TIEN GIANG — The southern Tien Giang Province welcomed around 140,000-150,000 tourist arrivals which were mainly international visitors for tours during the Tet Holiday, said Nguyen Ngoc Minh, director of the province's Culture, Sport and Tourism Department.
Thoi Son island and other islands in the Tien River have been the most attractive destinations in the tours. The province has explored new tours in Cai Be, Cai Lay, Tan Thanh and Den Do areas in Go Cong District.
Minh said the province aimed to receive more than 1.14 million tourists this year, which would be a 9 per cent increase over last year. — VNS