Research on the Countermeasures of Smart Tourism Construction in Sanya Under the Background of Free Trade Port Construction


Smart tourism
Construction of free trade port
Traditional tourism
Sustainable development
Tourism informatization




By analyzing the current situation of smart tourism construction in combination with the actual tourism situation in Sanya, this study aims to find out the problems existing in the current smart tourism construction and understand the various factors affecting the smart tourism construction in Sanya. Then, relevant theories and practical applications were used to study the ways to carry out smart tourism construction with the help of policy, location and other advantages to meet the needs of the development of the times. Based on the study, practical countermeasures and suggestions were given to provide reference for the construction of smart tourism, ensure the continuous improvement of smart tourism construction, and help the upgrading and transformation of tourism in Sanya. Based on the analysis of the construction and data of smart tourism and tourism informatization in Sanya, this article has formed a useful method to help Sanya build an international tourist island, as well as using the Hainan Free Trade Port construction policy to build a modern smart tourism city.


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