According to the data of Chengdu Municipal Tourism Bureau, during the Spring Festival Golden Week, Chengdu received 15.755 million tourists, including overnight visitors of 3.036 million, one-day tour travelers of 12.719 million; achieving a tourism income of RMB 14.03 billion, an increase of 27.4% year-on-year.
During the golden week, nineteen 4A and above tourist attractions of Chengdu included in the Sichuan Vacations Statistics Platform received 5.3098 million tourists, an increase of 11.25% year-on-year, accounting for 32.81% of the total tourist population received in Chengdu. The top 3 scenic spots in terms of visitor reception are: Chengdu Wuhou Shrine (654,100), Luodai Ancient Town (617,000), and Huanglongxi Ancient Town (578,000). Museums were also crowded with visitors. By February 21, 2018, in the golden week, the major six museums inChengdu received a total of 1.56 million visitors, including 677,000 tourists in Chengdu Wuhou Shrine Museum, an increase of 10.6% year-on-year; Jinsha Site Museum received over 350,000 tourists; Chengdu Du Fu Thatched Cottage Museum received nearly 370,000 tourists; Chengdu Museum received about 100,000 visitors; Cultural Relics Area, Comprehensive Hall and Garden Area of Chengdu Yongling Museum received over 20,000 tourists; Sichuan Museum received approximately 40,000 visitors.