Source was learned from Yellow Dragon Cave scenic area that self-driving tour exceeded team tour for the first time in the sixth day of the golden week with a total of more than 20 thousand self-driving guests.
Influenced by the implementation of “New Tourist Law” and the free toll policy for self-driving cars, etc, this golden week has witnessed a heat of self-driving tendency, only Yellow Dragon Cave in Wulingyuan receiving over 1000 cars every day with a substantial increase than the same period last year.
“Judging from the license plates in the parking lot, a large part of the self-driving cars are from the surrounding area like Changsha, Changde, Sichuan, Wuhan, Guangdong, a minimum of them from Inner Mongolia and Shanxi” a staff introduced. He also added that” Tourist bus decreased greatly in this golden week than previous years”.
As the national week draws to close, in the afternoon October 6th, the parking lot in Yellow Dragon Cave is packed with self-driving cars from surrounding area, but the large vehicle area left much space. Insiders analyzed that short-trip route will beat over long-trip route in the last two days of the holiday. Up to 16:15 that very day, Yellow Dragon Cave has received more than 20 thousand guests, outnumbering the team tour for the first time in Golden Week.