Photo taken on January 24 shows staff examines the Bailong Elevator at Wulingyuan Scenic Area, Zhangjiajie. As Spring Festival approaches, Wulingyuan’s tourism, fire, and emergency departments, and tourism related enterprises enhance safety reviews and maintenance for cableways, sightseeing vehicles, boats, and other transportation means, to ensure safe holiday trips.
A direct chartered flight from Zhangjiajie to Siem Reap of Cambodia was launched on January 20, 2019. This is Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport’s first international route.
Despite the blanket of snow and dropping temperature in Zhangjiajie, Central China's Human province, the 34-year-old Su Songyun clings to a steep cliff in the famous mountainous region populated by tourists from around China all year. He's there for a thankless task: garbage pickup.
In 2018, Zhangjiajie inbound tourism market increased significantly. The city received 518,400 overseas tourists, an increase of 34.88% over the same period of last year, and the number of overseas source countries and regions increased to 117. The structure of inbound tourist sources continued to be optimized, and the number of inbound tourists from countries and regions such as South Korea and Vietnam maintained rapid growth.
On January 3, 2019, spectacular scenery of ice and snow clouds appeared in Tianzi Mountain, Huangshizhai and Yuanjiajie. The clouds in the peaks of the silver forest are like a fairyland, which is amazing.
Nuo Opera is a special drama formed by the folk songs and dances and dramas. It is called the “living fossil of Chinese drama” on the basis of folk rituals. It has a unique aesthetic value and meaning, which has been widely circulated so far.
On January 7, 2019, India-Zhangjiajie Tourism Cooperation Symposium was held in Zhangjiajie.Indian Tourism Association, Director of the Cultural Committee, Sanil Mishira, Chairman of the India-China Cultural Exchange Association, Lao Mo,and Zhangjiajie City Tourism and Foreign Affairs Overseas Chinese Affairs Committee. Deputy Director Zeng Weidong, Chairman of Joint Labor Union, Zhou Gao, and Chief of International Market Section, He Wei,and Mr. Jin Xin,Vice President of Zhangjiajie Tourism Group,Secretary of the board of directors,and the head of the Indian market of Zhangjiajie Travel Agency also participated in this symposium.
The Miao silver jewelry forging technique was selected in the first batch of national intangible cultural heritage in 2006.In recent years, Wulingyuan has developed a series of personalized silver-based tourism products while protecting and inheriting Miao silver jewelry forging skills.exported to more than 30 countries and regions such as the United States, Thailand, Malaysia.
As a world-famous tourist destination, the beautiful scenery of Zhangjiajie has attracted tourists from all over the world, and the aviation tourism market is developing strongly. In 2018, Zhangjiajie City received nearly 85 million domestic and foreign tourists, and the annual passenger throughput of Zhangjiajie Airport reached 2.2 million.
On January 14, 2019, at the official meeting of Wulingyuan District, Mr. Zhu Yongwen, secretary of Wulingyuan District Party Committee, announced that the reception of Wulingyuan core scenic spot in 2018 would achieve an annual reception volume of 30,288,900 visitors. and the number of overnight visitors was 1,651,900.