Spring Festival Outbound Tourism: Thailand Was the Most Popular Destination for Chengdu Tourists, Accounting for 30%
Chengdu Economic Daily | release time：February 23rd,2018
During the Spring Festival holiday of 2018, Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport saw the exit and entry passenger flow peak. From the New Year’s Eve to the sixth day of the lunar year, the airport had 126,331 exits and entries, and 671 flights, an increase of 7.3% and 10.7% respective year-on-year. Many passengers traveled by avoiding the peak period, thus before the holiday, an outbound peak appeared. On February 11, 2018, there were 19,848 inbound and outbound tourists, becoming the “highest peak”. The outbound destinations were mainly in Southeast Asia, and Thailand received the largest number of Chengdu tourists, accounting for about 30%.