Winter tourism festival kicks off in Liaoning's Xingcheng City
CGTN

Northeast China's Liaoning Province's Xingcheng City has launched a winter tourism festival.

Ten themed programs, including a New Year lantern fair, folk embroidery, calligraphy and photography exhibitions, as well as hot spring and winter swimming experiences, will take the stage in the city until February 20.

Visitors could enjoy the winter swimming experiences in Xingcheng City. /China Daily Photo

Visitors could enjoy the winter swimming experiences in Xingcheng City. /China Daily Photo

The festival is part of the local authority's efforts to boost winter culture and tourism development in the region.

At the same time, the Xingcheng government signed an agreement to build a national micro-film shooting facility at the launch ceremony of the festival.

(Cover: Winter tourism festival kicks off in Xingcheng. /China Daily Photo)

Source(s): China Daily