VOV.VN - The northern province of Quang Ninh received over 300,000 visitors, including 4,500 foreign arrivals, throughout the Lunar New Year (Tet) , earning a total revenue of approximately VND400 billion, according to the provincial department of tourism.
Most notably, the occupancy room rate ranged between 80% and 90% at major accommodation establishments such as FLC, Vinpearl, and M-galecy Yen Tu.
Furthermore, several spiritual tourist attractions such as Yen Tu Scenic Landscape Complex, Cua Ong Temple, Tran Dynasty National Special Monument in Dong Trieu, Cai Bau Pagoda, and Ba Vang Pagoda welcomed thousands of tourists each day.
The locality welcomed its first group of tourists on the third day of the Lunar New Year under organised package tours after two years of hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Pham Ngoc Thuy, director of Quang Ninh Department of Tourism, revealed that these positive moves signal the local tourism industry’s gradual recovery following the negative impact of the pandemic, adding that the locality will strive to welcome roughly 9.5 million visitors, including 1.5 million international visitors this year.