VINH PHUC (VNS) — The northern province of Vinh Phuc is striving to offer more services to domestic and foreign tourists, who are expected to arrive in droves during the forthcoming peak season.
The province has upgraded its facilities at tourist destinations to attract more tourists to see its striking landscapes and enjoy its rich cultural traditions. Street vendors and beggars who hassle the tourists have been banned from the area.
Endowed with natural resources and a moderate climate all year round, the province's mountainous town of Tam Dao has welcomed nearly 70,000 tourists since early this year. The province's resort offers over 1,400 rooms at reasonable rates.
So far this year, Vinh Phuc has recorded over 1.2 million tourists, with more than 10,300 arriving from overseas, fetching more than VND499 billion (US$23.7 million). — VNS