Over 2.5 million tourists arrived Quang Nam in 2013

By NGUYEN KIM BAO |

(QNO) - Basing on developing new products and traveling investments, tourism sector of Quang Nam province attained good results in both tourist quantity and service quality in 2013. According to the latest report, Quang Nam received over 2.5 million tourists in 2013. Foreign tourists numbered nearly 1,3 million and  domestic visitors numbered nearly 1,26 million. Social income from tourism reached  over 2,600 billion VND, up 23.8 percent over the last year.

The 3rd International Chord Competition in the 5th Quang Nam Heritage Festival – a key tourism event of 2013 attracted  thousands of domestic and international
The 3rd International Chord Competition in the 5th Quang Nam Heritage Festival – a key tourism event of 2013 attracted thousands of domestic and international visitors.

Most of tourists visited Cham Island and two World Cultural Heritages My Son Sanctuary Site and Hoi An Ancient  Town. Two new community-based tourism sites My Son and Bhoong with traditional craft villages introduction and home-stay tourism  also attracted many tourists…

In order to continue to develop tourism to be a key economic sector, in a meeting on Tourism enterprises and Sustainable tourism development in Quang Nam province just held in Hoi An city, representatives of tourism companies in Quang Nam province suggested some solutions such as continuing to promote tourism, developing new eco-tourism products, creating safe and friendly tourism environment, creating Quang Nam tourism trade mark and cooperation between tourist enterprises in the province and Central region…

By NGUYEN KIM BAO