Data from vacation bu ctrip. Millions of people in chinahave begun travelling from major cities to their smaller hometowns for celebrating the 2020 lunar new year with their families.
Chinese new year 2020 falls on 25 january.
Chinese new year travel 2020. The top five destinations for thai travellers during chinese new year 2020 are. The holiday will be a little different for 2020 since chinese new year is forecast to fall on saturday 25 january 2020. The chinese new year of 2020 falls on january 25th saturday and the festival will last to february 8th about 15 days in total.
Everything you need to know about the expo 2020. Travellers wait for their trains outside the entrance to beijing railway station in the chinese capital on january 10 2020. Available from january 24 to february 9 the chinese new year staycation package includes daily breakfast for up to two adults and two kids under the age of 12 us 50 dining or spa service credit per stay us 100 when booking a suite a complimentary room upgrade and late check out at 4pm so you can a very lazy morning the next day.
This year 49 of travellers are travelling with their children and 11 travelling with their parents over the break. Other than returning to the hometown to reunite with the family more and more chinese people now choose the reverse route of chinese new year transportation or spending the chinese new year by touring. It falls on 25 january in 2020 which according to the chinese calendar is the year of the rat.
And the proportion of the post 90s generation who chose to pay travel expenses by installments exceeded 40. During chinese new year 76 of thai travellers will be travelling internationally and mostly in groups 79. As an official public holiday chinese people can get seven days absence from work from january 24th to 30th.
However based on the chinese zodiac 2020 is the year of the rat which should bring a lot of luck. The overall popularity of chinese new year tourism has increased greatly. The same date is also used for vietnamese new year called tet mongolian new year called tsagaan tsar and tibetan new year called losar.
The chinese new year is taking place earlier in 2020 than previous years with chinese new year s eve on jan. The color red domination. The epic travel rush billed as the.
This means there won t be the long holiday for the chinese new year celebration. Wang zhao afp afp via getty images lunar new year falls on january 25. In china itself new year is called chunjie which means spring festival.