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Da Nang to launch various tourist events in 2012

posted Feb 26, 2012, 9:10 PM by Dong Travel Ticketing   [ updated Feb 26, 2012, 9:10 PM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh ]

The Da Nang Tourism Promotion Centre held a programme titled “Da Nang Colour” to promote Da Nang tourism on February 24th in Ho Chi Minh City.

According to the organisers, there will be 34 major cultural, sporting and tourist events to be held in Da Nang during 2012.

Apart from the International Fireworks Contest in April, Da Nang will hold a number of impressive programme, such as the Da Nang International Paramotor 
Competition 2012, the International Cruising and Sailing Festival, International Jet-Skiing Championship and the Vietnam Open Paragliding Championship, to attract domestic and international tourists to the City this year.

Local officials also announced that the new international airport in the City will be operational and that a number of direct air routes between the City and South Korea, Malaysia, Russia, Japan and Laos will continue to operate, which will facilitate travellers to the City.

According to estimates, Da Nang will welcome some 4million visitors, including 1 million international ones in 2012.

Source: TT