PSNews-The number of tourists visiting the Central Highland province of Lam Dong reached approximately 100,000 from December 30, 2016 to January 2, 2017, said Mr. Hoang Ngoc Huy, Head of the Tourism Management Sub-division, the Lam Dong provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
The northern province of Quang Ninh has seen a boom in domestic tourist arrivals over the last month after the weeks-long social distancing order to curb the spread of COVID-19 was lifted, enabling the province to welcome back visitors.
The Pearl Island – Phu Quoc – in the southern province of Kien Giang province welcomed over 72,500 tourists, including 7,950 foreigners, during the five-day holiday of National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1), up 45 percent and 39 percent year-on-year, respectively.
PSNews - The ancient capital of Hue has welcomed a large number of tourists visiting famous tombs, temples and pagodas during the Lunar New Year season (Tet).
More than 12.8 million foreign tourists have chosen Vietnam as their destination over the last 10 months, up 22.4 percent year on year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
The number of international tourist arrivals to Vietnam in the third quarter of this year increased 14.9% against the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The US$2 million deal between Hanoi and the US television network CNN from 2017 – 2018 has spurred international tourist arrivals to the capital city over the past year.
PSNews – The estimated total number of tourists to Da Nang in the first half of 2018 is at over 4 million, a rise of 29.4% compared with the same period of 2017, according to the Department of Tourism of Da Nang.
PSNews - Can Tho welcomed nearly 120,000 tourists, including 6,850 foreign ones, during the recent four-day vacation when the nation was celebrating the National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1), a rise of 16.4% compared with the same period last year, according to the Can Tho Municipal Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism.
Vietnam welcomed more than 5.54 million foreign visitors in the first four months of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 29.5%, according to the General Statistics Office.
PSNews–The Ben Tre Provincial Police on January 10 returned lost property to two German tourists, who had been robbed in Phu Nhuan commune, Ben Tre city.
PSNews – Residents and tourists in Da Nang will have the chance to enjoy a 14-minute firework show on the occasion of the New Year and 21 years since Da Nang became a Centrally-run municipality of Vietnam.
PSNews-Hanoi is striving to attract 23 million tourists, including 4.3 foreigners, and earn VND 66 trillion of revenue, according to Tran Duc Hai, Deputy Director of Hanoi Tourism Department.
PSNews-Tourists can now enjoy peaceful landscape without worries about thieves or pickpockets and other types of criminals, thanks to the efforts by the Sa Pa District Police to maintain security and social order.
The newly opened pedestrian streets in Hanoi are attracting more citizens every weekend.