Published on : Thursday, April 18, 2019
There will be some 300 Chinese travel companies, airlines and tourism management organizations that will take part in the program. Tourism policy, destination introduction and art performances will be featured.
The Institute for Tourism Development Research under the administration mentioned that the Chinese visitors often account for 28 to 30 percent of the total international arrivals to Vietnam. They travel to central Khanh Hoa province, northern Quang Ninh province, central Da Nang city, southern Kien Giang province, Hanoi capital and Ho Chi Minh City.
In the coming time the number of Chinese tourists to Vietnam is expected to increase because of low cost, short travel time and high frequency of flights between Vietnam and China.
Currently, more than 10 Vietnamese and Chinese airlines operate 30 air routes between 20 Chinese cities and Vietnamese localities. It has a total of more than 500 flights a week.
During the first quarter of 2019, Vietnam hosted 4.5 million international arrivals this was 7 percent against the same period last year according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism. The country welcomed around 1.3 million Chinese visitors, or nearly 28.5 percent of the total international arrivals.