Yancheng named because of salt, set county because of salt, urban prosperity because of salt. The industrious and intelligent people of Yancheng have created a brilliant sea salt culture in the long-term production and processing of sea salt, which has been inherited on the land of Yanfu for more than 2,000 years and become the cultural root of Yancheng.
Haiyan Historical and Cultural Scenic spot is a national AAAA level scenic spot, aiming to carry forward and inherit haiyan culture and improve urban quality.
The main scenic spots include Yanzhen Water Street and China Sea Salt Museum. Yanzhen Water Street covers an area of 96,000 square meters with a construction area of 38,000 square meters with an investment of about 400 million yuan. The China Sea Salt Museum covers an area of 60,000 square meters with a construction area of 18,000 square meters and an investment of 130 million yuan.