Cities and provinces nationwide welcome first arrivals of 2014

My Khanh Tourist Village in the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho received more than 4,000 visitors in the first day of 2014.

Locals and foreign visitors enjoy New Year 2014 in Hoi An.

The ecotourism area offered special traditional products to tourists such as enjoying the rural lifestyle of local people; tasting of southern dishes and fruits..ect.

Boat service at Ninh Kieu pier also launched river tour visiting Can Tho Bridge, ecological fruit gardens, Phong Dien and Cai Rang floating markets at prices of VND280,000- 400,000.

Tourists flocked to Phu Quoc Island. "80-90 percent of rooms were booked before 1-2 months ago", said tourism agencies.

The Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism of Thua Thien-Hue Province welcomed and presented luck gifts to the first 200 arrivals on January 1. They all started from Ha Noi.

The ancient capital of Hue welcomed thousands of domestic and foreign visitors in the first day of New Year 2014.

253 passengers on the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines’ flight VN9303 from Narita in Japan to Da Nang were the first comers in the central coastal city on January 1.

Vice Director of Da Nang’s Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism, Tran Chi Cuong offered welcome-flowers to first arrivals of New Year 2014.

By staff writers – Translated by Kim Khanh

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