It is learned on August 18 at a press conference for the "2018 Mt. Qomolangma (known as Mt. Everest in the west) Cultural Tourism Festival " that the 16th Mt. Qomolangma Cultural Tourism Festival will be held in Shigatse, southwest China’s Tibet, from August 26 to September 1.
On August 18th, the Tourism and Development Commission of Lhasa revealed that during Shoton Festival this year, the city has had 2.89 million visitors, an increase of 20.48% compared to the previous period, achieving an tourism income of 981 million yuan, an increase of 25.28%.