The domestic tourist market is seeing a lot of positives after the pandemic as it registered a sudden surge in bookings and airfare for the Hung Kings anniversary holiday and the holiday from April 30 to May 1.
Active scheduling for customers, 24/7 hotline support is how travel agents are implementing, with the expectation that the upcoming tourist season will explode twice as much as the same period.
One company said they have received deposits for tours and vacations in a row in recent days as a series of long vacations are on the way, such as the Hung Kings anniversary, April 30 and May 1. for small groups and families, an increase of 30% over the same period.
“Customers booking tours are concentrated in large resorts, in the coastal areas of Hai Phong, Cat Ba, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Phu Quoc. The nature of this tour is a family resort tour, book in a combination of a hotel room or hotel and plane ticket,” said Mr. Nguyen Cong Hoan – General Manager of Flamingo Redtours.
According to the share of travel agencies, the travel price is higher this year than in previous years due to higher airfares, and the demand for tourism also peaked. Travel agents are also making efforts to support customers in the context that places still have specific requirements to ensure safety from the epidemic.
Travel agents also said places have actively informed about anti-epidemic regulations so that tourists can have proactive plans. However, they also recommend that if there are any health-related issues, customers should be notified of schedule changes early to avoid risks to customers and agents.