Sapa, Ha Long, Da Nang, Phu Quoc, and Sam Son recorded an increase in the number of visitors during the holidays compared to the same period in 2021.
According to statistics from the National Administration of Tourism, during the holiday period from April 30 to May 1, the tourism industry served about 5 million domestic visitors. In which, about 2 million guests stay overnight at accommodation establishments. The capacity of accommodation facilities in tourist destinations reaches from 60% to 100%. Many famous tourist attractions have exceeded the target number of visitors compared to the same period in 2021, such as: Sapa (Lao Cai), Quang Ninh, Thanh Hoa, Kien Giang…
Total revenue from tourism during the last holiday was about VND 22,000 billion. Many businesses said that they actively took advantage of this opportunity to invest in products to attract domestic and foreign tourists.
In Sapa (Lao Cai), the 2022 Fansipan Rose Festival, the 4th Horseshoes in the Clouds season within the framework of the festival, Sapa Love Market… and many other events helped this locality attract nearly 98,000 visitors, increase 755% compared to 2020 and 225% compared to 2021.
Ha Long also welcomed a sharp increase in the number of visitors with Carnaval Ha Long, the new product Yacht Night Street at Ha Long International Passenger Port and many exciting discoveries at Sun World Halong Complex…
In Da Nang, a series of major festivals and events have brought a new breeze to visitors such as the B’estival 2022 Food and Beer Festival, the Battle of the Moon Kingdom show on Ba Na peak; Light up the sky event at Sky36… Sun World Ba Na Hills also launched a series of new products such as Sun God Waterfall, Time Gate, Moon Castle… to attract visitors.
Phu Quoc also welcomed a large number of guests thanks to a series of new and outstanding experiences such as the combo Night of Paradise Hon Thom. Accordingly, visitors take Hon Thom cable car to capture the panoramic view of the sea and island of Phu Quoc; have fun at Aquatopia water park; conquer new games such as Moc Xa Thinh Na – wooden roller coaster game or Eagle’s Eye – 360-degree observation tower with panoramic view of Hon Thom from above. Guests can also enjoy fresh specialties at a BBQ party on the beach or at Coconut Garden restaurant in the music space and special performances by international dancers…
Mr. Nguyen Vu Khac Huy, General Director of Vina Phu Quoc Travel Company, Permanent Vice Chairman of Kien Giang Tourism Association added: “Vietnamese people’s travel habits have changed. Before , people focus on going on holidays, holidays but now can go any day of the week, after the holiday, before the holiday, at the beginning of the week, at the weekend …”.
In the past 4 public holidays, the total number of visitors to Phu Quoc was more than 127,000. According to Mr. Nguyen Vu Khac Huy, in addition to the beautiful scenery, Phu Quoc attracts tourists also because of the investment of large corporations in a series of high-class entertainment items such as Hon Thom cable car, Safari, amusement parks. casino… These efforts not only contribute to changing the face of Phu Quoc but also help the locality become one of the most attractive destinations in the country.
The number of tourists in most localities is considered a lever to help the economic sector prosper after heavy losses due to the epidemic. Mr. Nguyen Lam An, Deputy General Director of Sun World Group, Director of Ba Na Cable Car Service Joint Stock Company, assessed that when tourism recovers, ancillary service industries will have favorable conditions for development and growth. Thousands of workers were also able to return to work.
“Tourism is also an economic industry that beautifies and enriches the country. The appearance of high-class buildings has brought Vietnam new symbols. Many localities have changed their appearance when focusing on development. tourism, such as Da Nang, Quang Ninh or most recently, Phu Quoc”, Mr. An shared.
The Sun Group representative also affirmed that the group will continue to invest heavily in a series of new tourism products with other businesses and groups to contribute to the growth of the tourism industry in the coming time.
Meanwhile, Mr. Nguyen Cong Hoan, General Director of Flamingo Redtours Tourism Joint Stock Company, said that the growth in the number of visitors during the last holiday was not unexpected. “The increase in the number of visitors during the holiday period of April 30 to May 1 is a good sign. This represents a strong recovery of the tourism industry, helping businesses have the motivation to regain the growth momentum like before the pandemic. “, said Mr. Hoan.
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