Nothing is nicer than getting away for a romantic holiday with someone special. Sanya is a dream destination if you’re planning a honeymoon or just want a romantic getaway in a tropical location.


Most people who honeymoon in Sanya still choose to visit the beaches, and there are certainly some amazing ones here. However, here are 6 more wonderfully romantic places to to choose from in Sanya.


1. Tianyahaijiao



The name of this site means "edge of heaven, corner of the sea", and it is a popular tourist attraction in Sanya. When Chinese lovers say they’ll follow each other to the edge of heaven and corner of the sea, they mean they’ll never part. At the beach resort, you’ll find two giant rocks with "tianya" and "haijiao" carved on them so couples can go there to swear an oath of allegiance.


2. Sanya Bay



Sanya Bay is always considered the most relaxing and romantic destination in Sanya. The gentle atmosphere of the serene ocean is displayed in the sunset.


The sunset on Sanya Bay is as beautiful as a passionate romance, and as gentle as a soft poem. Relax with your feet in the sand and a cold drink in your hand while enjoying this unique perspective of Sanya Bay and the changing colors that occur as the sun dips low into the sky.


3. Luhuitou Park



Translating as “A deer turning its head”, Luhuitou Park in Sanya is immensely popular with couples as it is inspired by a charming local fairytale perfect for sharing a few intimate moments with a partner.


According to legend, a local hunter of the Li ethnic group had cornered a deer and was preparing to close in for the kill when the animal transformed into a beautiful girl, whom the lad immediately fell in love with.


The park affords ample exploration as it comprises multiple winding pathways that lead to spectacular scenic points to overlook the bay. Some scenic sites that merit exploration are named Immortal Pond, Deer House, Turtle Heaven, and Monkey Mountain. You will also be treated to a stunning 9×12 statue that faithfully depicts the famous lovers’ legend.


4. Yalong Bay Tropical Rainforest Park



When you are with a beautiful partner in Sanya and looking for just the right romantic spot, take a stroll over rope Bridge at Yalong Bay Tropical Rainforest Park.


A leisurely walk on this 168-meter-long rope bridge will put a hop in your step and a sparkle in your eye, as it provides you with a feeling of “amore”.


Spend a special night in the spectacular accommodations at Bird’s Nest Resort. Looking out from the terrace of your villa, you can enjoy a bird’s eye view of the surrounding countryside and the gorgeous coastline of Yalong Bay.


5. Yalong Bay



Located to the southeast of Sanya, Yalong Bay is a 7.5-km crescent-shaped bay. Also known as the Yalong Bay National Resort, it is one of the most famous scenic spots in Hainan. Visitors are attracted by its crystal blue sea, warm sand beaches, and endless rolling hills. Its clean sea waters and various kinds of tropical fish make it a nice place for diving. It is an ideal place for relaxation, water sports, and scuba-diving.


6. Lover Bay



The Bay got its name for its unique setting right at the foot of Luhuitou Peninsula between the Sanya Bay and Dadonghai Bay, which is known by the name "Lover’s Mountain".


The marine area is home to some of Sanya’s most dazzling scenery, featuring beautiful coral, tropical fish, and all sorts of strange and wonderful creatures. It is truly a feast for all the senses. The dazzling, soft, sandy beaches and the pristine structures along the coastline make for a truly authentic and natural experience.