Hoi An: Asia's Leading Cultural City Destination 2019


(QNO) - The 26th World Travel Awards (WTA) 2019 - Asia and Oceania Gala Ceremony 2019 was held at Vinpearl Convention Center Phu Quoc on Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam on October 12.

Peaceful Hoi An. Photo: internet
Peaceful Hoi An. Photo: internet

This year, Vietnam won four categories including “Top Destinations in Asia 2019”, “Top Gastronomic Destinations in Asia 2019”, and “Top Cultural Destinations in Asia 2019”. Hoi An ancient town (Quang Nam province) won the title of “Asia’s Leading Cultural City Destination 2019”.

On this occasion, 25 Vietnam’s tourism agencies and travel service businesses were also honored including Silk Sense Hoi An River Resort (in Hoi An).

WTA is the most prestigious annual award in the world tourism industry to be held since 1993.