Vietnam plays host to first set of overseas visitors in 2015

Vietnam Plays Host to First Set of Overseas Visitors
Tan Son Nhat international airport in Ho Chi Minh City warmly welcomed about 1,000 tourists on board the five Vietnam Airlines, Eva Airways and Cathay Pacific. These were the first set of foreign tourists to the country. The visitors were given the traditional conical hats and extended invitations to appreciate traditional melodies and calligraphy performances at the airport itself.

On the other hand, 68 Polish tourists who were on a trip with the country's 365 Travel Company, were given flowers in Hoi An city, located in the central province of Quang Nam. The northern province of Lao Cai where Sapa town is situated, is slated to welcome 30,000 tourists in this New Year season , which is 10-12  percent rise when compared to the previous year.

The travelers who come to visit Vietnam are offered a chance to explore the traditions and cultures of Vietnam of ethnic groups like wedding customs of Mong people and folk songs of Dao people.

Posted On : 03 January,2015