Sanya beaches mirror the experience on would have in Hawaii.
Sanya beaches mirror the experience one would have in Hawaii. This tropical holiday destination is located in the Hainan Islands in China. It is blessed with the most romantic and scenic vistas. Read on to find out about the top beaches in this mystical land.

Yalong Bay (亚龙湾)

If you wish to have a private beachside experience, then the crescent-shaped, 7,000 meter long Yalong Bay beach is the right one for you. Yalong Bay is considered to be a beach resort. There are several resorts here, and each one boasts an exclusive beach front. The beach is not crowded, and amenities such as beach umbrellas, tanning lotions, cocktails, and hammocks are provided. The Yalong Bay is located at a distance of 35 km from the airport in Sanya.

Dadonghai Beach (大东海)

Dadonghai Beach will help you soak in the local culture along with the sun and sand. The beach is located at a short distance of 2 kilometers from downtown Sanya. The beach has a highly energetic and colorful environment, with beachside stalls and lot of entertainment. You can go in for a swim and enjoy the mild waves at this beach, or you can hit up one of the many bars nearby for a drink or two. There are several stalls selling jewelry made out of shells and other beachwear accessories.

Sanya Bay

Sanya Bay is the most visited and accessible beach in the area. It is located in the suburbs of Sanya, and the beach stretches for 15 m. The beach, though very popular among the locals, comes in third in the overall ranking of beaches in Sanya. The best feature about the beach is its location and its close proximity to the city center. Visitors tend to enjoy the beautiful view at this beach.

Shimei (石梅)

Enjoy the blue sky and the crystal clear water at the beach in Shimei Bay. The beach stretches for 6 km and the sand looks like powdered silver. The visibility of the beach and the mild waves make it a great location for snorkelers and divers. You can even swim with the fishes at this beautiful beach, which seems to be untouched. The beach is surrounded by lush green hills and will charm you with its tropical environment.

Wuzhizhou Island (蜈支洲)

Your trip to Sanya will be incomplete without a visit to the Wuzhizhou Island. This magical island is located at a distance of 2.7 km from Linwang town in Sanya. This is a beach lover’s dream come true. The beach offers several activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing , jet skiing, and banana boat rides, to name a few. Beach volleyball and parachute bungee jumps are popular activities at this beach.

SOURCE: World66
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