During the New Year and Spring Festival holidays, travel agencies and online travel service providers will remain forbidden from offering inbound and outbound group tours and travel packages including flight tickets and hotels.
Tourist attractions and performance venues will continue to operate at a maximum of 75 percent capacity, according to the ministry.
Reservation policies at scenic spots should be carried out on a regular basis, with visitor cap and staggered access in place.
COVID-19 prevention measures should be implemented at tourist spots, restaurants and hotels.
Residents are urged to carefully plan their trips for the New Year and Spring Festival holidays, reduce unnecessary travel, and avoid nonessential outbound travel as well as travel to medium－or high-risk areas in the country.
Tourists are asked to pay close attention to the situation of epidemic risks released by local authorities and the latest epidemic prevention and control measures of their destination.
Tourists are urged to carry out self-protection measures, practicing social distancing, washing hands frequently, wearing masks and using serving chopsticks.