In the first 10 months of this year, Xinjiang received more than 200 million tourists.
Xinhua News Agency, Urumqi, November 7 (Reporter Bai Jiali and Hangrui) the reporter learned a few days ago from the Culture and Tourism Department of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region that from January to October this year, Xinjiang received 201.9287 million tourists from home and abroad. An increase of 42.62% over the same period last year; Tourism revenue reached 341.727 billion yuan, an increase of 43.39% over the same period last year, all of which reached an all-time high.
Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region to promote tourism strategy, continue to improve tourism infrastructure construction, improve the quality of scenic spots, scenic spots, all over the world to solve parking difficulties, refueling difficulties, toilet difficulties, mobile phone signals and other problems.
Since the beginning of this year, Xinjiang multi-scenic spots, especially southern Xinjiang scenic spots, have deeply tapped the potential of tourism development, created global tourism, all-time tourism, increased number of characteristic tourism products and routes, and the construction of intelligent tourism system is also constantly improving. At the same time, through the establishment of a mechanism to link the interests of tourism and poverty alleviation, the poor also began to share the fruits of tourism development.
According to statistics from the Department of Culture and Tourism of the Autonomous region, in October alone, the beautiful scenery in autumn attracted 19.4644 million tourists to visit Xinjiang, an increase of 47.72 percent over the same period last year, and realized tourism revenue of 40.279 billion yuan, an increase of 41.39 percent over the same period last year.
Wu Feng, director of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region Travel Service Association, said that Xinjiang is about to enter a long and cold winter. This year, Xinjiang will gradually make up for its shortcomings in winter tourism, enrich winter tourism products, and enhance the winter reception capacity of scenic spots. Ensure smooth traffic and attract more tourists to enjoy the beauty of ice and snow in Xinjiang.