Capital welcomes over 270,000 visitors on National Day

03/09/2019

VGP – The Capital City of Ha Noi handled over 270,000 visitors, representing a year-on-year growth of 8.6% during three-day holidays on the occasion of the National Day (from August 31 to September 2). 

 
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The number of foreign tourists reached over 37,000, representing a year-on-year growth of 3.2%. Meanwhile, over 233,000 domestic guests arrived in Ha Noi, up 9.5% against the same period last year. 

Total tourism revenue hit VND 328 billion, up 22% against the same period last year. 

Earlier, the Department of Tourism asked travel agents to ensure safety for visitors. 

On the holidays, a team of the Department came to inspect some tourism destinations including the Temple of Literature, the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, the Viet Nam History Museum, Ngoc Son Temple, Thang Long water puppet theatre./.   

By Kim Anh