Over 2 million tourists vacation in Khanh Hoa in seven months
Update: Aug 08, 2014
More than 2 million tourists chose the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa as the destination for their holidays in the first seven months of 2014, said the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Nearly 469,000 of the amount were foreigners, soaring by some 33 percent from a year before.

Meanwhile, local interesting places welcomed over 6.4 million arrivals over the period.

In July alone, lodging establishments in Khanh Hoa catered for 388,000 vacationers, including 57,800 foreigners while tourist destinations greeted around 1.3 million visitors.

The province raked in 651 billion VND (31 million USD) in tourism revenues in the month with 456 billion VND (21.7 million USD) from lodging services.

In 2014, the province is set to welcome 3.4 million tourists, including 840,000 foreign visitors, and earn 5 trillion VND (238.1 million USD) from this sector.

Khanh Hoa is well-known for its beautiful beaches, and restaurants, hotels, relic sites, and entertainment centres.

Some spots such as Ponagar Tower, Nha Trang Institute of Oceanography, Doctor Alexandre Yersin’s Grave and the Vinpearl Amusement Park, Waterland Thach Lam Stream Amusement Park, Khanh Hoa bird’s nest restaurant and the Hai Thai ancient houses are known for high quality and safe services for visitors.