Qianshan tourist trains commence operations

2017-05-16

To meet the increasing demand for tourist services, trains operating exclusively for tourists will run between Jilin city in Jinlin province, to Anshan city inLiaoning province, bringing tourists to the Qianshan Mountain scenic spot.

The Qianshan tourist trains, operated by Shenyang Railway Bureau, officially commenced operations on May 13.

The trains are equipped with advanced facilities and complete functions, which allow tourists to have a comfortablejourney with nice food, comfortable seats or beds, TVs, mahjong machines and karaoke equipment.

Each train is made up of six carriages and each carriage can carry 64 tourists.

The Qianshan tourist trains are scheduled to run around 400 times in 2017and are expected to bring 30,000 tourists tolocal scenic spots,providing a boost to the local economy.

A press conference regarding the Qianshan tourist trains is held on May 13. [Photo/Chinanews.com]

A Qianshan tourist train waits at a station on May 13. [Photo/Chinanews.com]