Tourism revenue in Sanya totals RMB1.519b during 2013 National Day holiday
According to statistics released by Sanya Holiday Office, Sanya received a total of 435,500 visitors during 2013 National Day holiday, up 42.41 percent year-on-year, and generated tourism revenue of 1.519 billion Yuan, a year-on-year increase of 38.05 percent.
Per capital consumption of overnight visitors was 997.96 Yuan per day during the holiday, down by 104.48 Yuan compared to the same period last year. Per capital consumption of one-day tour visitors reached 615.44 Yuan, an increase of 56.61 Yuan over the same period last year.
The number of individual tourists surpassed that of package tourists during the 7-day holiday.
One of the most popular scenic spots in the city Daxiao Dongtian scenic area welcomed a total of 15,8181 individual tourists during the holiday, an increase of 43.7 percent year-on-year. Meanwhile, the number of package tourists was 6,286, a sharp decline of 54.6 percent compared with the same period of last year.