Khanh Hoa welcomes two millionth tourist in 2017

According to the provincial Culture, Sports and Tourism Department report, of the total, foreign visitors rose by almost 80 percent. The province’s tourism sector earned VND 22 billion in revenues. On January 4, the Ocean Princess cruise liner from Hong Kong including 750 tourists aboard arrived in Nha Trang Port, marking the start of a high-class international seaway tourism in Khanh Hoa province this year.... [read more]

Khanh Hoa has welcomed 1,650,000 tourists in the first half this year, including more than 411,000 international visitors from Rusia, Korea, the United States and Australia, reported by the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Khanh Hoa province.More than 91,000 Russian tourists traveled to Khanh Hoa, accounting to end -May, 2014, an increase over 50 percent, compared to the same period last year.Khanh Hoa province's leader said the province is working on the plan to launch the tourism cooperative programs with other provinces nationwide like Phu Yen, Binh Dinh and five Highland Central provinces. Besdies, the province targets to be welcomed 250,000 Russian tourists this year.Moreover, Khanh Hoa tourism sector expands cooperation programs with some countries…... [read more]

Nha Trang beach crowed at the beginning of summer. (Photo: (VNA) - The south central province of Khanh Hoa received 1.6 million foreign tourists in the first five months of the year, an increase of 14.3 percent year-on-year. Foreign visitors numbered 446,200. Most tourists came from China and Russia, and stayed for an average of four days. Revenue from tourism topped 2.7 trillion VND, a 21.1 percent rise.Khanh Hoa has become an ideal destination for both domestic and foreign travellers thanks to its intriguing sea and island tourism, gentle climate, stable price and quality services. Last year, the province…... [read more]

Leaders of Naval Zone 4 shake hands with the head of the Chinese naval delegation (Photo: Khanh Hoa (VNA) – The People’s Committee of the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa on October 24 hosted a reception for the crew of three Chinese naval ships which have been on a visit at Cam Ranh International Port since October 22. At the reception, Vice Chairman of the committee Nguyen Duy Bac briefed the guests on social, economic and cultural development in the locality. He added that Nha Trang coastal city has become one of the popular destinations of Chinese tourists in…... [read more]

The south central province of Khanh Hoa has basically finished preparations for hosting activities within the framework of the APEC Year 2017, heard a February 7 meeting between Chairman of the Khanh Hoa People’s Committee Le Duc Vinh and the provincial steering committee for the work. A number of activities have also been planned to promote the province’s image, including making a video clip introducing its economic potential and strengths, cultural beauty and tourist destinations. Alongside, Khanh Hoa has also prepared gifts for delegates, which are local specialties such as aloes wood, bird’s net and coffee. Social security and traffic…... [read more]

Foreign arrivals to the province exceeded 500,000, up nearly 85% year on year, mostly from China and Russia.Khanh Hoa has become an ideal destination for both domestic and foreign travelers thanks to its intriguing sea and island tourism, gentle climate, stable price and quality services.Currently, the province has assigned the local Department of Construction to develop a master plan on tourism development by 2025, with orientation through 2025 and regulations on managing travel activities serving international tourists via charter flight service at the Cam Ranh international airport.The province will also seek for the Government’s recognition of Nha Trang City as a marine ecotourism urban area, and the…... [read more]

Gold Coast Company Limited and Rafaeli Group of Israel held agroundbreaking ceremony for the Manna Luxury Holiday Resort project inCam Lam district of the central province of Khanh Hoa on March 22.Covering an area of 12 ha in the Northern Cam RanhPeninsula Tourism Area in Cam Lam district, the five-star resort willhave spa-resort area, restaurants, high-rise hotels and fitness centres,at a total investment of 350 billion VND. Onecompleted, the resort will operate in accordance with theinternational scale " vacation exchange" model, which is rather newin Vietnam . On the occasion, Gold Coast CompanyLimited presented 20 scholarships worth 1,000,000 VND each…... [read more]

The central province of Khanh Hoa on January 13 welcomed two first international cruise ships with hundreds of passengers from Europe on board in this year. During the one-day trip in Nha Trang city, vacationers took tours to discover landscapes such as Hon Chong and the Ponagar Temple Tower, enjoyed cuisine and learned the way to cook traditional dishes at the Champa Island Nha Trang Restaurant. Later the day, the Netherlands nationality ship Volendam left Nha Trang for Da Nang while the Panama nationality ship Star Pride travels to Ho Chi Minh City. In 2014, 35 international cruise ships brought…... [read more]

About 20 travel firms in Khanh Hoa Province met on March 7 to discuss a plan to form a club responsible for serving tourists from China, a major source market for the Vietnamese tourism sector. Chinese tourists are seen at Cam Ranh International Airport in Khanh Hoa Province Club members would be able to share market information, implement joint promotion programs and develop human resources. Nguyen Van Thanh, vice president of the Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa Tourism Association, said the club would initially have 20 members and that more firms targeting the Chinese market would be invited to join.…... [read more]

Over the past years, despite the adverse impacts of the world's unstable situation, with the advantage of natural conditions and the right orientations of the province, the efforts of the whole system, creative steps of the business community and strong consensus among the people, Khanh Hoa Tourism has always achieved impressive growth. By 2017, Khanh Hoa Tourism aims to welcome 5.5 million visitors. Vietnam Business Forum has conducted an interview with Mr Tran Viet Trung, Director of Khanh Hoa Tourism Department. Could you describe the development of tourism in Khanh Hoa province in recent years? With developed modern infrastructure, the…... [read more]