In an effort to promote Vietnam tourism in England, General Tourism Office, accompanying with national flag Vietnam Airlines, is planning to attend the World Travel Market (WTM) 2012 held at Excel – London Center (London, England) from 5 to 8 November 2012.
Kiosk for Vietnam in this event is estimated to be situated in an area of about 118m2, at which various images of famous attractions as well as genres of tourism in Vietnam including adventure trips, cultural and societal trips or sea trips are exhibited.
In addition, some Vietnam travel agents are expected to appear with major purposes to expose their tourism products, as well as to seek for potential global partners.
World Travel Market is one of the largest international events of tourism which is annually organized in England with participation of almost all nations and territories all over the world. In 2011, the market attracts more than 7,600 kiosks from 200 nations, with 30 kiosks from Vietnam.
England is considered one of the most important markets of Vietnam tourism industry in Europe, and also the country at 2nd position in the list of nations in North Europe that has highest number of travelers coming to Vietnam. In 2010, the quantity of English travelers visiting Vietnam was about 139,152 people, which is equivalent to 2.8% of total international travelers coming to Vietnam that year.