Sanya’s 6 major scenic spots attract 31K tourists on 1st day of May Day holiday
According to the Sanya Holiday Office, the six major scenic spots in Sanya including Nanshan Cultural Tourism Zone, Yalong Bay Forest Park, Sanya Tianya Haijiao, Wuzhizhou Islet, Daxiao Dongtian Park and Yalong Bay Tourism Resort saw 31,200 tourists on April 29, the first day of the national 3-day May Day holiday.
To clear the tourism environment during the holiday, the Sanya Tourism Development Commission has set up three one-day-tour service centers in Haiyue Square, Lanhai Garden, Phase III and Walking Street in downtown center offer better service to tourists and a special team was stationed at the sites for supervision.
As of 4pm on the day, the 3 service centers had handled over 560 individual one-day-tour business enquiries and handed out 800 pieces of promotional material.
Meanwhile, the average hotel occupancy rate across the city was 60%, an increase of 14.2% over the same period last year.
On April 28, Sanya Duty Free Shop attracted 9,500 tourists, with sales reaching 5.4 million yuan. The number of flights departing from and arriving at Sanya Phoenix International Airport reached 228.