To strengthen the confidence of the tourism industry and to facilitate a recovery from the tourism downturn caused by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis, the Group Limited held an online press conference to announce the launch of the V “Plan for Travel Revival” on March 5th, 2020.

The Group Limited will join hands with more than a hundred tourist destinations and ten thousand brands by providing RMB 1 billion of travel revival funds to promote tourism consumption and revitalize the post-epidemic tourism economy.

The Group Limited released the 2020 Post-Epidemic Destination Travel Recovery Index Report. The index keeps a tally of “recovery points” for hundreds of destinations through the big data platform “Travel Observer.” According to the report, Sanya topped travelers’ post-epidemic travel bucket lists when compared to China’s hottest tourist and seaside destinations.


The Lost Chambers Aquarium at Atlantis Sanya reopened on March 6th, 2020.

The “Travel Observer” data platform is a travel recovery prediction model for 2020 established by the Group Limited. They created the platform by analyzing the following factors: tourism industry recovery data indicators before and after the global public health and safety events, the growth potential of the tourism industry in 2019 and 2020, predictions about epidemic development, users’ behavior in searching for information, browsing, ordering, collection, and seasonal factors.

Travel bucket lists: top 10 hottest tourist destinations in 2020:

Sanya, Chengdu, Guizhou, Shanghai, Xi’an, Beijing, Xiamen, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Kaifeng

Travel bucket list: top 5 hottest tourist destinations for spring outings in 2020

Huangshan, Yangzhou, Yanqing, Guizhou, Inner Mongolia

Travel bucket list: top 5 hottest flower-admiring destinations in 2020:

Wuyuan, Luoyang, Dalian, Tibet, Qinghai

Travel bucket list: top 5 hottest seaside destinations in 2020:

Sanya, Xiamen, Qingdao, Rizhao, Ningbo