Sun Dong, Director of Sanya Tourism Association delivers a speech at the opening ceremony.


Ding Di, Deputy Manager of Tangla Hotel Sanya addresses at the opening ceremony.


2015 Travel Wedding Carnival kicks off at Tangla Hotel Sanya on July 31st.


On July 31st, Tangla Hotel Sanya joined hands with the International Asia-Pacific Convention Center Sanya, as well as two domestic professional wedding planning institutions — Sanya Wedding House and Sanya Journey of Love — to hold the 2015 Travel Wedding Carnival and Grand Wedding Show.


At 3 p.m., some 150 employees with experience in the wedding industry were present for the opening ceremony at the resort.


 Some 150 employees with experience in the wedding industry are present for the opening ceremony at the resort. 


The wedding-themed event included a national selection of the Top 100 Sanya Brides, a wedding forum discussing market demands for destination weddings, an unveiling ceremony of four wedding venues at the Tangla Hotel Sanya, a traditional Tang Dynasty Wedding ceremony, and a grand Ocean-Themed Wedding Show.




Wedding venues at Tangla Hotel Sanya 


During the forum, wedding industry insiders discussed how to cater to the growing demand for destination weddings, and shared their experiences on how to use the media to push brands.


Tangla Hotel Sanya has held many wedding ceremonies since its opening and has seen rapid growth since the local government set a target to make Sanya a wedding destination in 2012.


Sanya has become a popular wedding destination for the domestic market. Wedding travel has become an important part of the city’s tourism industry. According to the tourism authority, the city has hosted more than 1,500 wedding receptions with revenue of more than 300 million yuan in wedding photography and related services.