Viet Nam News
HCM CITY – Vietjet is giving away 10,000 promotional tickets, with prices starting from zero đồng, in a move to celebrate the launch of its Hà Nội – Osaka route and the most beautiful festive season of the year.
The discounted airfares, which are available between now and Friday at www.vietjetair.com, applies for all Vietjet international routes to Japan.
Accordingly, the flight period on the Hà Nội – Osaka route is from November 8, 2018 to March 30, 2019; HCM City – Osaka route is from December 14, 2018 to March 30, 2019 and Hà Nội – Tokyo is from January 11 to March 30, 2019.
Japan attracts tourists with its exciting festive atmosphere, sales promotions at the end of the year and it is the right time for visitors to understand Japanese people, culture and cuisine, with unique experiences in celebrating the first moments of the New Year, Vietjet said in a statement.
Việt Nam leads Southeast Asian countries in the number of tourists visiting Japan over the last decade with a growth rate of 868.1 per cent, according to the Nikkei website.
The country was followed by Thailand and Indonesia, with the respective growth rates of 489.3 per cent and 448.7 per cent.
Last year, about 28.6 million foreign holiday-makers visited Japan, up 19.3 per cent year on year.
The most attractive destinations for foreign visitors are tourism sites in Tokyo, Osaka, Hokkaido and Kyoto.
The Japanese government aims to increase the number of annual tourist arrivals to 40 million by 2020, when Tokyo will host the Summer Olympics.- VNS