The five-star cruise ship Delphin Voyager docked at Saigon Port on February 4 with 500 German tourists and crew.
|German visitors from the Delphin Voyager tour HCM City on Feb. 4 (Photo: Tuoi Tre)|
During their week-long stay, the visitors will be divided into groups to explore cultures and lifestyles in HCM City and several Mekong Delta provinces. A group of 210 will tour Tien Giang Province while another group of 80 will travel to Binh Quoi tourist village to see a traditional Vietnamese wedding.
The vessel is scheduled to travel to the northern province of Quang Ninh where they will visit the UNESCO-recognized heritage site, Ha Long Bay, and Hanoi.
According to the General Statistics Office, 370,000 international tourists came to Vietnam in January, a fall of 11.9 percent from the same period last year.