In 2016, Hanoi first welcomed 4 million foreign visitors to visit, confirming its position as the leading tourist center of the country.
In 2016, tourism in Hanoi is voted as one of the 10 events of the capital because it reached the strongest growth rate, continues to be an attractive and tourist friendly destination. Up until 2016, a lot of new tourism products carrying the capital features has been formed such as walking space around Hoan Kiem Lake area, ecotourism in Ba Vi, Hanoi Emotion program, travel to villages, Hanoi memories events, Hanoi Ao Dai Festival …
In addition, many other products are in the process of implementing construction and will be completed in the near future and serve the residents and visitors, including the world – class Kim Quy park with over 100 ha in width in the aim of creating the tourism products which have strong competitiveness, bearing culture of Hanoi and the country as well.
Considered the leading tourist center of the north and the country, tourism in Hanoi has confirmed the leading position, spread the tourism opportunity to other provinces, contributing to tourism development of the country.
In fact, Hanoi is a transit point for visitors to the North, travelers who visit Hanoi will continue to Ha Long and Sa Pa, as well as Trang An which creates strong regional linkages.