Hoi An city receives the first visitors in 2017

By V.LOC – M.HAI |

(QNO) - On the morning of  January 1, the first delegation of tourists to Hoi An ancient town in 2017  was welcomed by Hoi An city People’s Committee and the Quang Nam provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Đón rước đoàn du khách Úc và Tây Ban Nha xông đất Hội An
Ready to welcome the first callers on New Year’s Day.

The delegation included 11 members from Spain and Australia. They were received by flowers and special traditional art performances.

Lãnh đạo Sở VH,TT&DL tặng hoa đón chào đoàn khách đầu tiên xông đất Hội An
Flowers given to the first tourists to Hoi An.

This event contribute to propagate the images of friendly and hospitable local residents as well as the attention of local tourism to domestic and foreign tourists.

Văn nghệ chào mừng đoàn khách
Traditional art performances.

Earlier in An Hoi Statue Garden, the Gala evening “Hoi An welcomes the New Year of 2017” took place; and the 2.3 millionth tourist to Quang Nam province was welcomed.

Các du khách thích thú với các tiết mục văn hóa truyền thống của thành phố dành cho đoàn
Tourists enjoying cultural and art performances.

In 2016, Quang Nam received 4.36 million tourist arrivals (2.25 million international and 2.11 million domestic arrivals) including 2.6 million arrivals in Hoi An, up 13.25% against 2015.

Hô hát bài chòi chào đón đoàn khách
Bai choi performance
Đây cũng là cơ hội để quảng bá các giá trị văn hóa truyền thống của Hội An và Quảng Nam đến với du khách gần xa
One of the cultural activities
Du khách rất hào hứng  khi đoạt giải trò chơi hô hát bài chòi
Tourists are happy to win the game in bai choi performance.

By V.LOC – M.HAI