The Hangzhou Teahouse Association has handed out coupons with a face value of 200,000 yuan (US$31,800) at the Yuyuan Garden in Shanghai to attract tea lovers.
The association is using the Yuyuan Garden, a high-traffic tourist attraction in Shanghai, to promote tea-themed tours in Hangzhou. With a coupon, tourists can enjoy a discount in tea houses which are association members.
Shanghai tourists also have a chance to savor the ten most favored teas of Hangzhou, including Longjing Tea and Jinshan Tea in the Yuyuan Garden.
The association said it hopes to boost the sales of high-end teas and attract more people to Hangzhou.
Source: Hangzhou International Center