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About Danzhou

Danzhou City, located in the northwest part of Hainan Island near the Gulf of Tonkin, is an economic, transport, communications, and cultural center in west Hainan. A long history has left Danzhou City with many ancient structures, such as the Han-era (206 BCE - 220 CE) Fubo Well (伏波井), Zhonghe Ancient Town, and the Dongpo Academy. Local natural attractions that can't be missed include Yunyue Lake (“Cloud Moon Lake”), Lanyang Hot Springs (“Blue Ocean Hot Springs”), and the Lumuwan Waterfall (“Deer Mother Waterfall”).

Popular Attractions in Danzhou

Shihua Water Tunnel
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Cave
Shihua Water Tunnel is a rare natural cave in Danzhou. It is over one million years old. The resort is composed of an inner resort, stone forest resort and tropical orchard resort. Stalactites in various shapes can be found in the cave. It is also full of small, dense and exotic cave flowers blooming on the walls.
Danzhou Millennium Ancient Salt Field
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Historical Site
Lake
Resort
The ancient salt field in Danzhou has a long history. This is one of the early salt-making areas, which still remains in good condition today. Yantian Village, where the salt field is located, is a seaside village. When you enter the village, you see different sized stone troughs scattered across the seashore. They are scattered around Yantian in a spectacular fashion. Today, Yantian Village retains this ancient salt-making culture. Not far from Yantian is the famous Yangpu Port, where freighters are berthed.
Dongpo Academy
4.3/5
216 Reviews
Historical Architecture
Dongpo Academy was the place where Su Shi gave lectures in Danzhou after being demoted. Now it still keeps the features of antiqueness and classic beauty. Inscriptions artifacts have been still kept here from ancient times, giving off the exhilarating air of scholarship. It was here that he opened a school to teach poetry and disseminate Central Plains culture. Nowadays, many of Su Dongpo's manuscripts are on display in the main hall and the adjacent rooms on both sides.
Botanical Gardens of the Two Tropical Institutes
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56 Reviews
Botanical Garden
The Botanical Gardens of the Two Tropical Institutes is located in the western part of Nada, Danzhou city, Hainan province and is the home to plant specimens used by the Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences and Chinese Research Institute of Tropical Agricultural Sciences. The botanical gardens feature thousands of trees and plants from countries all over the world, with seven areas including the tropical spices garden, the garden of tropical oil plants and the garden of tropical ornamental plants. Not only is it a valuable repository of tropical plants, but it can also be appreciated for its natural beauty.

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Trip Moments

KRISTINA   
From the park, we immediately went to the next destination, the Bingma Point Lighthouse, which is located in Longmen Village, Zhangman Town, Zhangzhou City. It is a self-driving road to the villages and towns. There are local villagers driving through the country lanes. I remembered Vietnam, a group of cattle arrogantly occupied the entire road, lined up slowly and forward, a leisurely and idyllic scenery. There are many such large wind turbines along the road. They are seen in the clouds, especially the feeling of small freshness, decided to stop and take a photo with it. standing next to it, I found out that it was still spinning, especially tall, tried several angles with a wide-angle lens, and barely had a photo that was quite satisfactory. You can see the Bingma Point Lighthouse again. It is an important navigational aid on the northwest route of Hainan Island. It has direct access to the highway. It is taller than the Lin Gaojiao Lighthouse. We can only look outside, and the interior is just under construction and cannot be accessed. The way back to the lover's bay, although the fog is relatively large, but there is still the sun, I stand on the rock in the lover's bay and look down, I feel that watching the sunset here is very good. When the sunset gradually fell, the sunset glowed red half the sky, and the fishing boats on the sea returned. From the singularity to the indifference, from the colorful to the sky, it has poured out the afterglow of love for a day, unimpeded to the sea, and we have to continue on our way to Sanya.
Posted: 25 Dec, 2018
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Posted: 30 Aug, 2019
Metisyao   
The beach where Hainan can watch the sunset is not only Sanya a migratory bird from the north. This year is the second year of coming to Hainan for the New Year. It drove more than 3,000 kilometers and finally reached the base camp in Hainan: Zhangzhou. I don't know if there are any migratory birds that drive farther than me in a year? This place may sound strange to everyone, and in the next few days I will share some of the places you can eat and play. This time, let's take a look at the most representative Yangzhou deep-water port in Zhangzhou. The waterway is 86 nautical miles from Haikou Port and 173 nautical miles from Zhanjiang Port. Yangpu Port is known as water depth, shelter from the wind, and less siltation. It can be used as a long-term coastline and a natural deep-water port. It is an important seaport for the industrial corridor of the northwestern industrial corridor of Hainan and is a national first-class open port. The Yangpu Bridge is connected to the Yangpu District from the residence. The Yangpu Bridge, which is not lost in Shanghai in terms of size and shape, is the place where I took pictures. This sea area can catch the sea at low tide, there are many cute little crabs and small fish. There is also a black reef, and the concave shape is also a good choice. At sunset, the boats that go fishing in the sea have landed, and it is also a good choice to record the silhouettes of fishing boats and people in the setting sun. Of course, the most important thing is that after taking the photo again, you can also directly purchase the seafood that has just been returned to the fishermen. The price is very cheap and the ingredients are very fresh. I hope everyone has the opportunity to come here and take a photo with the sunset in Zhangzhou.
Posted: 1 Feb, 2019
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