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Torch relay enlivens Ningbo ahead of Asian Games

chinadaily.com.cn| Updated: September 12, 2023 L M S

The torch relay for the Hangzhou Asian Games reached its fourth leg – Ningbo, a cost-host city of the Games, today!

Spanning a distance of 12.7 kilometers, the relay route took participants on a memorable journey, commencing at the China Port Museum, passing through renowned destinations such as Meishanwan Beach Park, Meishanwan Dam, Meishanwan Walking Trail, Geely Meishan Manufacturing Base, Meishan Comprehensive Bonded Zone, and culminating at the Meishan Port Container Terminal in Ningbo Zhoushan Port. This leg of the relay featured a diverse group of 170 torchbearers, hailing from different walks of life, including workers, farmers, and athletes. 

Continuing its journey, the torch will make stops at Zhoushan, Taizhou, Wenzhou, Lishui, Jinhua, and Quzhou, before ultimately returning to Hangzhou on Sept 20 to complete its final leg.