According to a report of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, of the total, foreign visitors rose by almost 80%. The province’s tourism sector earned VND22 billion in revenues. On January 4, the Ocean Princess cruise liner from Hong Kong including 750 tourists aboard arrived in Nha Trang Port, marking the start of high-class international seaway tourism in Khanh Hoa Province this year.
Last year, Khanh Hoa Province welcomed 15 cruise ships with 16,000 foreign tourists.
According to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, 2010 is the year that Khanh Hoa Province attracted the greatest number of foreign tourists, which reached 390,000, up 30% over 2009.