China tourism thrives during ‘golden week’

World Today

More than 532 million domestic trips were expected for China’s National Day holiday, known as Golden Week, from Oct. 1 – Oct. 7.

CCTV’s Hou Na reports on some new trends in this year’s ‘Golden Week’ tourism.

China tourism thrives during ‘golden week’

China tourism thrives during ‘golden week’

More than 532 million domestic trips were expected for China’s National Day holiday, known as Golden Week, from October 1 to October 7. CCTV’s Hou Na reports on some new trends in this year’s Golden Week tourism.

More details:

  • China’s tourism industry expects a 10 percent increase on domestic trips for the National Day holiday compared with the same period last year.
  • Travelers would rather mingle with locals than just visit the city’s top tourist destinations.