More Women Choose to Travel Off Season in March
In anticipation of the International Women’s Day, several travel agencies saw an increase the number of package tours for women tourists. this is because some companies have rewarded their women employees with tours for for the holidays. these time of short package tours usually last for 2 to 3 days.
Package tours consists of either a sightseeing tour or a trip to hot springs. this type of tours are mostly favored by women. Some hot spring resorts that are near Shenzhen have even started to promote activities that are made to attract women tourists. This year’s International Women’s Day falls on a Thursday, and most women employees have already planned to go on a three and a half day break together with some of their female friends.
The city is also planning several treats for women in celebration of the occasion. Several hotels in OCT East is giving discounts to women guests , while Happy Valley amusement park is giving a 50 percent discount to women visitors from March 8 to 11. Shenzhen Safari Park give free access to women who got married or is celebrating their birthdays on March 8.
Some of the women tourist have delayed their travel plans during the Spring Festival due to high costs, the chose to do their travels in March since its considered as an off season in the tourism market. during this time agencies give away big discounts on plane tickets, hotels and other miscellaneous fees causing a drop in the cost of tours.