HMC city tourism festival draws large crowds

The HCM city Tourism Festival has attacted 350,000 visitors, earning travel firms 2.5 million USD.

Le Truong Hien Hoa, Director of the municipal Tourism Promotion Center said, the 4-day event, which ended on Sunday, was a major boost to the local tourism industry.

"The festival was a great success. More than 6,000 people booked tours from different travel agents. The event attracted more visitors than previous years", Hoa said.

Source: VOV5