The press conference for the festival

Accordingly, the operation of the waterway route connecting the sea tourism area and destinations such as Long Vuong Temple – Ne Island, the memorial stele of the first battle of the Vietnam’s Navy and people at Hon Bo Mountain, and Lach Truong fishing port, is a highlight solution proposed at the event in order to attract 1.5 million tourists to the Hai Tien sea tourism area.

Hot spots which will continue to be exploited are To Hien Thanh Temple, Hoang Truong Statue, and Nguyen Quynh Temple.

Recently, an additional 10 hotels has been put into use with 750 rooms, raising the total rooms in Hai Tien to 5,050.

In addition, environmental protection and measures to avoid overcharging tourists will be promoted in the tourism area. Accordingly, the interdisciplinary inspection group will regularly check price list as committed at accommodation establishments and restaurants, and a hotline will be announced for tourists and local people to report violations.

According to the organizers, about 1.2 million tourists flocked to the Hai Tien sea tourism area in 2017, a sharp increase of 54.3% over a year earlier; grossing revenue of over VND1.5 trillion for the locality.

The 2018 Hai Tien sea tourism festival will open on April 28th./.

BTA