Hainan inbound and outbound visitors hit 16,680,000 in H1 of 2011
According to Hainan Tourism Development Commission, the total number of inbound and outbound visitors to Hainan reached 16,681,000 in the first half of this year, up 7.6% over the same period of 2010, reports xinhuanet.com.
The inbound visitors from abroad were 8,225,200 in the first six months, an increase of 8%.
Statistics showed that total of inbound and outbound visitors through Haikou Meilan International Airport hit 5,076,700, up 6.8% year on year. While the total number of inbound and outbound visitors in Sanya Phoenix International Airport reached 5,413,900, up 0.7% year on year.
In the first six months of 2011, Hainan railway authority has dealt with a total of 4,869,000 passengers, with daily average passenger flow reaching 26,900.