early 2015, Cam Ranh International Airport, Khanh Hoa province has welcomed
the charter flights from Moscow (Russia) taking tourists to visit the resort
city of Nha Trang with frequency 1 flight in 5 days
These are flights operated by Anex Trade and Tourism company in Nha Trang.
The first flight arrived at Cam Ranh Airport on 1st Febuary with 336 Russian
tourists, staying at in luxury resorts in Khanh Hoa.
In 2014, Khanh Hoa province continues the lead in exploiting the Russian
travel market with nearly 270.000 visitors, accounting for one quarter of
the total number of international tourists to the province, nearly 50% up
compared to 2013. However, in the final months of last year, the number of
tourists from Russia reduced, some direct flights from Russia to Khanh Hoa
had to cancel or reduce the flight frequency.
Nha Trang is a popular destinations for Russian visitors, over the past few
years, the number of Russian tourists to Vietnam has been increasing year on
year. These impressive figures show that Russian tourists to Vietnam are of
middle class and above. They traveled in two seasons Winter and Summer
Vacation and often choose the coastal city. So Nha Trang and Phan Thiet city
are first choices. The Russians like to travel abroad and they chose
Vietnam, because the cost of a trip to Vietnam is much cheaper than a trip
in their own country
The opening of direct routes from Moscow to Khanh Hoa province in order to
maintain the growth in Russian tourists. It is expected that when the route
is launched Khanh Hoa will welcome more than 2000 visitors each month.
Luyen Manh Cuong, manager of the Information Center to promote tourism in
Khanh Hoa province, said the impact of the economic crisis in Russia has
forced has a number of travel agencies to cancel flights. With the efforts,
tourism businesses, services, hospitality businesses to organize flight from
Moscow to Nha Trang is very important. The businesses accepts discounts to
attract more tourists.