The summit was held on 24 September in Kunming, cosponsored by China Tourism Academy and China Weather Bureau.
On the list of Summer Resort Cities of China released at the summit, Kunming City of Yunnan Province, Guiyang City of Guizhou Province and Yantai City of Shandong Province were crowned as the Best Summer Resort Cities of China.
Kunming the capital city of Yunnan is known as the Spring City of China exhibits an annual average temperature of 15.5C (59.9F). It is the very place where it is neither too cold in winter nor too hot in summer, and the air quality has appeared to be excellent or good for at least 350 days in a year.
In 2014, Kunming received about 62.68 million tourists 30 percent of whom spent summer here.