90% of tourists support free tours on ‘China Tourism Day’

14:17, May 28, 2010      

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As much as 90 percent of tourists support free tours to all scenic spots in China on "China Tourism Day," while a few tourists believe that free entry to scenic spots will cause overcrowding in certain spots, reducing the quality of the tourism experience, according to a survey conducted by Ctrip.com.

Ctrip.com conducted random surveys lasting two months, and in regards to "China Tourism Day," tourists are mainly concerned with whether or not preferential policies and measures will make traveling more beneficial, followed secondly by whether or not "China Tourism Day" will be during holidays and finally followed by the date "China Tourism Day" will fall on.

Experts believe that the preferential ticket policies have produced positive effects on stimulating tourism consumption and in changing the tourism development mode. If on "China Tourism Day," tickets to tourist spots are discounted and the day is during holidays, it will promote society as a whole to participate in tourism activities.

By People's Daily Online

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