This Fam trip was organized by Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and taken by Asia Explorer Travel. China Airlines sponsored plane tickets for the delegation.
During 5 days in Vietnam, the delegation visited destinations attracting many international visitors such as Temple of Literature, ancient quarter, Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple (Hanoi); Sung Sot (Surprise) Grotto, Titov Beach, Luon Grotto, fishing village (Halong Bay – Quang Ninh), Cu Chi Tunnels, Independence Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral, Ben Thanh Market (Ho Chi Minh City). In addition, the delegation enjoyed water puppet performance - one of Vietnam’s well-known traditional art forms at Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre (Hanoi).
The Fam trip to Vietnam has made good impression on the delegation’s members who mainly impact on tourist segments and potential investors in Australia. In recent years, Australia has become one of ten countries and territories which have the most visitors to Vietnam. The Australian tour operators often introduce tours at a reasonable cost to their customers, especially tours to Vietnam, Bali and Fiji. The successful organization of Fam trip for the Australian delegation is very significant in attracting more Australian visitors travel to Vietnam and contributing to consolidate Vietnam travel as one of ten destinations which the Australian visitors like the most.