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Nearly 6 million tourist arrivals to Quang Ninh in 6 months

7/10/2017 8:05:00 AM

QNP - During the first 6 months of this year, millions of domestic and international tourists have chosen Quang Ninh as their attractive destination.

Tourists visit Quang Ninh museum in Ha Long city.

The province has welcomed over 5.84 tourist arrivals since the beginning of this year, up 12% in comparision with the same period of the year 2016.

Of which, over 2 million foreign tourist arrivals, showing a 9% of the same period last year.

The provincial tourism sector earned VND 8,366 billion from tourism services, surging 23 percent over the same period in 2016.

Apart from the world heritage site of Ha Long Bay in Ha Long city, spiritural tourist destinations across the province such as Dong Trieu’s Ngoa Van pagoda, Cam Pha’s Cua Ong temple, Van Don’s Cai Bau pagoda, Ha Long’s Long Tien pagoda, etc. have currently lured a great number of visitors.

Quang Ninh succeeded in organizing the Ha Long - Quang Ninh Tourism Week 2017 with 25 cultural, sports and tourist events and activies across the province.

During the occasion of Reunification Day, April 30, and International Labor Day, May 1, more than 420,000 tourists visited Quang Ninh province.Guest rooms and hotels in key attractions such as Ha Long, Van Don, Co To, Mong Cai reached nearly full capacity during the holiday.

In the second half of this year, Quang Ninh’s tourism industry is going to carry out a wide range of effective measures to improve tourist business environment and faithfully serve tourists such as improving the quality of services, diversifying products, ensuring visitor safety, and keeping service prices stable./.

Translated by Phuong Loan