Vietnam and Thailand lead the cross-border routes

Vietnam and Thailand to create joint tourist products of interest “long-haul” tourists, including the Russians. As reported by the Ministry of tourism and sports in Thailand, last week there was a meeting between the leadership of the Department and the tourist authorities of the province of Thua Thien Hue (Vietnam).

The talks took place in Thailand, under the chairmanship of the Minister for tourism and Sport of the Kingdom of Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, with the participation of the head of the Vietnamese Delegation, the Chairman of the people’s Committee of Thua Thien Hue province, Mr Nguyen Van Cao.

The meeting focused on the 40 anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries and prospects of
tourist cooperation.

The parties agreed on the active implementation of the uprising in the year 2015, the project “Two countries – one destination”, the essence of which consists in the development of cross-border tourism in the ASEAN countries. So, it is planned to bring to the market exciting combined routes of interest for tourists from distant countries. This approach allows you, for a day trip and visit several regions of the two countries.

In particular, it was proposed to connect on a common tourist map States the natural and cultural attractions of the cities of Hue and Chiang Mai. Both of these old town have an interesting history, immense natural wealth, the vibrant cultural Dimension. The city is popular with tourists, the a sports, adventure and Wellness activities.

During the meeting, discussions with the airlines. It was about the possibility of the creation of new routes between Hue and Чиангмаем, as well as other Thai cities.

It is assumed that in the near future, an agreement for the regulation of all these nuances. Similar measures are also Thailand achieved close to the border with the cities of Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia.

It is worth noting that in the framework of the project “Two countries – one destination” priority will be offered to specified air transport between Thailand and other ASEAN countries, however, the market and tours, on the basis of sea and land transport.

HELP: province of Thua Thien Hue is located on the coast of the South China sea, in the centre of Vietnam. Its administrative center is the city of the emperors – Hue. A couple of decades, the city is a popular destination of cultural activities among the tourists from Europe and North America. In our country about him very little. The city is considered to be traditionally not only cultural and historical, but also the religious centre of the country.

Chiang Mai — the northernmost province of Thailand, which has long been recognized, its cultural center. The picturesque landscape, greenery, numerous cultural and national monuments, and the special cosmopolitan atmosphere here, travelers and Expats from all over the world are attracted. On the territory of the province is home to many hill tribes and peoples have their own characteristics in culture and life. The largest part of the population professes the Buddhism.

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