Peking welcomed 6.52 millions of tourists of which 382 000 strangers during Olympics, according to official statistics published Tuesday by the municipal office of Statistics and the municipal office of the Tourism.
The picturesque sites of the city achieved a total income of 162 millions of yuans (23 millions of dollars), one indicates source in the same way.
The results demonstrated that the important sites as the forbidden City, the Palace of summer and the Great Wall received each more of 230 000 tourists of the 8 to August 24.
The hotels having some stars received about 80 000 customers per day. The hotels five stars recorded a rate of occupation of 81% with a middle price by room of 3 604 yuans (525 dollars) per day.