More than 10.4 mil visitors to Vietnam

Tuesday, Sep 18 2018, 09:57

QTV - According to Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, the number of visitors to Vietnam increased by 22.8% from the same period last year to exceed 10.4 mil. Vietnam ranks 6th in 10 countries with fastest tourism growth in the world, by World Tourism Organization. 

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Tourists from Asian countries, especially South Korea and China to Vietnam is 27% higher than in the same period last year. The number European tourists also increased by 10%. Vietnam sees more tourists coming from five Western Europe countries which enjoy visa-free policy. The tourism revenue in 8 months rises  nearly 18%. Being one of the most attraction destinations in Vietnam, Quang Ninh recorded impressive growth. In 8 months of the year, it received 9.2 mill tourists, marking an year-on-year increase of 25%. The number of international tourist is 3.2 mill, by by 18% from the same period last year. Tourism revenue exceeded 16,000 bill VND, up by 29% and accounted for 73% of the year’s plan. 
Translated by Dao Linh