Sanya promotes charms of its outlying towns in Guiyang
A tourism promotional conference for the Greater Sanya Tourism Economic Circle, co-organized by tourism authorities from Sanya City and three counties in southern Hainan, namely, Lingshui, Ledong, and Boating, came to a successful conclusion in Guiyang, Guizhou province on September 15th, 2017.
During the promotional conference, Mr. Zheng Conghui, Deputy Director of the Sanya Tourism Development Commission (STDC), said in his speech that the promotion would allow local travel operators and the people of Guiyang to know more about the Greater Sanya Tourism Economic Circle and the charming tourism products it has to offer, and help build a collaborative partnership whereby the two sides serve as each other’s tourism destination partners.
The promotional event featured attendances of representatives of 18 tourism-related enterprises from the Greater Sanya Tourism Economic Circle and 170 local travel operators from Guiyang.
The event in Guiyang was the second stop of the Greater Sanya Tourism Economic Circle’s tourism marketing campaign in 2017. The coming stops for the tourism marketing campaign will be at Chengdu in Sichuan province and Hefei in Anhui province. At each stop, they have a common goal of enhancing the awareness and heightening the reputation of Sanya, Lingshui, Baoting and Ledong in the domestic tourism markets.
The tourism industry is one of the pillars of the Greater Sanya Tourism Economic Circle. In 2016, approximately 19.5 million tourists staying overnight were registered in Sanya, Lingshui, Ledong, and Boating, accounting for 39.3 percent of the total in Hainan. Tourism revenue in 2016 reached RMB 35.258 billion, accounting for 52.5 percent of the total in Hainan.