Published on : Friday, April 8, 2016
The tourism of Vietnam is all set to receive a boost with the establishment of a 490-hectare safari park in Lac Duong district of Da Lat city by the Bidoup-Nui Ba National Park and Dalat Tourism, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.
The Highland Safari is expected to cost 1 trillion VND (US$44.64 million) of which 350 billion VND (US$15.63 million) would be provided by the Government, Le Van Huong, director of the park, said.
The park would be located inside a protected forest and developed as a semi-wildlife park in which the animals would live in the forests but under the care of humans, he said.
Once opened, the Highland Safari is expected to get some 1.2 million visitors a year and earn 300 billion VND (US$13.39 million) in revenue.
The park is scheduled for completion in 2020.