recently, by the Chinese and foreign summer tourism reputation survey evaluation and Study on the composition of the Asia Pacific Environmental Protection Association, Chinese Institute of city competitiveness, the World Cultural Geography Research Institute of the joint research group, announced the ten Chinese cool cool Xining City, was selected as "2013 Chinese ten summer tourist city". Other selected cities are: Kunming, Guiyang, Harbin, Heilongjiang reclamation area, Yantai City, Lijiang City, Qingdao City, Yuxi city.
in recent years, Xining tourism around the plateau tourism construction and completion of the plateau tourism destination and distribution center in the city, to highlight the brand connotation of cool, clean, pure, reasonable division of the summer tourism cultural function layout, build the summer cultural tourism brand, held in the summer summer tourism carnival, summer tourism theme dialogue activities mainly in Xining summer tourism festival, with "brand + activity" mode, launch the forest ecological tour, summer summer mountaineering tours, summer Folk Festival tour, cool summer Carnival series summer leisure Festival activities. In addition, as the capital, pay attention to the integration of Xining as the leader of the province’s summer recreation resources, promote the great beauty of Qinghai unique to build the line into the summer tourist routes and products, especially on Xining and tourism circle around Xining tourism resources, combined with the appreciation of the beauty, create a plateau taste of the ancient city culture, religion, magic arrogate we feel the national tourism atmosphere, create some summer tourism base, promote the rapid development of the tourism industry in Qinghai. "Summer resort" Xining, with Kunming, Guiyang, Harbin, more than the "global summer city" title, becoming China’s summer tourism an important destination. (author: Fang Xu)