Shanghai Tourism Festival is going to be held in September in Shanghai, a metropolis in China, lasting for a month. This year, the fascinating opening-parade is on September 10. Shanghai government announced that there will be 60 scenic spots in Shanghai selling their tickets at half price during the festival. This great deal will encourage visitors from all over the world to come to visit.
Shanghai Tourism Festival is a large-scale tourism celebrating event, which opens with a grand parade in the Huanhai Road, a famous commercial street in Shanghai, at night. Shanghai Tourism Festival has been held for twenty years since 1990. Each year, about eight million people join this festival. Its lively broadcasted opening parade also attracts an audience of over 200 million.
This year, there will be 25 different themed-floats in the parade, and 26 international performing teams from 22 different countries will give the brilliant shows during the festival! Also, 55 different activities will be provided to visitors. The festival acts as a perfect event for locals and foreigners to discover the fascination of Chinese culture and history.