Part of the Do Son Beach (Photo: VNA)

The festival was kicked off with a musical concert gathering popular singers such as Minh Chuyen, Tung Duong and Trong Tan.

Following the concert was a series of sport events, including the Hai Phong women’s beach volleyball championship and a boat race at sea.

Recently, the Do Son tourism area has attracted a number of large-scale resort and entertainment centre projects, notably the Him Lam resort worth VND5 trillion (USD220 million) and the FLC Do Son complex of eco-villas and tourism services worth VND5.3 trillion (USD233.2 million)./.