The number of tourist's arrivals at Thoi Son island and Phung island increases over 4% compared with 2017
According to the Management Board of My Tho Tourist Boat Station, in the first 6 months of 2018, they have welcomed over 398 thousand tourist's arrivals, going up about 4% over the same period last year. In particular, there are over 305 thousand foreign tourist's arrivals, mainly from Australia, Japan, Korea, Chinese Taipei, etc. and 93 thousand arrivals of domestic tourists. Tourists have visited ecotourism sites in Thoi Son Island and Phung Island.
Recently, tourist routes and tours in the province have been invested, improved and included various forms of ecotourism characterized by river landscapes and orchards and services, creating more advantages to attract tourists. It is expected that the number of tourist's arrivals in the province will continue to increase, especially during the holidays at the end of this year. In order to maintain the current growth momentum, in the coming time, provincial tourism sector needs to continue to invest in improving the quality of services, landscapes and infrastructure, mainly developing local ecotourism characterized by river landscapes to impress visitors to Tien Giang province.