(QNO) - On 5 July, Quang Nam Tourism Development Steering Committee (TDSC) reported to the People’s Committee (PC) on the tourism activities in the first half of 2016, their plan in the second half of 2016 and of the Southern tourism development in the period 2017-2020. Mr. Le Van Thanh-Vice Chairman of the PC, Head of the TDSC chaired the meeting.
|The view of the meeting|
Accordingly, in the first half of 2016, 1,986,000 visitors came to Quang Nam, up by 4.41% compared to the same period last year and reached over 50% of the plan. In particular, foreign travelers mainly came from western Europe (46%), Australia (17%), northeastern Asia (10%), and North America (8%).
So far, the province has taken advantage of its strengths effectively including safe and friendly destinations, sustainable tourism products (cultural and historical tourism, ecotourism), good infrastructure (Cua Dai bridge, coastal roads, Quang Nam Visitors’ Centre), affirmed brand of Hoi An tourism,…
Mr. Thanh summarized that tourism achievement in the last 6 months is not commensurate with the provincial potentials and advantages. He asked the tourism promotion to focus on well-qualified products to serve visitors.