Hainan to develop rainforest themed quality tourism products
The Hainan provincial tourism authority said the government will develop a new batch of quality tourism attractions including in rural tourism, rainforest tourism and cruise tourism in 2013.
In 2013, the construction of a batch of demonstration prefectures, towns and villages will be a big focus, in order to promote rural tourism in Hainan through its cultural heritage, historical monuments and eco-tourism.
In terms of rainforest tourism, major rainforest sites like Mt.Qixianling in Baoting, Jiangfengling, Bawangling and Diaoluoshan have been listed on the project.
More guidelines and directions should be given to promote the cruise industry to develop Hainan as a world travel and leisure hub and diversify its tourism economy.
In addition, the government will push forward the development of MICE, ocean tourism and the golf industry by organizing and attending tourism promotion conferences both home and abroad.