The 2015 Nha Trang Sea Festival with the theme “Peace and Creation” was opened at April 2nd Square in Nha Trang city of the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa.
|Nha Trang city. (Photo: SGGP)|
State President Truong Tan Sang, Vice Chairwoman of National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, relevant ministries, departments and crowded travelers at home and aboard attended in the opening ceremony.
The event is scheduled to take place on July 11- 14 featuring over 50 cultural, arts, sports and tourism activities with aim at reflecting and praise traditional and modern culture and preserving and promoting the regional and national cultural sea values.
Minister of Culture and Sport and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh said that the annual 2015 Nha Trang Sea Festival is considered as favorable chance to promote tourism popularization of Nha Trang-Khanh Hoa to the world, and express love for Vietnam’s sea island.
Within the framework of the 2015 Nha Trang Sea Festival, the organization board will organize many activities forward the country’s sea island such as map and documentary exhibition “Spratly Islands belong to Vietnam - Historical and legal evidence”, nest bird festival, wine festival, XQ Nha Trang festival, conferences and seminars on Vietnamese sea-island culture, folk games, art kite flying; the women’s international beach volleyball championship and others.