Quang Ninh resumes inner-provincial tourism
It has been more than 30 days since the last Covid-19 case was recorded in Quang Ninh. As a result, the People’s Committee of Quang Ninh decided to reopen tourist attractions, religious and other service establishments and welcome local tourists from 12h on June 8, 2021. Previously, tourism in Quang Ninh was completely locked down since 12h on May 6, including Halong Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay – the vital attractions in the province.
Floating fishing village in Halong Bay, Vietnam
According to the official notice, restaurants, cafés, cultural and sports activities, fitness centers, yoga, billiard, and golf courses are allowed to reoperate. However, some other unnecessary facilities continue to close such as bars, pubs, massage, karaoke, dance club, or game centers.
Besides, Quang Ninh People's Committee also requires all reopened service and tourism establishments to strictly implement Covid-19 prevention measures and subordinators to take responsibilities in managing and supervising the conduction of these establishments.
The province is also planning to promote safe tourism packages including SARS-CoV-2 testing service to facilitate health checks for tourists as well as ensure the safety of service providers, contributing to the recovery of Quang Ninh tourism and economy in general.
On 4th September, 297 Vietnamese citizens with Covid-19 vaccine passports were repatriated from Japan on the trial flight of Vietnam Airlines to Van Don International Airport with the seven-day quarantine policy.
From July 14 to 20, Quang Ninh province proceeds the 5th stage of the Covid-19 vaccination plan for the tourism workforce.
With ethnic minorities occupying up to 96% of the population, the mountainous district Binh Lieu of Quang Ninh Province decided to promote cultural value preservation and develop community-based tourism in order to boost the local economy and society.