China News Service, Guangzhou, May 3 (Reporter Cheng Jingwei) The reporter learned from the Guangdong Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism on the 3rd that the Guangdong cultural tourism market has further resumed development during the May 1st holiday. According to preliminary calculations, as of 15:00 on May 2 , The 150 key scenic spots included in the monitoring of the province received a total of 2.787 million tourists that day, an increase of 186.7% year-on-year and an increase of 15.0% year-on-year.

  In addition, according to the department’s earlier report, as of 15:00 on the first day of the May 1st holiday, the 150 key scenic spots included in the province’s monitoring had received 2.132 million tourists, a year-on-year increase of 262.8% and a year-on-year increase of 11.5%. .

Tourists learn bamboo crafts making skills at Longmendi Hot Spring in Huizhou Photographed by Li Xingkai

  Scenic spots in Guangdong have launched exciting activities to attract activities.

Huizhou Longmen is the hometown of bamboo and the hometown of bamboo products.

From May 1st to May 5th, Longmen Dipai Hot Springs will carry out a series of activities around the theme of "bamboo" culture. Tourists come here to watch bamboo scenery, enjoy bamboo tea, and eat bamboo banquets (such as bamboo tube rice, bamboo-flavored roast chicken and other delicacies) ), Live in the bamboo rhyme room, experience making various bamboo crafts and take them home.

  Li Xingkai, general manager of Longmen Dipai Hot Spring, said that on May 1st, the occupancy rate of the rooms in the scenic spot reached 100%, and the price was relatively stable. But now the sea is still relatively cold, and the constant temperature characteristics of the hot spring pool water meet the needs of tourists, so it is very popular."

  Outdoor ecological scenic spots in Guangdong are especially popular with tourists.

At Shenfeng Pass in Qingyuan on May 2nd, there was a flood of tourists. While visiting the stone forests, grand canyons, waterfalls, and Shenbi fairy caves, they also challenged to experience geocentric drifting projects.

Tourists drifted on the underground river in the cave throughout the whole journey, and enjoyed the countless and varied stalactite wonders along the way, which was quite pleasant.

Guangdong Art Theater held an exhibition of children's dance works. Photographed by Hong Lei

  Qingyuan Gulong Gorge is the premier rafting scenic spot in Guangdong. It has hosted many international natural water rafting competitions.

During the May 1st holiday, there was a rafting boom in Gulong Gorge. Tourists came here to experience the excitement and pleasure brought by the "roller coaster on the top of the wave" rafting, and wash away the heat.

In the past few days, the scenic spot has been crowded with tourists, and the parking lot is full of vehicles of self-driving tourists.

  During the May 1st holiday, various cultural venues in Guangdong, including Guangdong Art Theater, Guangdong Provincial Museum, and Guangzhou Yongqingfang Cantonese Opera Art Museum, also actively launched various exciting activities.

Among them, the Guangdong Provincial Museum held exhibitions such as "Guangdong Mountains, Beautiful Waters and Abundant Lingnan-Guangdong Province Natural Resources Exhibition", "Shrimp Soldiers·Crab Generals" exhibition and other exhibitions, attracting many young people to visit and learn; Guangzhou Yongqingfang Cantonese Opera Art Museum Organize "Cantonese Garden Music" night live performances, "Parents and children, Cantonese rhyme experience" and other activities, allowing visitors to experience and feel the charm and charm of Cantonese opera culture; celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China "Childlike Heart to the Party"-No. 6 in Guangdong Province "The Children's Dance Competition" was held at the Guangdong Art Theater from May 1st to May 5th, with a total of 210 original children's dance works, attended by children from nearly 5,000 families.

  According to the person in charge of the Guangdong Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism, the Guangdong Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism is actively using the "May 1st" holiday to deepen the integration of cultural and tourism to activate tourism consumption and promote the recovery and development of the cultural tourism market.

During the "May 1st" holiday, rural tourism in Guangdong became more active. Self-driving tours, parent-child tours, and family self-guided tours became the main force. Traveling in mountains and rivers, enjoying flowers and fruit picking became more popular, "checking in" rural Internet celebrity attractions, pursuing red footprints, and tasting farmhouses Diverse rural tourism experiences such as gourmet food and staying in boutique homestays are popular with tourists.