Tips for booking a Heyuan hotel

Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:August
Average price in Heyuan:$77/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$34/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$77 - $77
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$34 - $90
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in Heyuan

About Heyuan

Nicknamed the “Hometown of the Dinosaur in China”, Heyuan is home to archaeological sites where thousands of dinosaur egg fossils have been discovered. Enjoy outdoor adventures near a massive lake, explore a local museum showcasing fossils and visit a nearby village with ancient architecture.

Things to do

Start your holiday in Heyuan at Xinfengjang National Forest Park, home to Wanlv Lake, the largest lake in Southern China. Admire the lush green foliage on a scenic boat ride or leisurely hike. You can also visit the Huang Longyan Cave to see a water pool with illuminated stalagmites and stalactites.

Want to learn about the local heritage? Visit Sujiawei Hakka Village to meet locals who speak Hakka Chinese. Meander through the old Hakka village to admire its ancient architecture, bamboo forest and historic Hakka temples.

History enthusiasts can explore the Dinosaur Fossils Museum, which highlights Heyuan’s role in dinosaur collecting through its artifact displays. It details how eight fossilized dinosaur skeletons and around 10,000 dinosaur egg fossils were discovered here.

Take a break from sightseeing to sample some of the regional specialties. Fishing is a huge part of the cuisine in Heyuan, so traditional dishes include fish head stew and Heyuan fish, while special Hakka-style tofu is a must-try.

Getting around

Heyuan’s central bus station is on Daqiao Road, with buses arriving from Shenzhen and Guangzhou in three hours. Buses travel to major attractions in Heyuan, while taxis are also available.

Heyuan travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Heyuan?

    DoubleTree by Hilton Heyuan, rated with a score of 8.0 from 50 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Heyuan.