Things To Do
Set on the beachfront in the Meilan District of east Haikou, the Hilton Haikou Meilan hotel is just 15 minutes from downtown Haikou and the city center, offering easy access to restaurants, bars, entertainment and several extensive shopping malls. Visit Haikou Volcanic Cluster Global Geopark, which has over 40 Quaternary volcanoes. The Mount Maanling Crater Scenic Area of the Geopark features two major volcanoes, Mount Fengliung and Mount Baoziling.
Admire the Tomb of Hai Rui, built in reverence to the famously honest and uncorrupted Ming Dynasty official. Visit Five Ministers Temple, a memorial to five officials from the Tang and Song dynasties and considered the "first building of Haikou". Encounter over 4000 rare bird types and over 200 species of animals, many of which are now endangered, at the Hainan Tropical Wildlife Park and Botanical Garden.