According to official statistics, in 2013, the whole area had received 2.29 million tourists from home and abroad, tourism revenue reached 1.859 billion yuan.
The influence of tourism on the local community：
Ø speed up the pace of the local farmers out of poverty to get rich
For example, local community set up a folk village aims to show the traditional culture to foreign tourists
Ø promotion the protection and propaganda of local community culture
traditional handicrafts obtained the new development for market demand; also reborn dying heritage. All these welcomed by tourists and locals, who feel pride of their traditional cultural.
local religion culture
Ø conducive to the protection of ecological resources and the environment
They will be give attention to the problems of environmental quality, and supervision conducive to the protection of ecological resources and the environment.
The beautiful scenery in the local
Ø update ideas, improve local community population quality
They gradually changed some traditional ideas and ways of life, slowly to adapt to the modern atmosphere. At the same time, due to the need of tourism professionals, the local community government also increased spending on education, which will be higher enthusiasm for education, and promote the local population quality.
Local residents of prayer
Ø speed up the process of urbanization to the local community
For example, the tourism industry promote the local community’s infrastructure, including transportation, communication, utilities, etc have been greatly improved.
handicraft market near the Scenic area
local Resident house inside
More importantly, the development of tourism has given them a new hope for the future life.
At that moment,I have to admit, Tibet, I really move feeling for you!
local traditional culture