Sanya ranks No.1 on list of China’s Top Leisure Cities
The selection result of ‘2011 China's Top Leisure Cities" was issued recently and Sanya was ranked No.1 on the list.
According to the list, the top three cities are Sanya, Shenzhen and Ordos.
The China’s leisure environment cities selection is conducted among 287 China’s cities and the organizing committee sourced the statistics from the National Tourism Bureau, regional cities government websites and authoritative tourism institutes.
Factors measured in the rankings cover air quality, green building, sufficient amounts of green space and facilities for citizen’s leisure activities.
Competitive cities like Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou all slipped out the top 10 ranking list this year.
Experts said the ranking list was given more focus on the balance between citizens’ average spare time and the available leisure facilities in the high-pace urban and economic development.