Three international cruises dock in Vietnam
international cruises dock in Vietnam, Saigon Travel and Service Company (Saigontourist) has said that it served 3 international cruises with more than 5,500 tourists visiting Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang and Halong Bay on May 19 and 20.
On May 19, Saigontourist welcomed the five-star cruise ship, Costa Allegra with 1,300 tourists from Italy, Spain, the UK and France in the route to Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang and Hue. Also on the same day, the company met SuperStar Gemini docking at Danang Port with 1,200 tourists from Australia. The passengers joined tours to Danang, Hue and Hoi An.
On May 20, Saigontourist welcomed SuperStar Virgo to Halong Bay with 3,000 tourists from China and Japan. The company has organized tours for 28 voyages of SuperStar Virgo to Halong Bay in 2008.
From early this year, Saigontourist greeted about 30,000 international cruise tourists visiting Vietnam.
(Source: VOV, URL:http://english.vietnamnet.vn/travel/2008/05/784192/)