Ha Long Bay welcomed 1.9 million of visitors in the first 6 months

Wednesday, Jun 28 2017, 09:31

QTV - With drastic and effective solutions, in the first 6 months of the year, Ha Long city has well implemented the management, conservation and promotion of the world natural heritage of Ha Long Bay.

Quang Ninh receives 1.9 million tourists in the first 6 months
Ha Long Bay receives 1.9 million tourists in the first 6 months

In the first half of this year, Ha Long Bay welcomed over 1.9 million tourists, up 18% over the same period. Collecting VND 536 billion tourism fees, up 43% over the same period of 2016 and 67.5% of the plan for 2017. This is a remarkable result that confirms the effect of assigning the management of Ha Long Bay to Halong City People's Committee. In order to improve the quality of services, enhancing security and order in Ha Long Bay, recently Ha Long City People's Committee installed free Wi-Fi system and surveillance cameras in Ha Long Bay. The pictures from the camera will be directly transmitted to the management committee, creating the favourable conditions for operating and timely handling situations on the bay.
Translated by Chu Linh