Record series of activities
Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2023 will take place from June 3 to 6, with the theme “Khanh Hoa – Aspiration for development”. The event is held every 2 years, this is the 10th Sea Festival organized by Khanh Hoa province.
Mr. Nguyen Van Thien – Director of the Department of Culture and Sports of Khanh Hoa province, said, Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2023 will take place more than 70 activities, cultural events – art, sports, tourism, and food. events, seminars, exhibitions, etc. increased more than 10 activities compared to the original plan. Activities are held mainly in Nha Trang City and some localities in the province.
Nha Trang Sea Festival – Khanh Hoa 2023 – for the first time, the program stage was built on the sea side instead of on the previous provincial Convention Center side. The size of the stage is more than 100m wide, more than 30m deep.
This is a much larger stage than the previous Sea Festivals. A stage set up right on the beach is expected to bring novelty and originality to the shows.
At this stage, there will be 4 “highlights” programs held every night, including: Opening ceremony with the theme “Khanh Hoa – Bright aspiration”; art program “Khanh Hoa – Connecting love”; world music festival program “Ocean Echo”; Closing ceremony of Sea Festival 2023 with the theme “Khanh Hoa – United to the future”.
Notably, the artistic light show in the opening ceremony with 1,653 drones combined (the largest ever in Vietnam) with modern music instead of fireworks like previous festivals. In addition, the event will feature 10 hot air balloons to welcome the 10th Sea Festival.
Within the framework of Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2023, many other activities and events will also take place such as: swimming tournament, basket swimming competition – shaking basket, fishing contest, sea rescue contest, Lion – Lion festival – Dragon, human chess tournament…
Along with that, there are cultural and artistic activities such as: Cau Ngu Festival, Ho singing, cai luong performing arts, ball dancing… In addition, there are also scientific seminars, fine art exhibitions, etc. art exhibitions, sports activities, festivals, national and international tourism events…
Ready to welcome a large number of guests
Nguyen Thi Le Thanh – Director of Khanh Hoa Tourism Department said that in 2022, the local tourism industry will have a strong recovery with about 2.5 million arrivals. 4 times over the same period.
In which, international visitors reached nearly 300,000 arrivals, 12 times higher than the same period; revenue reached nearly 14,000 billion dong, 250% higher than the plan and 5.8 times higher than in 2021.
“The results in 2022 have created momentum for growth in the following years. Accordingly, Khanh Hoa aims to welcome 4 million tourists in 2023, revenue is estimated at 21,000 billion VND. Currently, Khanh Hoa tourism is recovering and regaining growth momentum. The international tourist market has increased again and in the Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2023, we expect to welcome about 100,000 visitors,” said Ms. Nguyen Thi Le Thanh.
According to the Director of Khanh Hoa Department of Tourism, before and during the festival, the tourism industry will continuously organize promotional activities, launch the tourism market in 2023 to attract tourists. to Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa.
Specifically for the domestic tourism market such as Hanoi and the northern provinces, Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho and the provinces in the Mekong Delta, Central Highlands and international tourism markets such as China and South Korea. , Russia, India, Malaysia, Thailand…
“In order to maintain the tourism brand, Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa has been focusing on improving the tourism environment, security, order and safety for visitors. At the same time, promoting the image of local tourism to traditional markets such as China, South Korea, etc. At the same time, it is bringing attractive new tourism products to attract visitors “- Ms. Thanh added.
According to Ms. Nguyen Thi Le Thanh, Khanh Hoa has experience in organizing big events and has organized 9 festivals, so the locality as well as accommodation facilities, tourist areas … are ready to serve tourists in a good way. best.
“Currently, Khanh Hoa has more than 55,000 rooms, so it is very unlikely that a room fire will happen. The Department has also issued documents to request tourism businesses to strictly comply with regulations on fire prevention and fighting, security and order, food safety and hygiene, epidemic prevention, etc. on the occasion. Nha Trang Sea Festival – Khanh Hoa 2023. For units that violate, authorities will strictly handle according to regulations, “- Ms. Nguyen Thi Le Thanh affirmed.
Dinh Van Thieu – Vice Chairman of Khanh Hoa Provincial People’s Committee said that in order to better serve tourists, provincial leaders have directed relevant departments and agencies to strengthen management, promote urban embellishment and development. Infrastructure…
The activities in the program of Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2023 are registered by businesses and individuals to organize activities in an open direction, increasing community interaction so that people and visitors can directly participate in festival activities.