A group of tourists make oil-paper umbrellas, which are intangible cultural heritage items of Hangzhou. [Photo/zjol.com.cn]
Hangzhou in East China's Zhejiang province, released 10 travel routes themed around intangible cultural heritage items on the 2021 Cultural and Natural Heritage Day which fell on June 12.
Each of these 10 themed tour routes includes two or three scenic spots where tourists are able to try their hands at traditional handicrafts, such as scissors making and copper carving.
Visitors also have chances to sample famous tea, learn local folk operas, and watch folk art performances.