•  PopupDesign_2013

    Did you know 31% of the travelers make destination research and selection 3-5 months before their vacation

    Access the CNTO Tourism Research Reports

Tianjin to Develop Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal-themed Tour Packages

According to the China National Tourism Administration (CNTA), Tianjin Municipal City will offer new travel products for visitors to the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal. The 112 mile-long Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal flows through 30 cities in China including Beijing, Tianjin, Shandong, Hebei, Jiangsu, and Zhejiang. The south part of the Canal starts from Jiuxuanzha in Jinghai County, and the north part starts from Muchangzha of Wuqing district, flowing through seven districts and counties.

The Canal connects China’s northern and southern regions, helping to promote the development of the economy and inter-country travel. The Canal has played an important role in China’s heritage and now boasts a museum, the China Grand Canal Museum, along its banks in Hangzhou. Tianjin city will accelerate the development of activities along and on the canal to allow visitors to experience this ancient waterway, which is often referred to as the “Great Wall of China on the water.”

Back to China News >

China in the News Archive >

News


  • 02/01/2016 Fun Winter Activities in China...Read More
  • 02/01/2016 With Expansion of International Tourism, China Leads Outbound Growth...Read More
  • 02/01/2016 Beijing to Protect and Renovate Last Hutong...Read More
  • 02/01/2016 Hainan Airlines Launches Changsha-Los Angeles Route...Read More
  • 01/21/2016 1,000 Americans Visiting the Great Wall on March 25...Read More
  • 01/21/2016 Hangzhou & Guizhou named to NY Times 52 Places to Go in 2016...Read More
  • 01/20/2016 China Extends Overseas Tourist Tax Refund Program to Six More Destinations...Read More
  • 01/12/2016 Hilton Worldwide Opens First Hotel In Hunan...Read More
  • 01/12/2016 Air China to Buy Six Boeing Aircraft...Read More
  • 01/11/2016 Shanghai Airport Building World’s Largest Terminals...Read More
China in the News Archives