With the strong support of Party committees and governments at all levels, Huayu Lake in Nanning has turned the disadvantages of mountains into advantages over the past three years, thus realizing a big step in the development of the area year by year and making innovations every year. In 2015, it was awarded the title of Nanning Modern Agriculture (Core) Demonstration Zone. In 2016, it was awarded the titles of Guangxi Four-Star Modern Agriculture (Core) Demonstration Zone, National AAA Scenic Spot and Nanning Top Ten Scenic Spots. And in 2017, it was awarded the title of Guangxi Leisure Agriculture and Rural Tourism Demonstration Spot and the title of Guangxi Science Popularization Education Base. The barren hills that nobody cared about in the past have turned into a scenic spot with beautiful scenery and rich culture.
Huayu Lake is located in Nanyang Town, Qingxiu District, Nanning. It is 13km away from Liuqin Expressway in the east, near the 101 Provincial Highway in the south. It is 18 km away from the Balipu Temple Exit of the Ring Expressway in the west and 14 km away from Nanyang Lingli Exit of Nanquan Expressway in the north. The traffic is very convenient. The total planned area is 5,000 mu with a planned investment of 1.23 billion yuan. At present, there are more than 3,100 mu of tourism projects such as gate area, tourist service center, DIY experience area, colorful flower sea, water park, youth sports camp and 9 fruit picking gardens. Among them, 700 mu is designed for the demonstration base of pitaya and 200 mu for the plantation of perennial honey-mango trees. The investment of 486 million yuan has been completed, achieving fruit picking and flower viewing in the scenic spot.