Sanya Travel Tips
Climate and Weather
The tropical climate contributes to the flourishing tourism in Sanya, the Oriental Hawaii. The weather all around the year is so pleasant that you never need to worry about your travel schedule will be ruined by the extreme weather. The average annual temperature is 25.4°C. July is the hottest month, with an average temperature of 28.4°C, while January is the coolest month, with an average temperature of 21°C. It rains from June to October, while the yearly sunlight exposure is over 2500 hours.
Local Festivals and Folk Custom
The picturesque landscapes give birth to the colorful local culture and folk art in Sanya, captivating a growing number of tourists from home and abroad.
Sanyuesan is celebrated on the third day of lunar March when the Li and Miao minority dwell in Hainan get together to hold carnivals. On this special gala, campfire carnival, local art show, folk sports competition, group tinikling dance and theme party will be held from morning to midnight.
Longevity Cultural Festival
The exceptional advantages in living environment contribute to the longevity of the local people. On the Ninth of lunar September, a Longevity Cultural Festival will be held in South Mountain in Sanya to show respect to the aged and attach more importance to life.
Besides, the lnternational Coconut Festivalin April, the annual Bicycle Race held in November and the International Wedding Festival in December are the traditionally ceremonious gala in Sanya as well. Of course, the widely celebrated Chinese traditional festivals, such as the lantern festival and the Dragon Boat Race, are also celebrated in Sanya.
Other Odds and Ends
Phone Dialing Code: 0899
Zip code: 572100
Weather Forecast: 121
Consumers' Complaint: 12315
Comprehensive Information: 12580
Airport Hotlines: 86-898-88289114, 88289389
Exchange service is available in most of the hotels and all banks. The exchange rate fluctuates with international market conditions. Please note you can change money only in the hotels you stay and you need to show your passport. But not all currency exchange service is available. Moreover, Chinese banks are extremely fussy about the condition of any currency.
Sanya College has been operation since 2004. Young as she is, she has command of excellent teaching facility and teaching staff.
Location: Yingbin Avenue, Sanya
Qiongzhouu University is the unique public university in Hainan province, and the southernmost university in China.
Location: Wuzhishan Mountain, Sanya
1. Sunglasses, cap and sun scream are necessary.
2. If advised not to swim, please follow the advice.
3. Lock your car and keep your valuables within sight and reach.
4. Use the safe box in your room or at the reception in the hotels.
5. Contact the Assistant Manager at your hotel anytime you need assistance.
6. Please note that the hotels are not providing a safe guard, so swimming, as in most places around the world, is at your own risk.