4 international cruise ships carry 6200 tourists to Ha Long

4 international cruise ships - Azamara Journey, World Dream, Celebrity Millenium, and Lory Sea - carrying 6200 tourists arrived in Ha Long City on Tuesday.

This was the largest number of tourist received at one time. During their stay in Vietnam, the tourists will visit Ha Long Bay, local museums, the Yen Tu relic sites, and the cities of Uong Bi, Hanoi, and Hai Phong. 50 international cruise ships are expected to arrive in Quang Ninh province in the next 3 months. Director of the Quang Ninh Tourism Department Pham Ngoc Thuy said: Cruise tourism will be a special product of Quang Ninh. We plan to put new cruise marinas into operation by 2019.

Source: VOV5