A group of Shanghai-based travel agents visited tourist attractions in Anhui province from March 22 to 25 to purchase tourism products designed for this spring.
That was part of a marketing campaign jointly launched by travel.anhuinews.com, travel businesses and some 100 scenic spots throughout the province.
Nearly 500 travel agents from Shanghai, Jiangsu province and Hubei province attended the Anhui Tourism Brand Promotion Conference, where scenic areas like Qiyun Mountain, Wanfo Lake, Cultural Expo Garden and Yixian county introduced their tourism resources in the form of art performances and face-to-face interviews.
Following the meeting, 60 tourism product purchasers from Shanghai paid a visit to such renowned destinations as Golden Peacock Hot Spring Resort and Rainbow Waterfall in Dabie Mountain.
The fantastic scenery in Anhui is extremely appealing to tourists from Shanghai, head of Shanghai Jinjiang Travel Co.said, adding that the company will launch trips to the province's tea-growing regions as the tea-picking season is around the corner.
(By Zheng Weiling)