The number of foreign tourists visiting the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in the first three months of 2019 accounted for over half of the total number of tourists to the locality.
The Complex of Hue Monuments in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue welcomed 158,000 visitors during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday from February 2-10, including over 50,000 foreigners, up 14.8 percent annually.
The Complex of Hue Monuments in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue welcomed 25,000 tourists, including 170 foreigners, on February 5 (the first day of the lunar year).
The central province of Thua Thien – Hue will offer free admission to the Complex of Hue Monuments, an UNESCO heritage site in Hue City, for Vietnamese visitors on National Day (September 2).
A show in the upcoming Hue Festival, which starts on April 28, will feature performances on Vietnam’s island sovereignty.
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has put many efforts to preserve and restore relics of the UNESCO-recognised Complex of Hue Monuments in Hue City, the former royal capital of Vietnam, over the past two decades.
Nine projects will be implemented in 2017 to conserve and restore relics in the Complex of Hue Monuments, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, according to the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre.
The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre launched the “golden week” promotional programme from September 2-8, offering visitors a wide range of ticket deals.
The ancient imperial citadel in Hue City, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, has been selected the top tourist destinations in Vietnam in 2016 by the National Administration of Tourism and the Vietnam Tourism Association.
The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications (VNPT) spend VND1 billion (US$45,000) on the 2016 Hue Festival under an agreement signed in the central city on March 11.
As many as 132 works and items in the Complex of Hue Monuments have been restored since it was recognised by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage site in 1993.