In respond to bad effects caused by recent tensions, the Ministry
of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Vietnam National Administration of Tourism
have sent urgent dispatchs to provincial departments of Culture, Sports, and
Tourism, the Vietnam Tourism Association, travel agencies, and hotels to ensure
security, safety, and service quality for int’l tourists.
Accordingly, most of provinces and cities have deployed plans to timely support
and meet tourists’ demands, typically Hai Phong, Da Nang, Khanh Hoa, Binh Thuan…
Specifically, to ensure safety and security for tourists in summer 2014, the Hai
Phong Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism has set up an interdisciplinary
inspection team to check tourist transportation and rescue activities at
beaches, ensuring environmental hygiene. Recently, the city has successfully
held the 3rd Flamboyant Flower Festival, opened tourist sites in Cat Ba and Do
Son… contributing to city’s potentials and image promotion and attracting more
and more tourists to Hai Phong. During the summer holidays, the city also
further strengthens propaganda and promote the image of tourism Hai Phong to
become an attractive, friendly, civilized and safe destination for tourists.
In Da Nang city, the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism has asked
relative units, tourism association, hotels, tour-guide club and travel agencies
to enhance management activities aiming to guarantee security and safety for
Khanh Hoa province established a hotline and opened 2 tourist support booths at
Cam Ranh airport and Nha Trang city centre for tourists to the city.