Published on : Monday, February 6, 2017
As per a tourism study that was conducted for the first quarter of 2017, as many as 15 provinces of the country of China were capable of earning over 10 billion yuan that corresponds to 1.457 billion dollar in tourism revenue thanks to the Spring Festival.
Guangdong topped the list.
It boasted of more than 36.6 billion yuan in revenue following Shaanxi, Shandong, Zhejiang, Hubei and Sichuan. Sichuan province received the maximum number of tourists with as much as about 63.84 million.
The data center of National Tourism Administration specified that there were 344 million tourists who have been paying a visit to this part of the world.
Together, they have been able to generate an overwhelming 423.3 billion yuan that constitutes to about 61.758 billion dollar. Among them, most have preferred the warm seaside tours as well as the ice and snow tours. Cities like Xiamen, Sanya, Harbin and several other popular tourist cities have successfully drawn numerous tourists.
The scene of domestic tourism is quite popular during the annual Spring Festival holiday.
For, this is the time when a large number of tourists choose to go for outbound travel. The data states that there are six million outbound trips this year. United States, Thailand and Indonesia are among the most favored tourist destinations.