148k tourists in Sanya over 2017 May Day holiday, spent RMB 544m
Sanya received a total of 148, 800 visitors during the 2017 three-day May Day holiday, up 15.76 percent year-on-year, and the tourism revenue reached RMB544million, a year-on-year increase of 17.08 percent.
The average hotel occupancy rate across the city was 64.2%, up 1.2 percent year-on-year.
The seven major scenic spots including Nanshan Cultural Tourism Zone, Tianyahaijiao Scenic Spot, Wuzhizhou Island, Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park and Sanya Romance Park have received 201,300 visitors during the holiday.
Further, from April 28th to April 30th, the city handled 254,700 passengers, a year-on-year increase of 8.47 percent. The Sanya Phoenix International Airport and Sanya Railway Station saw 150,000 and 104,700 passengers, respectively.
The government also took a series of measures to maintain the order of Sanya’s tourist market during the holiday, including transportation management, tourist reception services improvement and public security management