Foreign tourist numbers rise again

Vietnam General Statistics Office (GSO) said the number of international visitors traveling to Vietnam reached 1,229,167 in August alone, an increase of 18.5 percent over previous month and up 35.1 percent compared with last year.

The number of international visitors coming to Vietnam rises

The number of international visitors coming to Vietnam rises

The GSO reported that the country had received the largest number of international visitors, bringing the number of international visitors to the country up to over 8million since the beginning of the year to date.  

According to the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Vietnam has still kept its position of the world’s 6th highest tourism growth rate between 2016 and 2017.

Foreign tourist numbers rise again ảnh 1 Foreign tourists are waiting in line to taste "the best banhmi in the world -Phuong bread" in Hoian
 
Foreign tourist numbers rise again ảnh 2 Ngoc Hoang Pagoda at Mai Thi Luu Street, district attracts many foreign visitors

N.THANH-Translated by K.Lien

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