The Li are an ethnic group that lives mostly at the base of Wuzhi Mountain on Hainan Island. They are the
largest minority on Hainan island and were the inhabitants of Hainan Island before the Han Chinese arrived.
There is archeological evidence that the Li have been on the island since around 1000 B.C. The Li Autonomous
Prefecture is located in a mountainous area with abundant forests and a tropical climate on Hainan Island.
Lying at the foot of the Wuzhi Mountains, the Li area is blessed with fertile land and abunda