122,000 Visitors Flock To Hanoi During Lunar New Year Festival

The capital city of Hanoi welcomed over 122,000 tourist arrivals during the first seven days of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival which lasts from February 10-16 , according to the municipal Department of Tourism.


The most popular tourist destinations during the holiday season included the Temple of Literature, Hanoi Zoo, Thang Long Imperial Citadel, Ba Vi National Park, and Bao Son Paradise Park.

Amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, strict adherence to disease prevention instructions and regulations was observed to ensure the safety of tourists.

Visitors were required to wear face masks, maintain a safe distance, and undergo temperature checks and handwashing before engaging in tourism, cultural, and sports activities in public places, as well as visiting museums, historical sites, landscapes, and festivals.

To promote local tourism, many lodging facilities offered discounted prices along with attractive packages and menus.