The Golden Bridge in Da Nang

The event is also expected to help Vietnamese and Russian travel companies seek cooperative opportunities and speed up tourist exchange between the two countries.

As planned, the program will be attended by more than 300 travel companies of the two countries with meetings, traditional art performances, exchange party and lucky draw.

Russia is one of the big and key markets of Vietnam’s tourism. It takes the lead among European markets sending tourists to Vietnam.

In 2018, more than 600,000 Russian tourists visited Vietnam, a year-on-year rise of 5.7%. In the first four months of the year, the country greeted over 273,000 travelers from the market, a year-on-year rise of 4.5%./.

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