Ha Noi district launches interactive tourism website

31/05/2018

VGP - Hoan Kiem district has launched its tourism website at different addresses of http://hoankiem360.vn , http://hoankiem360.com , http://hoankiem360.com.vn and http://hoankiem.net.vn , aiming to promote its tourism potential and attract more tourists to the locality.

Addressing the launching ceremony, Chairman of the Hoan Kiem district People’s Committee Duong Duc Tuan said that the building of the website is hoped to facilitate the district’s tourism with a close connection with the national  tourism, aiming to build a smart urban and tourism management model.

Major features of the website include finding tourist destinations, services and trade centres of Hoan Kiem district. Information is shown in the form of Google Map or lists.
Visitors can explore famous places of the district through 360-degree panoramic images, and book hotel rooms and tours as well as buying goods online.

The mobile application, compatible for smart phones using iOs, Android, Windows Phone and Web Brower platforms, allows interacts and like-real experience of landscapes, historical relic sites, tourist destinations and other tourism and trade services.

At the ceremony, the district also introduced the upgrade of the district’s portal, along with websites of wards and schools basing in the district.

Hoan Kiem district is home to many tangible and intangible cultural heritage sites with close relations with the history of Thang Long-Ha Noi. Major tourism attractions of the district include Hoan Kiem Lake, the Old Quarter, night market, and food and pedestrian streets.

Ha Noi has invested in building 20 four- and five-star hotels to meet the increasing demand for accommodation.

The department will also support businesses in tourism promotion both inside and outside the country, while inviting travel agencies to participate in domestic and international tourism events.

The city spent US$2 million promoting its image in the American Cable News Network (CNN). It also developed a system of shopping and food services for customers and updated the list of shopping, trade centers and supermarkets on in the internet.

The capital city of Ha Noi is striving to welcome 5.5 million foreigners among over 25.4 million tourists in 2018, confirming itself as an attractive destination in the region and the world.