According to the report, international visitors to Vietnam reached nearly 511 thousand arrivals in the second quarter, 12.7 times more than the same period last year as Vietnam opened up tourism and reestablished international flight routes.
In the second quarter of 2022, the number of tourists from Asia was the highest with more than 333 thousand arrivals, an increase of 9.5 times compared to the same period last year. The following is the number of tourists from Europe with nearly 80,000 visitors.
In terms of each country and territory, the The place with the most visitors to Vietnam is South Korea with more than 93,000 people, an increase of 1.3 times compared to the first quarter of 2022 and 12.5 times over the same period last year.
The country with the second most visitors to Vietnam is the US with nearly 58,000 arrivals. Compared to the first quarter of 2022, the number of visitors from the US has increased 12 times and 75 times over the same period last year. Cambodia and China are also two countries with a high number of tourists to Vietnam with about 33,000 visitors.
Other countries and territories in the top 10 with the most visitors to Vietnam in the second quarter of 2022 include: Australia, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand and Taiwan (China).
Overall, Vietnam’s international visitors reached more than 602 thousand arrivals in the first 6 months of 2022, 6.8 times more than in the same period last year, but still down 92.9% compared to the same period in 2021, a year that hasn’t happened yet. Covid19 pandemic.
South Korea is the country with the highest number of tourists to Vietnam in the first 6 months of 2022 with almost 108 arrivals, almost 6 times more than in the same period in 2021.
The US is the country with the second highest number of tourists to Vietnam in the first 6 months of the year with more than 68,000 arrivals. China, Cambodia, Singapore, Australia, Japan, Taiwan (China), Malaysia and Thailand are all countries and areas with a high number of tourists to Vietnam in the first 6 months of 2022.
During the seminar “Impressive Vietnam: Opportunities and Challenges in Summer 2022”, Mr. Nguyen Trung Khanh, General Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, confirmed that the above positive results are due to the communication, promotion and advertising campaign. The promotion and promotion of domestic and foreign tourism is promoted with the message “Live fully in Vietnam – live fully in Vietnam” in the international market.
Khanh also said that the National Administration of Tourism always accompanies local and tourism companies and works closely with the authorities to prepare the best and most favorable conditions for summer tourism in 2022. to early recovery and development of the tourism industry.