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    Tourists visit Beijing’s Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, on May 1. Tickets to visit the museum over the four-day Labor Day holiday are already sold out. Photo: IC Photo
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Gallery: China Celebrates Labor Day

Millions are flocking to China’s scenic spots over the four-day Labor Day holiday, which began on May 1. Online travel platform Ctrip estimates that more than 160 million travelers have been on the move during the holiday

05.02.2019
Tourists visit Beijing’s Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, on May 1. Tickets to visit the museum over the four-day Labor Day holiday are already sold out. Photo: IC Photo
Hordes of people queue up at the 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition held in the capital’s suburban Yanqing district. Photo: IC Photo
The Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum attracts many visitors on the first day of the Labor Day holiday in Nanjing, Jiangsu province. Photo: IC Photo
Tourists cram onto Broken Bridge at the famous West Lake in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. Photo: IC Photo
Cars sit in traffic on Northeast China’s Shenyang-Dalian highway during the Labor Day holiday. Photo: IC Photo
Travelers queue up in Hangzhou East Railway Station on May 1. Photo: IC Photo
People visit China's first National Marine Museum, which began trial operation on May 1 in Binhai New Area, North China’s Tianjin Municipality. During the trial period, the museum has opened four exhibition halls and will allow 3,000 visitors per day. Photo: IC Photo
Tourists film fireworks on Orange Island in Changsha, Hunan province on the evening of May 1. Photo: IC Photo

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Gallery: China Celebrates Labor Day