Delegates at the agreement signing ceremony (Photo: vietnamtourism.gov.vn)

At the event, experts suggested solutions to attracting tourists to the Mekong Delta and Can Tho in particular such as combing air tickets, tours and hotels; diversifying tourism products; and improving the quality of services.

Vietnam Airlines is joining hands with the region to develop tourism and economy via air routes connecting the delta with northern, central, Central Highland provinces and southern island districts.

Deputy General Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism Ha Van Sieu said the launching of new air routes in key localities aims to set up a service supply chain that benefits both visitors and travel businesses.

Vietnam Airlines took this occasion to announce new domestic routes linking Can Tho with Hai Phong, Vinh (Nghe An), Buon Ma Thuot (Dak Lak), and Da Lat (Lam Dong).

During the seminar, Can Tho city also signed a cooperation agreement with Vietnam Airlines to promote tourism in the post- COVID-19 period./.