In September, 2016, tourism sector has kept its strong growth and
met increasing demand of visitors.
Local tourism authorities have well implemented regular inspection work to
ensure that all accommodations and travel agencies have consciously abided by
regulations on tourism business activities. Work relating to security and rescue
in supports of tourists staying at coastal resorts has been well performed and
intensified during peak holidays and festivals. Tourist accommodations have also
paid attention to ensuring clean environment and food safety. Prices of travel
services and commodities have remained stable in weekends and festive days.
In the first nine months of the year, Binh Thuan welcomed an estimate of
3,230,381 tourist arrivals, making up 73.2 percent of the whole year’s plan and
raising by 6.6 percent compared with the same period last year. The total number
of days staying of tourists reached 4,816.753 days, a year-on-year increase of
8.1 percent. In particular, there were 372,441 international tourist arrivals
coming to Binh Thuan from January to September, an increase of 13.1 percent in
comparison with the corresponding period of 2015. Nine-month revenue posted a
19.4 percent increase with an estimate of 6.428 trillion, fulfiling 71.4 percent
of the year’s targets..
Source: Binh Thuan Online