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Cập nhật:02/01/2018 3:28:13 CH
On January 1st, Thua Thien Hue Provincial Department of Tourism held a ceremony to welcome first tourists to Hue by airway in 2018 at Phu Bai International Airport.
At 9:45 am January 1st, 2018, Flight No. VN1543 Hanoi – Hue with nearly 200 visitors on board landed at Phu Bai International Airport. Leader of Tourism Department and travelling enterprises welcomed, presented flowers and gifts to first visitors at plane stairway.
According to Director of Department of Tourism Le Huu Minh, this is one of annual activities to kick off events in advertising image and promoting local tourism in 2018. In addition, it is an effort to advertise and introduce hospitable and friendly image of Vietnam in general and Thua Thien Hue province in particular. In this attempt, tourism sector also shows its interest in promoting Thua Thien Hue province’s tourism as a charming, safe and friendly destination.
As informed by Department of Tourism, the total number of tourists coming to Hue in 2017 is 3,8 million, up 16% compared to 2016. Of all, there are 1,481 million turns of foreign visitors. In 2018, Thua Thien Hue’s tourism sector will make every effort to welcome 4 to 4,2 million turns of visitors. The average accomodation time is expected to reach 2 days/visitor.