Da Nang and Sa Pa among top destinations for Vietnam summer trips
VOV.VN - A large number of Vietnamese tourists have chosen Da Nang and Sa Pa as destinations for their summer trips, according to a recent survey conducted by Southeast Asia research and analytics firm Milieu Insight.According to the survey, up to 43% of the respondents selected the central coastal city of Da Nang for their summer vacation.
The northern mountainous resort of Sa Pa ranked second with 33% of the respondents selecting the destination, followed by Nha Trang with 30%, Da Lat with 29%, and Phu Quoc with 22%.
Most notably, Ho Chi Minh City was at the bottom of the list as it was selected by only 9% of the respondents.
The survey indicates that nearly two-thirds of the respondents said they plan to go on vacation for between four and four days this summer, while up to 59% intend to make between two and three domestic trips during the course of the year.
Just 12% of the respondents revealed that they will only travel in the country once for the entire year.
The survey also shows, Vietnamese travelers give top priority to factors such as costs, weather conditions at tourist attractions, and sightseeing tours when planning a trip.
Furthermore, delicious food is also an important criterion, with 57% of the respondents choosing to take a food tour during their trip. This figure makes up the largest proportion among the surveyed travel experiences.
Milieu Insight also conducted a survey for travelers aged 20 to 65 in the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia about their travel plans this summer.
A prominent indicator is that 52% of Vietnamese tourists are willing to make use of air transport for domestic travel, ranking first among the countries with surveyed respondents.