Hanoi has set itself a target to greet 35-39 million tourists by 2025, including 8-9 million foreigners, earning about 151 trillion VND (6.53 billion USD), under the city’s recently-launched tourism development strategy with a view to 2030.
Hanoi ranks 15th in the list of 25 most popular destinations of the 2020 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards.
Hanoi authorities are planning various activities to celebrate the 1010thanniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi (1010-2010), focusing on educating the youth on the tradition of national construction and defence and honouring the historical and revolution values.
The Hanoi’s Association of Photographic Artists has launched a photo contest entitled ‘Hanoi – Trust and Hope’ to celebrate the 1010th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi’.
Hanoi welcomed nearly 1.2 million visitors in July, a surge of 51.2 percent over that in June, including 16,600 foreigners, reported the city’s Tourism Department.
Hanoi is introduced as a “feast for the senses” from its picturesque temples and pagodas to vibrant markets.
The first-ever auto racing could take place in Vietnam in the coming months after a long delay due to Covid-19.
The city should promote the role of coordinator to help businesses access information and development policies.
A gold-plated hotel, the first of its kind in the world, has been recently inaugurated in Hanoi with the aim of bringing visitors back to Vietnam where the tourism sector is slowly reopening after the COVID-19 is put under control.