Nearly 5.4 mln tourist arrivals to Ninh Binh in first half of 2019

In the first half of the year, the northern province of Ninh Binh welcomed around 5.4 million tourists in the first half of this year, up nearly 2.17 percent year-on-year, and earned a tourism revenue of 2.3 trillion VND.

Nearly 5.4 mln tourist arrivals to Ninh Binh in first half of 2019

The Golden color of Tam Coc Trang An tourism week 2019 attracts visitors.

In the first half of the year, a variety of tourism activities were successfully held in the province such as Hoa Lu festival, and The Golden color of Tam Coc Trang An tourism week 2019.

The figure included 435,000 foreign visitors, showing a rise of more than 4.1 percent, and over 4.9 million domestic visitors, a small rise of 2 percent against same period last year.

In 2019, the provincial tourism sector set a goal of welcoming 7.5 million visitors in which outbound tourists will reach 940 thousands.

Translated by Nguyen Thuy