The First Handan Tourism Industry Development Fair is currently being held in Shexian county over a three-day period, with the aim of promoting Handan city’s tourist attractions to a domestic market.
During the event, a large performance withthe theme of “Red Shexian county, Imagination of China” was staged to welcome attendees and tourists.
People were also treated with the opportunity to sample local foods, customs and enjoy stunning scenery.The activities involved a journey to Honghegu scenic spot which covers an area of 120 square kilometers, a photography competition targeted at showcasing the scenery of Shexian county, the first northern cuisine festival, and a tai chi competition with attendees from four provinces.
Shexian county, the host site of the event, has rich tourism resources including cultural relics, beautiful scenery and museums. Currently, Shexian county has one 5A scenic spot and two 4A scenic spots. A tourism industry combining red tourism, sightseeing and culture is gradually taking shape.
A performance takes place in Shexian county during its tourism industry development fair held from June 3 to 5.[Photo/hebei.com.cn]
Nuwa Palace in Shexian county of Hebei province. [Photo/Xinhua]
An aerial view of Shexian county's winding mountain roads. [Photo/Xinhua]