China to make 800m domestic trips, 7.5m overseas trips in national holiday
09/30/2019|11:51:58 AM|Xinhua

Chinese tourists will make nearly 800 million domestic trips and another 7.5 million overseas trips during the upcoming week-long National Day holiday, according to a report by Ctrip.

The online travel agency said in the report that its registered users from over 500 Chinese cities have booked trips to 100 countries and regions online for the holiday starting from October 1.

Chinese made 726 million domestic trips during last year's National Day holiday, a year-on-year increase of 9.43%, according to the statistics from China Tourism Academy.

The number of orders among tourists in fourth-tier cities and below has expanded by 30%, said Alibaba's travel agency Fliggy, whose data also show its inbound trip orders have risen 42%, outpacing that of outbound ones.

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