With the participation of more than 100 businesses and the companionship of 9 localities, Hanoi capital will organize the 2022 Tourism Festival from May 13-15 to stimulate tourism this year and welcome the 31st SEA Games.
Nguyen Anh Duong, Director of the Hanoi Center for Investment, Trade and Tourism Promotion, said that to attract domestic and foreign tourists to Hanoi, especially on the occasion of the 31st SEA Games event taking place at the end of May, the city will organize the Hanoi Tourism Festival in 2022 with the theme “Hanoi – Come to love”.
The event took place from May 13-15 at the Ly Thai To flower garden and Dinh Tien Hoang street, with the participation of nearly 100 businesses and tourism in 9 provinces and cities across the country, including Yen Bai and An Giang, Khanh Hoa, Quang Nam, Thua Thien – Hue, Quang Binh, Ha Giang, Lai Chau, Phu Tho.
A special feature of the 2022 tourism festival is the application of 4.0 technology in tourism destination promotion, including an LED interactive wall. This is a large screen system, guests just need to touch to know information about famous attractions of Hanoi, such as Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, Temple of Literature – Quoc Tu Giam, Hoa Lo Prison Relic, Old Quarter,…
In addition, there is an online space with 2D and 3D exhibition websites introducing and providing tourism products of businesses on digital platforms. As a result, it will help to expand the customer base, not only visitors who directly attend the festival have the opportunity to access and buy tourism products and services, but also tourists across the country can access and purchase tourism products through online exhibitions.
Direct visitors will be able to visit 150 stalls at Ly Thai To flower garden and Dinh Tien Hoang street. At the same time, you have the opportunity to own promotional products with discounts and promotions at the most attractive prices. Some unique tours of the capital such as the night tour Decoding Thang Long Imperial Citadel, Bat Trang tour… are also introduced and discounted on this occasion.
A space to introduce Hanoi’s craft villages – cuisine is arranged in the area of the Bat Giac house. It is a place to display traditional village products such as fine lacquer, Thuy Ung fine art horn, traditional hand embroidery; Hanoi’s typical dishes such as Thanh Tri rolls, Phung spring rolls, Son Tay rice cakes, coal rice cakes, and West Lake lotus tea…
The Hanoi Tourism Festival in 2022 is expected to attract 30,000-50,000 visitors.
According to Mr. Nguyen Anh Duong, the event held during the 31st SEA Games is an opportunity for Hanoi to promote and introduce the destination to tourists from other countries. In addition to inviting embassies of other countries to attend the opening ceremony, the Department of Tourism and the Investment, Trade and Tourism Promotion Center will organize distribution of leaflets, introduction of publications, and distribution of clips at the events of the SEA Games.
At this time, 14 international standard hotels with more than 3,000 rooms have been selected by the Hanoi Department of Tourism to welcome international delegations, athletes and reporters, are busy preparing the best conditions to welcome international travelers.