Int’l guests to Khanh Hoa up 30%

20:57 | 07/07/2014

VGP – Central coastal  Khanh Hoa Province welcomed 1.65 million tourists in the first half, up 22% compared to the same period last year, according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

They included  411,213 foreigners and 1.245 million domestic guests , up 32.9% and 18.8%, respectively.

 

The guests helped the tourism sector earn a remarkable revenue of VND2,690 billion, up 36.9%.

 

The number of Russian tourists to the Province witnessed a surge of more than 50% in five months.

 

In July and August, the province will organize a Viet Nam Food Festival and an International Yacht Festival 2014, which are expected to attract more visitors.

 

By Thuy Dung