Sales of tickets for the 2014 Qingdao International Horticultural Exposition have increased steadily since July 15, 2013. As of April 1, 1.68 million tickets have been sold, with 180,000 individual tickets and 1.5 million group tickets.
Presently, nine designated agents, including Qingdao Bank, China Post Office, Qingdao Xinhua Bookstore, Liqun Group, T3.com.cn, Qingdao Transport Group, Qingdao DanXiang Group, Shandong Zhongdi Group and Ctrip.com, have set up 800 ticket sale kiosks domestically. Tourists can also purchase and consult ticket businesses by calling hotlines and websites provided by the agents. Meanwhile, 13 designated travel agencies, including CYTS, CITS and CTS, have introduced various 2014 Qingdao International Horticultural Exposition tourism routes to satisfy different requirements.
In addition, the 2014 Qingdao International Horticultural Exposition will introduce preferential tickets for the elderly, children, the disabled and soldiers.