With annual attendance exceeding 3 million, the Nanshan Cultural Tourism District and Buddhist Culture Park is one of the most successful cultural park developments in China. A joint venture with the Provincial Government, it is located on 2000 hectares of waterfront on Hainan Island off the south coast of China. Thomas Kozlowski, with UI, developed the master plan and investment strategy for 3 culture-based and related theme parks, 6 resort hotels and spa facilities, a golf course and related facilities, villa development, and retail entertainment; the build-out project development cost will exceed US$1billion. UI also secured the initial foreign investment for the project’s Phase 1.
- Tourism and Vision Planning, Culture Attractions