International tourism festival kicks off in Beijing
China Daily


Artists perform on stage. (Photo: China Daily)

The Beijing International Youth Tourism Festival was launched on July 5.

Hosted by the Beijing Municipal Culture and Tourism Bureau, the festival will last for three months, aiming to help young people from abroad to savor the profound culture and urban vibe of the capital city.

Three themed programs, featuring Beijing's distinctive bookstores and former residences of celebrities, museums and art galleries, as well as well-known theaters, will be staged for visitors to understand what Beijing has to offer.