Sanya major scenic spots see 40K tourists on 2nd day of Golden Week
The three most popular scenic spots in Sanya have been reported to have received around 40,000 tourists on 2nd October, the 2nd day of the weeklong 2012 National Day holiday.
The three scenic spots include the Nanshan scenic area, Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park and Tianyahaijiao scenic area.
Hotels in Sanya have maintained an average occupancy rate of over 80%, as shown from data released by the Sanya Holiday Tourism Office.
On the 2nd October around 15,000 tourists visited Tianyahaijiao scenic area, an increase of 11.94% since last year, said the tourism office. The number of tourists who have visted Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park has also seen an 8% rise to 10,800.
In addition to this, a total of 222 flights landed and departed from Sanya Phoenix Airport on 1st October, an increase of 16.2% from the same period of last year.