of Yazhou in ancient times as well as one of the most renowned commemorative centers for honoring Confucius in South China. Built in the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127), it has a history of more than 900 years.

 

 

Yazhou Ancient Town [Photo/ Sanya Tourism]

Address: Ancient Yazhou town (225 National Road North), Yazhou district, Sanya

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