On November 12, the press conference of the 13th Wushan International Red Leaf Festival was held. According to the press conference, the red leaf festival will begin in Wushan Three Gorges on November 22. Wushan County showed its welcome to all visitors to enjoy the beautiful celebration at the conference. Meanwhile, the 4th Wushan Goddess Cup Art Film Week will start at the same time.
Maple leaves on the whole mountain look like red clouds, while red clouds are reflected in the Three Gorges. In recent years, Wushan County firmly adheres to the path of ecological priority and green development and realizes the organic unity of environmental beauty and abundant land. Until now, the red leaf festival has wrapped up 12 times.
The maple leaf of Wushan County is a unique symbol of the Three Gorges and a featured brand of Wushan tourism. With the working of Wushan airport, transportation is much more convenient. This year, Wushan focused on the 13 red leaf boutique routes with convenient transportation and well-equipped faculties. In addition, most of the scenic spots, along with those routes, are ticket free. This red leaf festival will bring all you into a red world of Three Gorges.
Nowadays, the red leaf festival has become the most classical representative of the integration of culture and tourism in Wushan County. Wushan will launch a series of interactive activities of social media, performances, and more, to enhance the participation and entertainment for visitors.
According to the organizer, the opening ceremony, themed on the City of Goddess Love, will hold cultural and art performances through four episodes. Moreover, there will be micro movies there, indicating the nature, culture, food of Wushan.
Besides, some tourist, cultural, or sports activities will be held during the red leaf festival this year. For example, the 2019 Yangtze River Three Gorges (Wushan) International Cross Country will start there. Additionally, there will be the concert, the tug-of-war, the songs collection contest, and even grilled fish food carnival are waiting for you at the occasion.