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Tourists wear rain to go out to celebrate April 30

Da Lat, Sa Pa, Hoi An … it all rained in the evening of April 30, but the number of visitors to the entertainment spots did not decrease.

Da Lat City, Lam Dong, empty day, but at 8 pm, thousands of people poured rain to Hoa Binh area, Da Lat night market. Many visitors have to bring umbrellas, raincoats, and squeeze in the crowd. Around 9 p.m. suddenly heavy rain, the crowd then split up under the eaves, some were able to sit down to eat and drink.

Pham Quynh Trang, Hanoi, said to Da Lat On the morning of the first day of the holiday, the scene was deserted and somewhat romantic because it was raining. In the evening, she and her friends visited the night market, although it was crowded, there was no crowded scene. “The rain was small at first, so we could go for a walk, eat snacks in the market. When it rains heavily, me and my friends go back first,” she said.

Mr. Le Anh Kiet, Head of Culture and Information Department of Da Lat City, said that due to the weather and in the past week the city held a tourist week, many tourists have postponed canceling their rooms. Room occupancy on April 30 reached 70%, compared to the pre-holiday estimate of about 90%.

Same day Sapa, Lao Cai also has rain at many times of the day, but many festivals are still held. Around 14:00, a long line of people poured from the pass to the town, causing many central roads to be congested, and the parking lots were packed. Visitors do not hesitate to bring umbrellas and raincoats to visit.

Tourists crowded in Sapa.

Tourists crowded in Sapa.

The same, similar, Hoi An, Quang Nam also recorded a crowded image. The weather is cool after the afternoon rain, visitors drink coffee, take a boat for a walk. It is estimated that on April 30, Hoi An city welcomed 10,000 visitors, returning with a bustling look like before Covid-19.

Crowded in the seas

On the first day of the holiday, tourists from the northern provinces and cities poured in Cat Ba causing the Got wharf ferry to be overloaded, cars lined up early. To avoid having to send the vehicle along as notice, Thousands of tourists with cars and motorbikes came to Cat Hai town very early. The management board of Got – Cai Vieng ferry terminal had to mobilize 9 ferries, operating at full capacity, running continuously from 5 am, still unable to relieve congestion.

A long line of people walking to Cat Ba.  Photo: Giang Chinh

A long line of people walking to Cat Ba. Image: Giang Chinh

A large number of vehicles poured into Sam Son, Thanh Hoa from the morning. Present in Sam Son after 5 hours of traffic jam when moving from Hanoi to Thanh Hoa, Nguyen Thi Cuc, 29 years old is very happy because the weather is beautiful, the sea is clear, with few waves. “Today is the first day, the sea is very crowded but I like this atmosphere, everything is no longer as heavy and constrained as it was during the epidemic. Life is like returning to when the epidemic has not yet broken out.”

From the afternoon, the number of visitors is increasing day by day. The bathing area is always guarded by a security force. At 4 p.m., the number of visitors reached tens of thousands of people, many people were looking forward to the fireworks display in the evening of the same day. Leaders of Sam Son City People’s Committee said that motels and hotels in Sam Son are almost full. It is expected that on the holiday of April 30, Sam Son will welcome about 700,000 stay guests and nearly 1.5 million daily visitors.

In Nha Trang, despite the forecast of rain, many tourist spots are still crowded. Vinh Truong Port, Nha Trang City, a long line of people queued up, waiting to get off the boat to go to tourist islands such as Tre island, Tam island, Coral bay… By 9am, many trains were packed. The majority of visitors come from Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang City and some northern provinces. Mr. Tran Van Phu, head of pier management – tourism services (under Nha Trang Bay Management Board), said that on the morning of April 30, there were more than 3,000 visitors to the island, about more than 7,000 visitors per day. .

Nha Trang Oceanographic Museum (Vinh Nguyen Ward, Nha Trang City) also recorded a crowded scene in the morning of the same day.

Tourists crowded in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City has cool weather, thousands of tourists come to have fun and visit in the city . Long queue to enter the gate, crowded inside, some spots have to wait to visit. By 12 noon, the number of visitors to the park did not decrease. The free water park for children is also bustling. “The first time I learned from my experience, I didn’t know, today when I went out, I brought more clothes so that the baby could comfortably play in the hot water to cool down”, Pham Thi Hai, District 12, shared.

In addition to the Zoo and Botanical Garden, tourist areas such as Dam Sen Cultural Park, Suoi Tien, Binh Quoi tourist area… also welcome thousands of visitors. From early in the morning, a long line of people lined up to visit the Independence Palace on the occasion of the Reunification Day.

Similarly, Thu Le Park, Hanoi also welcomes thousands of visitors when many people choose to stay in the city during the holidays. From 8:30 a.m., a long line of people buys tickets to visit and move inside. The feeding area is crowded and it takes a long time to have a turn. During the holidays of April 30 and May 1, the park is expected to welcome 150,000 visitors.

Bao Son Paradise Park welcomed about 6,000 visitors in the morning of April 30, many games had to queue, waiting 30 minutes for their turn. Restaurants and eateries in the park are also full, many people have been waiting for 30 minutes and still have not been served. Crowds of people sat on stone benches and lawns to eat pre-prepared meals, or buy groceries.

“The first time I went to a holiday, I met a crowd of people like ants, and the heat and fatigue like torture. I will never go to a holiday again,” said Le Tu Linh, from Hoang Mai, Hanoi.

Reporters team

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