HN hosts largest tourism promotion event

15:00 | 03/04/2015

VGP – Viet Nam International Travel Mart (VITM), the largest tourism promotion event, opened in Ha Noi on April 2.

Photo: VGP/Nguyet Ha

The event, from April 3-6, is jointly organized by the Viet Nam Tourism Association, the Ha Noi’s People’s Committee, and the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism.

The 3rd VITM with the theme “Viet Nam – The Country of Heritage” will focus on introducing natural and cultural heritage pieces of Vietnam, which are recognized by UNESCO, looking to create opportunities in cooperation and investment for domestic and international enterprises.

Speaking at the ceremony, Vice Chairman of Ha Noi’s People’s Committee Le Hong Son asserted that the mart creates a chance for Ha Noi to enhance exchanges and cooperation in tourism, introduce to tourist destinations and products as well as establishing a tourist connection between the capital with other localities nationwide.

The event attracts the participation of 654 agencies and enterprises featuring 502 show-case booths and is expected to draw the attention of 65,000 visitors.

By Thuy Dung