Around 100,000 budget air tickets are expected to be sold at Vietnam International Travel Mart 2020 scheduled to take place in Hanoi early April.
The information was given at the press conference about the event on January 9.
The fair will be organised at the Friendship Cultural Palace in Hanoi on April 1-4, including a wide range of activities.
Besides tourism promotion activities, the event will host an international forum which highlights the role of cultural heritage in tourism development with the participation of roughly 500 along with a tourism promotion forum to destinations in Northeast Asia.
The event will also honour outstanding individuals and businesses for their efforts in 2019. Many exchange activities for localities and tourism firms will be held.
According to Vu The Binh, the Standing Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Tourism Association, around 505 booths from different localities nationwide and Australia, the US, South Korea, North Korea, China and 12 others are set to be held at the travel mart.
Vietnam International Travel Mart 2019 attracted 65,000 visitors. A large number of domestic and international package tours were sold at the fair worth VND322.3 billion (USD13.9 million) in total.