Vietnam promotes tourism in Russia

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism will organize a program to promote Vietnam as a tourism destination in Moscow and St.Petersburg in Russia from June 24 to July 1.

Russian tourists visit Mui Ne in Binh Thuan Province (Photo:SGGP)

It will introduce new destinations and products and incentives for investors.

Vietnamese travel firms will have the opportunity at the events to meet and tie up with their Russian counterparts.

Russia is becoming one of the top markets for Viet Nam, with 298,126 Russians visiting the country in 2013, a year-on-year increase of 71 percent.

Vietnam has welcomed 155,092 Russian tourists in the first four months of this year, a 37.4 percent increase.

By Mai An – Translated by Kim Khanh

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