The 9th Annual Meeting of Regional Tourism Cooperation of Sichuan-Shaanxi-Gansu and 2012 Sichuan Hot Spring Tourism Festival were opened on Nov 19 in Luofu Mountain Tourist Resort of Anxian County, Mianyang City, China’s southwestern Sichuan Province. The annual meeting and tourism festival were sponsored by Sichuan Provincial Tourism Administration, Shaanxi Provincial Tourism Administration, Gansu Provincial Tourism Administration and Sichuan Provincial Tourism Association, and hosted by Mianyang Municipal Party Committee and Mianyang Municipal government. On the meeting, 19 experts and scholars from tourism-cooperation cities of Sichuan, Shaanxi and Gansu will focus on the theme of “Source Sharing, Market Expanding, Information Sharing, Win-win Development”, analyze the overall situation of tourist industry, exchange experience of tourism marketing, and strengthen promotion for tourist resource integration of the three provinces and achieve mutual benefit and reached a win-win situation.
The simultaneous 2012 Sichuan Hot Spring Tourism Festival will discuss the problems and trends of modern hot spring tourism through academic forum and winter tourism products show with the aim of opening the way for hot spring tourism of Sichuan Province. It is learned that the annual meeting and hot spring festival will last to Nov 21. During the meeting, Mianyang City will hold Promotion Conference of Happy Mianyang Health Tourism in Winter, Experimental Activity of Quality-route of Mianyang’a Winter Tourism to raise popularity of Mianyang Hot Spring.