Optimism about provincial tourism


(QNO) - Quang Nam province welcomed nearly 160,000 tourists on the first 7 days of the Lunar New Year 2018. It is a good sign for the provincial tourism this year.

Visitors in Hoi An city.
Visitors in Hoi An city.

Hoi An is the most attractive destination in Quang Nam province. The city received 3.2 million arrivals last year. This figure is expected to rise highly in 2018. According to Vice Chairman of the Hoi An city People's Committee Nguyen Van Son, the city tries to welcome 3.78 million tourists this year. The city's tourism service products and infrastructure will be upgraded, some of the entertainment areas will be put into operation. The investment into tourism will be continuously called for.

Deputy Director of the provincial Department of  Culture, Sports and Tourism Le Ngoc Truong affirmed the development of cultural and ecological tourism is the decisive trend in 2018, contributing to socio-economic growth of the locality. Moreover, tourism development in the south and west of the province will be paid attention to, aiming to reduce pressure of increasing tourists in Hoi An city and My Son Sanctuary. Tam Ky city and many attractive sites such as Tam Thanh mural village, sea, Ky Anh tunnel, the Vietnam's Heroic Mother Statue also attracted many tourists in the last time.