VOV.VN - Ba Ria-Vung Tau province has a coastline stretching 300 km, sandy beaches, a crystal blue sea, and Con Dao island.
Accounting for 70% of tourism activities in Vietnam, sea and island tourism is one of the country’s most popular types, attracting more foreign tourists each year and is also an important direction in the fast and sustainable development strategy of the Vietnamese tourism industry.
Authorities of the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre are striving to promote its distinctive characteristics to lure more tourists to the province.
Vietnam has many advantages in sea tourism. After 10 years (2007-2017) of incorporating the maritime strategy into development programmes and projects, sea tourism has grown rapidly, contributing to national economic development.
VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Nam, with beautiful beaches and the unique culture of its residents, creates a strong potential for sea tourism development.
A seminar took place in the central coastal province of Ha Tinh on April 13 to discuss solutions to help the local tourism sector recover from the consequences of the marine environment incident last year.
The People’s Committee of the southern central coastal province of Binh Thuan has issued a plan to boost tourism through 2020, aiming to make tourism a spearhead sector of the province and turning the locality into a national sea tourism-sports centre.
Endowed with a coastline spanning more than 92 km, the central city of Da Nang has been striving to make best use of its potentials in developing the local sea-based economy.
Indonesian Minister of Tourism Arief Yahya said his country will promote sea tourism at the Taipei Tourism Fair in Chinese Taipei, which takes place from June 17-19.
The Da Nang sea tourism season officially got underway with a special programme launced in Son Tra peninsula, the central city of Da Nang on April 29.
Tourism officials from Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam have agreed to build a sea tourism package programme connecting tourism sites in the southern ends of the three countries.
(VOV) - A series of festivals transpired at key beaches nationwide on the occasion of Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1).
Sea and island tourism development is the top priority of Vietnam’s tourism sector and attached with ensuring security and defence in the context of the national socio-economic development.