Held in three days from September 7th to September 9th, 2023, the travel expo attracts over 300 businesses and 150 high-level buyers from more than 50 countries and territories on over the world. In addition, over 25.000 visitors gather at the expo avenue.
Under the theme “Growing Forward Together”, this year travel expo brings online events such as 2D store, 3D expo, online appointment between international buyers and sellers in addition to on-site programs.
This year, “Five localities one destination” booth introduces potentials, tourism programs/products of the five provinces/cities (Thua Thien Hue, Da Nang, Quang Nam, Quang Binh and Quang Tri) in general and Thua Thien Hue province in particular. Information regarding to events to be held in late 2023 and 2024 as well as tourism promotion programs are also introduced to visitors and businesses across the country and in the world via exhibition and products directly sold at the travel expo.
Besides, quiz games were held to introduce featured tourism destinations to visitors. The leaders of Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism, Vietnam National Tourism Administration; Tourism Department; Culture, Sport and Tourism Departments of localities visited and highly appreciated the linkage between the five localities.
On this occasion, a delegation led by Mr. Nguyen Van Phuc, the Director of Thua Thien Hue Department of Tourism discussed with travel agents in Ho Chi Minh city about opening new air routes to Hue city. In addition, pieces of information regarding to new policies, services and programs were provided while obstacles were tackled so that businesses would bring more visitors to Hue in the coming time.
Within the framework of the travel expo, many other activities were organized. On September 7th morning, Vice Permanent Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh and Director Nguyen Van Phuc attended the high-level forum entitled “digital transformation in tourism development”.
Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha attends and speaks at the travel expo
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