A total of 75.419 million trips were made during the Qingming Holiday, with tourism revenue reaching 18.78 billion yuan

2022-06-02 0 By

Three days qingming small long holiday flash by.This holiday, travel is a little different.According to the data center of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, 75,419,000 domestic tourists will travel during the three-day Tomb-Sweeping Day holiday in 2022, down 26.2% year-on-year and returning to 68.0% of the same period in 2019 on a comparable basis.In addition, domestic tourism revenue reached 18.78 billion yuan, down 30.9 percent year on year, recovering to 39.2 percent in the same period of 2019.That is to say, due to the impact and impact of the epidemic, the number of tourists and tourism revenue during the Qingming Festival holiday in 2022 decreased compared to the same period last year.File photo: Yuyuantan Park, Beijing, attracts visitors to linger in the sea of flowers.Due to the impact of the epidemic, the travel radius has narrowed, making local tourism the main choice for tourists during the Qingming Festival.According to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, local leisure and holidays have become the main theme of the Tomb-sweeping Day holiday, and big data monitoring shows that tourists from within the province accounted for 94.9% of the total, a new high since the regular epidemic prevention and control began.Driven by local tourism in the province, hotel bookings in a number of niche cities increased compared to last year’s Qingming Festival.In Qianjiang, hubei province, which is famous for its crayfish, hotel bookings for this year’s Qingming festival are up 35% from last year, according to Qunar.Hotel bookings in Altay, Xinjiang, which can still ski “spring snow”, rose 30 per cent year-on-year.Tourists camp at Wenyuhe Park in Beijing, capital of China, April 4, 2019.Spring outing to appreciate flowers is popular, camping popular, camping in parks, outdoor sports become the qingming Festival tourists love to travel.Many popular flower scenic spots in China have seen a significant increase in the search volume. Data from the same trip shows that the search volume of Qingcheng Mountain Qingming Festival holiday rose 284% from the previous month, and the search volume of Gubei Water Town increased 268% from the previous month.In addition, the number of searches for “camping” during this year’s Qingming holiday rose 98 percent from the previous month.Some tourists head outdoors to spend the night camping in the mountains or parks, while others bring tents to experience the camping atmosphere in the surrounding area and return home or stay in hotels during the night.Tourists ride camels at Yueyaquan scenic spot in Dunhuang, northwest China’s Dunhuang, April 4, 2019.The tourism market in western China, which is less affected by this round of epidemic, has a higher recovery degree of tourism during tomb-sweeping Day holiday, and the tourism heat in Chongqing, Xi ‘an, Kunming, Urumqi, Guiyang and other western regions has grown faster.According to Qunar, ticket sales for scenic spots in Xi ‘an increased 12 times from April 1 to April 5 compared with March 27 to March 31, while hotel bookings increased 22 percent.Among them, Cuihua Mountain, Qinling Wildlife Park ticket sales into where qingming festival ticket sales of the national top ten, more than 70% of the visitors are tourists in Shaanxi province.In addition, this small holiday, “rural + experiential” tourism continues to be popular.Ctrip data showed that the number of rural travel orders for qingming festival this year increased by 20 percent compared with the pre-epidemic period.The TOP10 small and medium-sized cities in terms of rural tourism orders are ya ‘an, hanzhong, neijiang, wuzhong, panzhihua, zhongwei, jingmen, jiuquan, nyingchi and shangluo — western cities account for 90% of the total, which is closely related to the impact of the epidemic on different regions.As the travel radius of tourists shrinks, air ticket prices also hit a low, with ticket prices on several popular routes plunging.According to Qunar Big Data, as of April 4, the average price paid for economy class tickets booked from April 1 to April 6 was 548 yuan, nearly 20% lower than last year. This year’s Qingming Festival ticket price was the lowest in the past three years.In fact, air fares throughout April remained at lower discounts.Some popular lines appear many 10% discount direct tickets, naked ticket price of about 100 yuan.From Guangzhou, Chengdu, Beijing and other places in the list of domestic air tickets, there are many tickets less than 10 percent discount.How did you spend the Qingming Festival?