About Facts about Sanya

West Island

Updated: 2017-08-01 10:55:08



Located within the Sanya Bay National Protection Zone, West Island is the largest of a series of small islands off Sanya.


Home to fishing tribes for generations, its idyllic surroundings of sandy beaches, rocky coves, and an interior filled with palm trees offers every kind of diversion for those with an active lifestyle.


West Island boasts crystal clear waters with a wide array of marine life and extensive coral reefs to explore. Para-sailing, jet-skiing, and four-wheeling on beach ATVs are all available to test your mettle. Take a break in the shade of the coconut trees, enjoy the tropical breeze, and savor the freshest of seafood at one of the island’s restaurants. West Island has something for everyone.


In addition to water sports, visitors to West Island can enjoy salt-water pool, camping and barbecue facilities, or test their aim on archery range. Diving instructors are internationally (PADI) certified, and offer a full range of equipment for rental. Scuba excursions are available from shore or by boat.

As the island is 8 miles off the coast, speedboats for the 10 minutes trip to West Island depart regularly from Sanya Harbor are available morning to evening.

West Island 西岛
Telephone: +86-898-8891 0888
Website: www.syxidao.com
Address: West Island, Xiaoqi Port, Sanya / 三亚市肖旗港西岛海洋文化旅游区
Transportation: 1. Free shuttle bus routes: Summer Mall in Dadonghai – Golden Phoenix Hotel in Haiyue Square of Sanya Bay – Xiaoqi Port (Advance reservation required.)
2.Bus No.16, 24 or 25