Tomb of Hairui
Tomb of Hairui
Tomb of Hairui
1-Day Private Haikou
Tour To Wugong Temple, Tomb of Hairui And
Tour Code: Haikou_01
1. Tour Itinerary
Our guide will meet you from your
hotel in the morning. Visit Wugong
Temple, Tomb of Hairui. After
lunch, visit Qiongtai Academy.
the tour, transfer to your hotel, end of
An attractive and intriguing Ming dynasty
construction dedicated to five officials
who were banished to Hainan during the
Tang dynasty for criticism of the government
in their work. Through different dynasties
period, restoration and extension works
were carried out to this temple complex
with the inclusion of gardens, ponds
and pavilions to beautify the complex
Tomb of Hairui:
This tomb rests at Binya Village, Xiuying
District, Haikou. Born in Qiongshan,
Hairui (1514 - 1587) was an upright
minister during the mid-Ming Dynasty.
He was famous for his righteousness
and royalty. Later he was being persecuted
and was out of the emperor s favor and
was exiled to Hainan Island. After his
death, those people who admire his good
works build a tomb for him. The tomb
was built in 1589, the 17th year of
Emperor Wanli s reign during the Ming
Dynasty. In front of the main gate of
the cemetery stands a high memorial
archway on which four big red characters,
"Righteousness in Eastern Guangdong
(Yuedong Zhengqi)", were horizontally
cut in intaglio. The 100-plus-meter-long
passage to the grave is exclusively
paved with white marble. And the exhibition
room helps deepen the tourists understanding
of this outstanding official in Chinese
history. During the Cultural Revolution,
the tomb was nearly torn down but now
has been tastefully restored to its
Located on Wenzhuang Road in Qiongshan
City, the Qiongtai Academy was established
in commemoration of Qiu Jin, believed
to be the most brilliant scholar in
Hainan and a renowned Ming Dynasty academic.
Construction began in the 40th year
of the reign of Kangxi in Qing Dynasty
(1705). The two-storey main building
is made of brick and wood and is rich
in traditional ethnic characteristics.
The well-preserved academy is now the
site of Qiongtai Teachers Training School.
The lavishly inscribed pillars inside
the academy, together with its green
surroundings, transform the area a peaceful
and secluded spot. The academy became
This tour does not
include hotel accommodation.
2. Hotel Accommodation For This Tour
3. Service Inclusions For The Above Tour:
Chinese lunch in local Chinese restaurant
as specified in the above itinerary.
2. Pick-up service
Transport between hotel and all the sights
by air-conditioned tour coach.
The main entrance tickets for the sights
4. Guiding service
English-speaking tour guide.
China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
We highly recommend that you purchase
full coverage travel insurance from you
country of origin.
4. Service Exclusions For The Above Tour:
1. Hotel accommodation
Expenses of a personal nature or meals
and drinks not indicated, ect.
Optional programs or sightseeing which
are not specified in the above itinerary.
4. Tips to guides