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Binh Thuan targets nearly 10 million tourists this year
  • |, Tienphong, VietnamPlus | February 12, 2024 08:00 PM
The southern central province of Binh Thuan has set the goal to attract 9.55 million tourists this year.

Binh Thuan will organise many tourism activities this year.


Tourists in Binh Thuan

A six-day spring festival officially opened at NovaWorld Phan Thiet tourism and entertainment today, February 12. According to Phan Hoang Tan, chairman of the Phan Thiet City People’s Committee, the event marks the start of a series of large-scale tourism events that Binh Thuan will hold in 2024 to realise its target of 9.5 million tourist arrivals this year.

A range of activities will be held at the Vibe Fest, including Hip-hop and dance shows, folk and modern games for both individuals and groups, and music and circus festivals.

In addition, a food festival is arranged at the Miami Night Fair with more than 100 stalls displaying regional staples and cuisines. Visitors also have many opportunities to have an exchange with renowned artisans and calligraphers, the Vietnam News Agency reported.

The Binh Thuan Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism said that the province is home to 598 tourism accommodation facilities with a total 18,989 rooms. Last year, the province served 8.5 million tourists, bringing revenues of VND23 trillion (USD938.77 million), double 2022.

In January, Binh Thuan attracted around 570,000 travellers, up 1.4 percent against last December.

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