4, 300 int’l tourists arrive in HCMC

The Royal Caribbean International's newest cruise ship, Ovation of the Seas carrying 4, 300 international passengers from the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada and Singapore docked at Phu My Port in Ba Ria- Vung Tau province on June 14, starting their tour from Vung Tau and Ho Chi Minh City.

The Ovation of the Seas in collaboration with Saigontourist for the first time brought international tourists to Vietnam.

The Ovation of the Seas is the newest cruise super-ship with its capacity of 168, 666 tons and 4, 900 passengers.

Earlier, Quantum of the Seas arrived in Vietnam on June 15, 2015.

During the tournament, Royal Caribbean International Group will work with leaders of provinces having the largest sea ports of Vietnam, aiming to strengthen investment and development of infrastructure to be able to receive the big international tourist ships to Vietnam in the near future.

In past two years, the new ships of Royal Carribean International bringing hundreds thousand of international arrivals visited famous tourist sites in HCMC, Vung Tau, Hue and Da Nang.

By Minh Thuan- Translated by Huyen Huong

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