“Thousands of Hong Kong Tourists Visiting Xi’an” Activity Opened--Xi’an held a magnificent ceremony to welcome tourists from Hong Kong.


Tourists took photos with warriors

Last night, the Starting Ceremony of “Thousands of Hong Kong Tourists Visiting Xi’an” Activity was held by Xi’an Tourism Administration and Administration Committee of Xi’an Qujiang New District, showing that ancient Xi’an welcomed friends from Hong Kong.

This activity, from November 20, 2017 to the end of 2018, was launched for specific market and people of Hong Kong. During that period, some relevant products will be further publicized and many activities will be involved continuously, such as throwing a big Christmas party in ancient Xi’an, celebrating the Spring Festival and admiring the full moon in Xi’an. Additionally, Xi’an will step up efforts to market and popularize tourism in Hong Kong to attract more Hong Kong people to “Taste Xi’an and Discover China”.

After the starting ceremony, approximately 300 people from Hong Kong mounted the ancient City Wall and viewed the gorgeous night scene of Xi’an.

The number of Hong Kong tourists received by Xi’an in 2016 was 74227 persons, with a year-on-year increase of 12.94%. From January to October 2007, Xi’an has already received 76717 Hong Kong tourists, increasing by 20.54% year on year. According to Xi’an Tourism Administration, more and more new tourism products will be published to attract more Hong Kong people to come to Xi’an, prompting the deep cooperation in tourism between two places and realizing common development.

[Source:Xi’an Daily]