On February 22nd, Vice Chairman Tran Van Tan chaired the meeting with the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism on developing tourism in some South districts in the period 2020 - 2025.
For the past years, tourism in the South Quang Nam has developed and achieved remarkable results. In 2018, the South Quang Nam welcomed 500,000 visitors, accounting for 10% of the total arrivals to Quang Nam, up 4 times compared to 2014. Social income from tourism reached VND 995 billion, accounting for 9% of the total tourism social income of the province. Tourism infrastructure has been invested strongly. Tourism has created more jobs, contributed to preserving and promoting the value of cultural heritage, natural resources, promoting the image of people and land in the south Quang Nam.
Quang Nam has invested and upgraded a number of roads connecting tourist sites such as route 129 connecting Hoi An and Tam Ky. , Cua Dai bridge, Dien Bien Phu - Tam Ky. This is a good opportunity to collect investment, promote the development of high-class resorts and entertainment along the coast of Thang Binh, Tam Ky and Nui Thanh.
In the period of 2014- 2018, the South Quang Nam attracted 07 projects with a total investment of VND 82,983 billion such as Vinpearl Nam Hoi An Resort and Tourism Complex, Nam Hoi An Resort, Chu Lai Resorts Tourist Area, Ha Thanh Beach Complex. Some tourist sited attracted more and more visitors each year such as Vietnamese Heroic Mother, Ky Anh Tunnels, Phu Ninh Lake ...
Some districts continue to develop tourism with various resources. Nam Tra My focuses on developing Ngoc Linh Ginseng as a tourism product. Nui Thanh develops Tam Hai island tourism. Tien Phuoc develops Loc Yen village as a tourism destination. PPC recognized Tak Ngo Gingseng forest as a tourist destination. Localities will attract investment and socialization projects for the community to participate in tourism activities.
However, developing tourism in the South Quang Nam still faces some difficulties and problems. The tourism development is not commensurate with the potential and strengths of the region. The transportation infrastructure connecting tourist zones is still limited. Human resources do not meet the requirements. The tourism products are not really attractive and competitive. The tourism promotion is ineffective and lack of resources. Tourism enterprises are mainly small-scale...
The project of developing tourism in the South Quang Nam aims to develop tourism in the south as an important economic sector of the province; to have a relatively synchronous and modern system of tourist technical facilities; to develop tourism products with high quality and brand names; to welcome at least 3.5 million tourists, social income from tourism reaches 7,000 billion VND, contributing 30% of social income from tourism of the province; create 5,000 jobs.
Attendees all agreed with the draft project. It is necessary to add some contents to the Scheme such as the Phan Chau Trinh Souvenir Tour tourist site, creating many night services, which is attractive for tourists to stay.