A total of 65 programmes and events will be held throughout the
National Tourism Year 2016 titled “Exploring the southern land”, the organising
board said a news conference in Hanoi on November 16.
National Tourism Year 2016 focuses on southern region, Vietnam guide, Vietnam
airlines, Vietnam tour, tour Vietnam, Hanoi, ho chi minh city, Saigon,
travelling to Vietnam, Vietnam travelling, Vietnam travel,
The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang will host the year, with the cooperation
of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, 13 provinces in the Mekong Delta
region and six linked provinces and cities.
According to the Kien Giang People’s Committee, the main tourism products
planned for the tourism year includes eco-tourism and sea-island packages; tours
to craft villages; tours to festivals and religion sites; MICE tours and tours
connecting Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam.
The organising committee has also chosen the logo of the National Tourism Year
2016 Phu Quoc - Mekong Delta, with a bright sun in the middle representing Phu
Quoc Island and 13 rays of light symbolizing 13 Mekong Delta localities.
A forum on making shared efforts to develop tours connecting Mekong Delta
tourism and Hanoi and Northern localities was organised after the news
The forum is part of the Mekong Delta Culture and Tourism Week 2015, which is
taking place at the Vietnam Centre for Culture and Art Exhibition.