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Spend Winter Holiday in Zhangjiajie

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A series of promotional activities have been launched in Zhangjiajie to attract visitors from across the world to spend a joyous winter holiday there from Dec. 1, 2016 through Feb. 28, 2017 (except Spring Festival starting from Jan. 28 to Feb. 3, 2017).

 

Ten major events will be held, including


Travel notes competition;
Photography contest themed with snow-covered landscape;
Sino-South Korean travel notes contest;
Gannian of Tujia minority (Gannian is the Lunar New Year of Tujia people and is celebrated one day before the Lunar New Year of the Han people.);
International tourism culture activities at Genting (transparent-domed bar);
Self-driving tour around Zhangjiajie;
Miss Hot Springs contest;
Collection of the most fun facial makeup on Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge;
Sangzhi folk song performances;
Tourism marketing campaigns worldwide

 

Ten winter tourism items will be promoted, including enjoying snowy scenery, experiencing folk customs, spending Gannian festival, celebrating lantern festival, taking a hot spring bath, walking through Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge and the glass skywalk stretching around a cliff on Tianmen Mountain, tasting rice wine, enjoying folk songs and self-driving tour, and coming close to the nature.

 

Seven favorable discounts will be offered to visitors.

 

1. All scenic areas in Zhangjiajie (except hot springs) and cableway, sightseeing train, environmental protection passenger bus, art performances inside the scenic areas will offer favorable price for winter. (Notes: Wulingyuan Core Scenic Area will provide about 44.5% markdowns on entrance admission while other scenic areas will have a discount up to 20 %. The admission fees are subject to the documents released by Zhangjiajie Development and Reform Commission.)

 

2. Elderly citizens aged between 60 and 70 can enjoy discounts at all scenic areas in Zhangjiajie and cableway, sightseeing train, environmental protection passenger bus, art performances inside the scenic areas.

 

3. Elderly citizens aged 70 years old and above enjoy free entrance to all scenic areas in Zhangjiajie (cableway, sightseeing train, environmental protection passenger bus, art performances inside the scenic areas). Meanwhile, senior citizens aged 70 years old and above enjoy discounts for cableway, sightseeing train, environmental protection passenger bus, art performances inside the scenic areas.

 

4. In addition to enjoying favorable discounts for winter, tourist groups guided by a local travel agency can also enjoy free of charge for one among 10 tourists, as long as presenting their travel itinerary, at all scenic areas in Zhangjiajie and cableway, sightseeing train, environmental protection passenger bus, art performances inside the scenic areas.

 

5. All starred hotels (including those managed in accordance with the standards set for starred hotels) in Zhangjiajie will provide favorable price in winter for guests, which will not be lower than minimum cost.

 

6. Tourists that participate in the above listed ten major events will enjoy related favorable discounts provided by the event undertakers.

 

7. Tourists are encouraged to book online and it is the scenic areas that provide discounts for online booking.

 

Chinese source: hn.chinanews.com