Chongqing leads the list of popular Chinese tourist destinations for the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day holidays
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- As a tourist-friendly city, what surprises has Chongqing prepared for its tourists for the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day holidays? According to the Chongqing Municipal Culture and Tourism Development Commission, Chongqing has prepared more than 300 cultural and tourism activities to meet the diversified needs of tourists of all ages.
Data from Ctrip shows that up to now, the number of bookings for domestic tourism products increased nearly five times over the same period last year, and the searches for domestic air tickets exceeded 190% compared with the same period last year, up 104 times over the same period in 2019. The searches for domestic hotels saw a four-fold increase compared with the same period last year, up nearly 120% compared to the same period in 2019. Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Xi'an, Chongqing, Nanjing, Shenzhen, and Changsha ranked among the top ten popular tourist destinations for the Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day holidays.
On Qunar.com, air ticket bookings for popular domestic cities during the Mid-Autumn and National Day holidays exceeded 20% of the same period in 2019, and hotel bookings for popular cities increased five times over the same period in 2019. Beijing, Chengdu, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Kunming, Haikou, and Xi'an became popular destinations for long-term travel. The hotel bookings for Beijing, Hangzhou, Wuhan, Shanghai, Chongqing, Chengdu, Changsha, Xi'an, Nanjing, and Guangzhou have increased more than three times compared to the same period in 2019.
Data released by Tujia shows that during the Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day, B&B bookings increased 1.5 times compared to the same period in 2019, with Chongqing, Dali, and Xi'an ranking among the top three tourist destinations for B&B bookings in China followed by Qingdao, Weihai, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Beihai, Beijing, and Changsha.
Chongqing leads the list of popular Chinese tourist destinations for the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day holidays, with B&B bookings ranking first, according to the data from all online tourism platforms.
“Chongqing has prepared more than 300 cultural and tourism activities for the upcoming holiday, which cover sightseeing, vacation, entertainment, leisure, parent-child fun, and other travel experiences,” said the official of the Chongqing Municipal Culture and Tourism Development Commission.
For example, Qianjiang will launch the 3rd match-making meeting and the Chinese Paladin 3 Role Playing Tour in Zhuoshui. The 3rd match-making meeting will offer a great variety of engaging cultural and tourism activities, such as singing and dancing performances, a hot-air balloon carnival, a laser show, a Chinese clothing show, and garden tours.
Fuling will launch “Mid-Autumn Festival in Happy Childhood” and “Viewing the Moon on the River”. The upgraded Meixin Wine Town has been equipped with new entertainment facilities such as “Travel in Space”, “Dream Planet”, “Railroad Cable Cars”, and “Flying Castles”. The giant red wine bottle “Mr. Wine”, the Citywalk project "Roof Walk” in the European-style towns, and the Dutch Amsterdam-style hotel are also good photo opportunities.
Jiangbei will celebrate the festival with a Mid-Autumn gift plan, AMPA coupons, the “Resonate with You” concert, the riverside folk music concert, and many other activities.
In addition, Wanzhou, Shapingba, Jiulongpo, Yubei, Nan’an, and Beibei will host thematic activities that are rich in content, interesting, interactive, and integrated with culture, business, sports, tourism, and agriculture. (Translated by Yuki, Fathom Language Limited)