|International tourists paddle kayak to discover Luon cave in Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh. The province has welcomed 5.75 million tourists in the first eight months of the year. — Photo baoquangninh.com.vn
QUANG NINH (VNS) — The northern province of Quang Ninh welcomed 5.75 million tourists in the first eight months of this year, according to the provincial department of culture, sports and tourism.
Of those, international tourists reached 1.58 million, while the remainder were domestic visitors.
The total revenue from tourism was valued at US$165 million, up 3 per cent compared to the same period last year.
In the last months of the year, the province will increase tourism promotions and expand the provincial tourism sector's development. — VNS