Best Time to Visit

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Suitable for Visiting All Year Round

Boasting 300 days of sunshine per year, amazing beaches, nature and friendly locals, Haikou is a dream come true for those looking to holiday in a real-life tropical paradise.
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Off Season (May-November)

If you prefer to have more of Haikou to yourself, then May to November could be a great time to visit.It's the off-peak season, meaning the city and its surrounds are less crowded.
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Peak Season (December-April)

The peak season falls between December and April. There is less rainfall between December and February, when sunny and dry weather abounds.

Getting Around

Arrive in Haikou and start exploring

Easily reachable by plane, Haikou is a world of wonders awaiting to be discovered. Land at Hainan's Meilan International Airport and you'll soon be off on your adventures, whether it's by road or rail.


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By Train

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By Public Transportation

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By Rental

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Where to Stay

Explore the diversified accommodation options in Haikou
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Hotels & Resorts

Haikou has a stunning line-up of international-standard hotels and resorts. Whether it's for leisure or business, a city or coastal location, you're spoiled for choice.


Homestays are a great way to immerse yourself in the rich culture of Haikou. An authentic experience that always guarantees a friendly local welcome!
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Tours & Itineraries

Plan your tour itinerary of Haikou
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Best of China Panda Experience (10 days)

Travel back in time in this special experience.
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Immersive China: The Memorable Sights (11 Days)

Immerse yourself in the memorable trip in China.
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Wonderful Tour of China (12 Days)

Unrivalled experience with diversity attractions in China.

Travel Associations

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Haikou Association of Travel Services

Haikou’s Association of Travel Services (HATS) has been actively regulating, supervising and raising the profile of the local tourism sector profile almost two decades.
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Haikou Tourist Attractions Association

Haikou Tourist Attractions Association is a key partner in driving up standards in Haikou’s tourism sector.
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Haikou Rural Tourism Association

An increasing trend worldwide, rural tourism is also growing in popularity in Haikou, attracting big crowds and incredible new projects.

Travel News & Advisories

Important News and Notices for Traveling to Haikou
19 Apr, 2024

Brits to Bring National Pavilion to Hainan Expo for the 1st Time

At this year’s Hainan Expo, the UK has brought a total of 27 British companies and 30 brands, marking its first time to participate in the expo.
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22 Mar, 2024

Haikou ranks among the TOP10 popular self-drive travel destinations

According to Ctrip, a Chinese online travel services provider, Haikou ranks among the TOP10 popular self-drive travel destinations during the summer ho
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14 Mar, 2024

The opening of the air route from Haikou to Auckland

On December 8, 2023, flight HU797 took off from the Haikou Meilan International Airport, marking the opening of the air route from Haikou to Auckl
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10 Mar, 2024

Haikou Guomao Road Overpass

The Haikou Guomao Road Overpass has been officially opened to the public, which not only greatly facilitates transport and increase pedestrian safety, but a
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7 Mar, 2024

Xu Jingkun and Mike Golding encountered unexpected horrible weather condition

On the 14th day of Transat Jacques Vabre Race, Sailors Xu Jingkun and Mike Golding encountered unexpected horrible weather condition, which damaged their bo
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Traveler Essentials

Good to know before and after you arrive in Haikou

Visa & Customs


Travel Info

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