At the fair,
Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) in collaboration with Viet
Nam Tourism Association built Viet Nam tourism’s booth with an area of 200m2
with the participation of Departments of Tourism of Ha Noi, Ninh Binh and 32
tourism enterprises. The booth focuses on introducing National Tourism Year
2017 “Northwest Color”.
Noi, Phu Quoc as well as the destinations which were selected for important
scenes of the blockbuster movie Kong: Skull Island including Ninh Binh, Ha
Long, Quang Binh are also showcased at the booth.
opening day, VNAT's delegation met with the world’s leading media agencies and
travel agents as TUI Travel, MC Group, American Society of Travel Agents
(ASTA); and participated in the Mekong Tourism Forum. Notably, TUI Travel
proposed to open direct flights from London to Phu Quoc from November 2017.
On March 9,
Vietnamese delegation organized a press conference introducing Viet Nam tourism
and cocktail at the booth; and took part in the launching ceremony of Visit
ITB Berlin 2017 taking
place from March 8-12, 2017 attracts around 10,000 exhibitors, 1,000 buyers,
26,000 delegates from 187 countries and territories; and is expected to welcome
about 60,000 visitor arrivals to the fair. This is a good opportunity for
national tourism authorities, tourism enterprises and visitors to promote
tourism, seek cooperation opportunity, and choose favorable destinations.