The 18th Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Festival 2022 will take place from May 14 to 17, 2022 at Le Van Tam Park (District 1) with the theme "Vibrant experiences", this is also an event associated with Ho Chi Minh City. program message "Ho Chi Minh City welcomes you - Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City". The information was given by the leaders of the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism at a press conference on the morning of May 5.
Deputy Director of Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism Le Truong Hien Hoa said that the 18th Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Festival in 2022 is an annual event of the city's tourism industry. The festival aims to restore and create a new atmosphere for tourism throughout the country and is also a transformational step to adapt after the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic; improve the quality of tourism services and promote the image of the destination of Ho Chi Minh City in particular and Vietnam in general to tourists; stimulate domestic tourism demand in the summer of 2022, contributing to the recovery of Ho Chi Minh City's tourism industry after the epidemic; creating opportunities for the city's businesses to promote and introduce the city's tourism stimulus program. At the same time, creating conditions for localities and businesses to access and introduce tourism products and services to visitors, especially the Ho Chi Minh City market; contribute to promoting tourism development linkages with regions in the coming time.
The event has the participation of more than 100 units. In which, there are more than 50 provinces and cities; 38 tourism service businesses; 11 restaurants and airlines (Vietnam Airlines, VietJet Air, Vietravel Airlines, Bamboo Airways). The space of the booths will be arranged into 3 areas: Tourism stimulus space for travel businesses, hotels; tourism transport enterprises, domestic and international airlines; standard procurement, medical facilities; districts in the city have typical destinations, resources and tourism products; Space for exhibition and exhibition of tourist destinations and regional specialties of Vietnam; Culinary space.
In addition to the opening and closing ceremonies at the main stage of Le Van Tam Park, the 18th Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Festival in 2022 also has many side activities within the framework of the event such as: National Conference “Regional linkage in training and development of high-quality tourism human resources in Vietnam after the Covid-19 pandemic; Vietnam Tourism Seminar Program - Opportunities and Challenges Summer 2022; Online meeting and exchange program with Travel Bloggers about new tourism products and trends after the Covid-19 pandemic; Preparatory measures to ensure a safe and enjoyable trip… At the event, there will be booths to display and introduce medical products and service packages in the fields of dentistry and oriental medicine. , introducing packages of free consultation and general examination, promotions, gifts or introducing medical examination and treatment vouchers, general medical examination and resort vouchers...
At the Tourism Festival, the final night of the "Graceful Ao Dai 2022" contest will take place; The Roadshow program introduces tourism programs linking Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta. Introducing and promoting the Ho Chi Minh City tourism resource kit with 366 destinations and 6 typical tourism programs of Ho Chi Minh City was announced at Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Week.
Visitors to the fair can enjoy a musical performance on a double-decker bus; art intangible cultural heritage Bai Choi and tuna in Phu Yen; See the play "City of Love" by author Vuong Huyen Co - the work won the Gold Medal of the National Professional Drama Festival in 2022, in order to introduce the type and cultural products of drama to visitors. and the people of the City; attractions in the city implement preferential policies to reduce entrance ticket prices from 5 to 20%; travel programs reduce from 10 to 40% for each tour.
The highlight of the event is the space to stimulate tourism, introduce to visitors a bunch of new, diverse and rich tourism products of the city, such as: the tour program "Viewing the city from above", " Cruise on the Saigon River”; travel programs by means of land, water, air... with preferential prices directly for visitors at the booth...