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Binh Thuan welcomed up to 4 mill

Binh Thuan welcomed up to 4 million turns of visitors in 2018’s 8 months

BTO-Binh Thuan welcomed 4.020 million turns of tourists in the first 8 months of 2018, reported department of Culture, Sports & Tourism, a year-on-year increase of 11.4%, accounting for 69.92% of the year’s plan.

Particularly, the number of international visitors to Binh Thuan is estimated at 495,000 turns, up 13.3% (fulfilling 73.87%). There were 3.525 million of domestic arrivals visited the province during the 8-month period, an increase of 11.2% and realized 69.4% of the plan set for the whole year.

Tourism revenue saw a sharp rise of 20% with VND 9.565 trillion (performing 74.44% of the plan). Besides good management, local tourism sector has also paid special attention to promotional activities by taking part in many domestic and international tourism events, such as: Moscow International Travel &Tourism Exhibition (MIIT 2018) in Russia, Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM 2018) in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Festival 2018. Lately, a conference  introducing Binh Thuan tourism to provinces/city of the Mekong Delta was held in Can Tho in August.

In Binh Thuan, there are 486 operational tourism accommodations with 14,694 rooms in total. In which, 129 ones have been ranked form 1 to 5 star level. 49 travel agencies are running in Binh Thuan. Quality of all services related to tourism activities, ranging from food &drinks, transportation, shopping, spa, and sea sports has been improved, meeting the increasing demand of Vietnameses and foreign tourists.

Phuong Lan (Source: binhthuan.gov.vn)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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