NHA TRANG (VNS) — Nha Trang and Hue in central Viet Nam ranked eighth and 10th, respectively, on renowned travel website TripAdvisor's list of Asian destinations on the rise.
It also praised Nha Trang in the southern central province of Khanh Hoa for its beautiful sandy beaches, amusement parks, mud baths, and the historic Po Ngar temple complex as well as a variety of hotels and restaurants.
There are endless must-see historic sites in Hue's imperial city, especially the UNESCO World Heritage designated sites, the website said.
According to the Nha Trang Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the city expected to receive 4.15 million visitors in 2015, including 974,000 foreigners. It set a target of greeting 4.5 million vacationers this year.
So far this year, Hue has welcomed over two million tourists, including more than 1 million foreigners, up 13 per cent from a year ago. — VNS