People flock to SIP during National Day holiday
SIP saw 1.699 million people (up 5.51% YOY) flocking to its A-class scenic spots during National Day holiday from Oct 1 and 7, living up to its reputation as one of the major tourism carriers in Suzhou, the city just declared as one of the top 5 hot tourist destinations during this year's National Day holiday.
SIP's popularity among tourists should stem from its rich natural and cultural resources that always enable visitors to enjoy a relaxed and happy holiday, and elaborately devised events to give them unique sightseeing and cultural experiences.
For example, the light show at the Gate of the Orient and Suzhou Center, the audio-visual shows at Jinji Lake Music Fountain and the film-themed entertainment complex HB World and Lavender Manor at Yangcheng Lake Peninsula Tourist Resort all attracted a flood of visitors.
Apart from that, the 2018 Jinji Lake Travel & Shopping Festival, art exhibitions at old Xietang Street and other cultural and art events also contributed to the sharp increase of visitors.
SIP authorities revealed that they have been working hard to propel all-around tourism development across the area.
October 9, 2018