Expanding links with airlines bringing tourists to Phu Quoc22/04/2022
TTO – This is one of the solutions proposed by Phu Quoc City at the preliminary conference of the Provincial Party Committee on tourism development of Kien Giang province to 2020 and orientation to 2030, on April 19.
Mr. Doan Van Tien – Vice Chairman of Phu Quoc City People’s Committee – said that Phu Quoc currently has 326 investment projects with a total area of more than 10,945 hectares, with a total registered investment capital of more than VND 354,700 billion. In which, there are many tourism projects of large corporations such as Vingroup, Sungroup, BIMgroup, CEOgroup…
After a period of “freezing” due to the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic and efforts to restore tourism, in the first three months of 2022, Phu Quoc welcomed more than 474,000 visitors (an increase of 67.47% over the same period in 2021), of which 17,631 international arrivals.
Mr. Tien said that in the coming time, Phu Quoc city will expand links with airlines that have routes connecting Phu Quoc with other countries to form tours and tourist routes to attract tourists to the pearl island for fun. Resort.
At the same time, combine with organizing tourism promotion activities, promoting and introducing socio-economic potentials and typical culture of Phu Quoc (festival, cuisine, homestay model) through communication channels, digital technology to attract tourists to visit and experience.
Mr. Mai Van Huynh – Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Kien Giang Provincial Party Committee – suggested that Phu Quoc need to review development goals and targets for appropriate and effective solutions. Note that Phu Quoc needs to effectively implement the tourism development planning towards sustainable development, becoming an ideal destination for domestic and foreign tourists.