On 26th, August, the opening ceremony of Sichuan International Culture & Tourism Festival was held in Yibin, the city of Chinese liquor. Representatives from National Tourism Bureau, Sichuan Provincial Government, with the CEO of Pacific Asia Travel Association and representatives from USA, France and other 21 countries attended this big event.
“Sichuan is trying its best to become a top international travel destination for tourists from all over the world. We sincerely welcome all foreign travel agents and investors to excavate the rich travel resource in Sichuan, also welcomes travelers to explore the fabulous landscape and unique Sichuan culture”, said by Wei Hong, the nomarch of Sichuan Province.
The Sichuan International Culture & Tourism Festival is a great stage for both Sichuan and other travel destinations in China to promote their tour products. 8 representatives from Yibin, Luzhou, Zigong, Neijiang, Zunyi, Bijie, Zhaotong, Chongqing introduced their travel resources and travel packages. Besides, more than 24 deals of tourism projects were agreed during the festival, included rural tourism, resort tourism, establishment of more new scenic zones, hotels, etc.
During the festival, 12 fans of Giant Panda from UK, France, Germany, Belgium, Austria and Spain were award as Sichuan Tourism Promotion Ambassadors.