|Tourist magnet: The central coastal city of Nha Trang, Khánh Hòa Province. — Photo sngv.khanhhoa.gov.vn|Viet Nam News
The south-central province of Khánh Hoà received 1.6 million foreign tourists in the first five months of the year, an increase of 14.3 per cent year-on-year.
Foreign visitors numbered 446,200. Most tourists came from China and Russia, and stayed for an average of four days.
Revenue from tourism topped VNĐ2.7 trillion, a 21.1 per cent rise.