Ninh Binh welcomes over 5.5 million visitors in 9 months

The northern province of Ninh Binh served more than 6.5 million holiday-makers between January and September, reeling in nearly 29 trillion VND (125 billion USD) in total.

Ninh Binh welcomes over 5.5 million visitors in 9 months

Visitors in Bai Dinh pagoda.

The number of visitors showed a minor increase of 2.1 percent, of whom around 676 thousands were foreigners. On average, visitors often spend about 2 days in the province.

As a result, local accommodation facilities' earnings surpassed 536 billion VND during the review period; restaurants and food stores earns 1,1 trillion VND, while means of transport were 424 billion VND... Stunning natural landscapes of Trang An, Tam Coc, Van Long listed among the world's most beautiful, and unique local events such as Trang An festival, Hoa Lu festival… are advantages for Ninh Binh to develop tourism. The province houses about 600 accommodation facilities, with 8000 rooms. Next year, Ninh Binh will host the National Tourism Year 2020 with participation of 16 provinces and cities nationwide.

Translated by Nguyen Thuy