Cultural Tourism Flourishes in Changde during the New Year’s Day Holiday
In the New Year’s Day Holiday of 2022, rich culture tourism activities in Changde have attracted citizens and tourists in the city to go out and enjoy the sunshine of the New Year, bringing a good start to its cultural tourism market. The data suggest that during the three-day holiday, 23 grade scenic spots and star rural tourism areas received 213,200 tourists, a year-on-year increase of 16.83%; the operating income reached 54.1728 million Yuan; the cumulative average occupancy rate of 20 monitored hotels and B & B is 71.47%; 14 cultural centers, museums and libraries received 12, 300 visits, a year-on-year increase of 4.44%.
During the holidays, 2 key scenic spots in Changde, Taohuayuan and Liuye Lake, set off a new-year boom with a series of performances. Red culture spots, such as Lin Boqu Former Residence in Linli County, Zhao Bizhen Red Culture Research Base in Dingcheng District, are popular tourist destinations. The countryside is another hot spot for tourists. The newly-launched hot spring in Taoyuan County in 2021 received 8,500 visits, reaching an operating revenue of 1.746 million Yuan, including an admission revenue of 477,200 Yuan. Public cultural venues, such as museums, libraries, and cultural centers are open to the public during the New Year’s Day holiday. River Street and Visionland Theme Park are crowded with tourists. The promotion activities launched in Wanda Plaza, Herui Happy City Plaza and other urban business circles liven up the holiday atmosphere to a climax with delicious food and performances.
During the New Year’s Day holiday, the city’s cultural and tourism market operated in a smooth and orderly way, realizing the goal of safety, orderliness, high quality, high efficiency and civilization.
Translator: Guo Weifeng
Chinese Source: www.changde.gov.cn