Beijing Tourism Presentation March 4, 2011Presentation Transcript
Beijing Tourism Presentation March4th2011
Beijing Tourism Presentation Mr.WangYansheng Cultural Attaché Consulate General of China (New York)
Beijing Tourism Presentation Ms. Zhang Xinhong Director, China National Tourism Office (New York)
Beijing Tourism Presentation Mr.YangQuan on behalf of Beijing Tourism Administration
Beijing Tourism Presentation 2011
The Olympics have brought great changes to Beijing’s urban environment and quickened the development of Beijing’s tourism industry.
The Olympic Green
The impact of the Olympics on Beijing’s tourism not only increased the total number of tourists and total tourist revenue, but also improved structure, market mechanisms, the degree of internationalization, and other aspects.
The Beijing Municipal Government has explicitly stated that it hopes to build Beijing into a worldwide first-class tourist city and an international first-class capital city of conventions, incentives and exhibitions.
The basic tourism situation in Beijing
Part I Beijing’s Tourism Resources
Founded as a city 3,000 years ago, and as a capital over 850 years ago, Beijing has accumulated innumerable precious places of interest. Beijing has six world cultural heritages.
The Great Wall
The Palace Museum
The Temple of Heaven
The Summer Palace
The Site of Peking Man
The Ming Tombs
Tian’an men Square
Beijing is home to ancient temples and renowned gardens, yet also filled with modern flavor.
The Bird’s Nest
The Water Cube
The National Center for the Performing Arts
Asian Contemporary Art Center
New Qianmen Street
The Capital Museum
Beijing Planning Exhibition Hall
Beijing is also home to fine food and drink
Quanjude Roast Duck
Donglaishun Boiled Mutton
In Beijing, you can enjoy delicious food both from China and around the world.
Beijing is also a good place for shopping
Newly-built shopping places
The Place and Solana
You are sure to return happy
Beijing’s rail transit has basically become a network
Terminal 3 of the Capital International Airport
Beijing South Railway Station
Beijing-Tianjin High-speed Railway
Beijing has 778 star-rated hotels with a total of 223,000 beds
All the major scenic spots of the city have completed the standardized English construction of signs
The construction of handicapped-friendly facilities
Multilingual electronic tour guides
Tourist consultation services
Tourists can travel comfortably in Beijing
Part II The Objectives of Future Development
In 2009, Beijing received 4.125 million inbound overseas tourists, of which the USA, Japan and Korea were the top three sources.
Convention & Exhibition Tourism is a Priority
WTTC Summit 2010
Preparing to host the celebratory ceremony of the 60th anniversary of PATA in 2011
Beijing has won the bid for the SITE Conference 2012
During the recent Spring Festival Golden Week, Beijing became the most popular tourist city in China.