Yueyang Sees 6 Mln Tourist Trips During National Day Holiday

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Yueyang people¡¯s enthusiasm for travel was high thanks to the pleasant weather during the National Day holiday. The city received more than 5.95 million tourist trips and realized a tourism revenue of over 3.1 billion CNY, a year-on-year increase of 0.17% and 5.07% respectively. The self-drive tour and rural leisure travel were favored by tourists. The data was learnt from the Yueyang Municipal Tourism Development and Foreign Affairs and Overseas Chinese Affairs Committee on October 7, 2018.

During the National Day Holiday, self-drive tour with family and friends as the main units has become the main travel group. Medium and short-distance travels were in high demand. Since October 1, the traffic volume of the main roads to major scenic areas has increased greatly. The parking lots of Yueyang Tower-Junshan Island, Dongting Lake Happy World, Linxiang Wujian Mountain, Pingjiang Shiniuzhai, Xiangyin Yangsha Lake, Yueyang County Zhang Guying Village, and other scenic areas were in high demand.

Translator: Yu Jiangjiang
Chinese Source: yueyang.gov.cn