Hanoi greets over 2 million tourists in March

Tuesday, 28/03/2023 15:30
Hanoi welcomed 5.88 million tourist arrivals in the first quarter of 2023, in which international tourists numbered 978,700, according to the City Department of Tourism.
Photo for illustration. (Source: hanoimoi.com.vn)

Total revenue from tourism activities is estimated at more than 21 trillion VND, equivalent to 79.9% of the same period of 2019.

Particularly in March 2023, the capital received more than 2 million visitors, up 13% from the previous month and up 38.3% over the same period last year.

International tourist arrivals to Hanoi this month reached more than 397,000, up 40% from the previous month. Total revenue from tourists is estimated at 7.9 trillion VND.

Currently, Hanoi has 3,756 tourist accommodation establishments with 70,218 rooms, of which 602 hotels have been rated from 1-5 stars with 25,432 rooms.

In March 2023, the average occupancy rate of 1-5 star hotels is estimated at 56.4%.

These are positive signals for the recovery and development of the capital’s tourism in 2023.

In March, a tourism program to welcome 2023 - Get on Hanoi also attracted the attention of a large number of people in the capital and international tourists at the Ho Guom walking streets.

This year, Hanoi aims to welcome and serve over 22 million tourists, including over 3 million international tourists, and earn total revenue from tourism activities of over VND 77 trillion./.