Hue opens Tourism and Festival Information Center

A Tourism and Festival Information Center has been inaugurated in the ancient capital of Hue in Thua Thien-Hue Province by the Hue Festival Management Board.

(Photo:SGGP)

The Tourism and Festival Information Center will provide all visitors with data on the Hue Festival, tours, cultural and art activities in Hue City, offer publications, documents, and also maps on Hue.

The Center will promote Hue as an attractive, friendly and safe tourist destination, inform on activities of travel agencies, tourism businesses, and also receive feedback from and support tourists in case of an emergency.

The Center will operate from 8am to 9pm every day, including holidays.

Nguyen Van Thanh, Vice Director of the Hue Festival Center, said that Thua Thien-Hue Province wants to highlight the special and diversified cultural values and natural landscapes of the area, which were all recognized by UNESCO as tangible and intangible cultural heritages. In addition, Hue Festival has already become an international cultural event attracting a large number of local and foreign visitors.

The numbers of tourists to Hue have constantly increased. The city received 2.12 million holiday makers in the first ten months of this year, including 784,000 international travelers.

The 3rd special tourism promotional program called ‘Golden Tourism Week’ will be organized in Hue from December 24-30, announced the Hue Monuments Conservation Center.

By Van Thang – Translated by Kim Khanh

Other news