Tibet attracts 130,000 tourists in first two months
Tibet received 130,000 tourists from home and abroad in the first two months of 2010, according to the Tibet Autonomous Regional Tourism Bureau.
The figure represented a 7.2 percent rise over the same period of last year, an official of the bureau said. Among the tourists were 5,500 foreigners, up eight percent year on year.
The number of tourists to the region is projected to reach 148,000 by the end of March this year, the official added.
Tibet earned a tourism revenue of 86 million yuan in the first two months this year, up 8.5 percent, according to the Lhasa Evening News.
Recommended China Guide:
About Our Company
China Travel Resources
What Our Customers Say
Thank you so much for organizing the Tour for us - my Boss loved it!!!
All went well - actually much better than I thought it would be.
The tour guide Lucy (Ling Ling) was simply amazing - what a wonderful lovable and knowledgeable person!!!!
She took care of us in the most perfect way.
Read more testimonials...