Connecting tourism development in Can Tho and Hai Phong
Mr. Truong Quang Hoai Nam, Vice Chairman of Can Tho City People's Committee (right), presents a souvenir gift to Hai Phong City leaders. Photo: DUY KHOI
(CTO) - On 30-10, in Hai Phong City, Can Tho City People's Committee coordinated with Hai Phong City People's Committee, Vietnam National Administration of Tourism and Vietnam Tourism Association to organize a Conference on tourism promotion and promotion " Come to Can Tho - Urban of the river ”.
Attending and chairing the conference were: Mr. Ha Van Sieu, Deputy General Director of Vietnam National Administration of Tourism; Mr. Vu The Binh, Permanent Vice Chairman of Vietnam Tourism Association; Mr. Nguyen Van Thanh, Vice Chairman of Hai Phong City People's Committee; Mr. Truong Quang Hoai Nam, Vice Chairman of Can Tho City People's Committee ...; Also attending, there are nearly 100 tourism and travel businesses from Hai Phong and Can Tho and leaders of the local tourism industry: Hanoi, Quang Ninh, Thai Binh and Hai Duong ...
Tourism Association of Can Tho City and Hai Phong City signed a cooperation agreement. Photo: DUY KHOI
The conference highly appreciated the tourism development potential of the two localities. Can Tho with the advantages of river tourism, garden, indigenous culture ... over time has attracted a large number of visitors to visit and experience. The average growth rate of Can Tho tourism reaches 10% / year.
Hai Phong is also a bright spot on the national tourism map, making good use of beaches and biosphere reserves such as Do Son, Cat Ba, Lan Ha ... and the system of historical and cultural relics. In 2018, Hai Phong welcomed 7.79 million visitors, with an estimated revenue of VND 3,100 billion.
With different advantages, the cooperation and support between Can Tho and Hai Phong in tourism development promises to create new resilience for the two localities. Especially, since the route of Can Tho - Hai Phong was put into operation from the end of April 2019 until now with the frequency of 3-7 flights / week, it has really created a boost in tourism development between the port city. and Tay Do.
At the conference, Tourism Association of Can Tho City and Hai Phong City; 6 tourism businesses of the two localities signed a cooperation agreement.
6 tourism businesses of Can Tho City and Hai Phong City signed cooperation agreements. Photo: DUY KHOI
Delegates experience the smart travel software of Can Tho City. Photo: DUY KHOI
Delegates visit the display space of specialties, souvenirs typical of Can Tho tourism. Photo: DUY KHOI
News, photos: Đăng Huỳnh