Đà Lạt enjoys growth in tourist arrivals during Tết holiday

February 13, 2024

ĐÀ LẠT — The resort city of Đà Lạt welcomed about 153,000 tourist arrivals from February 8 to 12, the first five days of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, rising 22.4% year on year, reported the municipal People’s Committee. About 10,800 of the arrivals in the city, located in the Central Highlands province of Lâm Đồng, were international visitors while 142,200 others were Vietnamese, respectively increasing 8 per cent and 20.16 per cent, statistics show. Visitors to Đà Lạt are likely to continue rising in the coming days as the Tết holiday will last through February 14, the fifth day of the Year of the Dragon, the People’s Committee said. Located on Lam Vien Plateau at an altitude of 1,500m above the sea level, Đà Lạt, a popular tourist attraction, spans 394sq.km and has a population of about 260,000 from many ethnic groups. Đà Lạt, also linked with many famous musicians and singers of Việt Nam, is working to become a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network in the field of music.

The source of this news is from Vietnam News