Hoi An will welcome a group of about 200 tourists fromteh US on a charter flight on on November 17 2021
"These are the first international visitors to the locality since the outbreak of the Covid-19 epidemic in early 2020," said Nguyen Thanh Hong, director of the Quang Nam Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. One day later, the province will continue to welcome the second group with about 220 people.
All passengers are US nationals, including many people of Vietnamese origin. They will stay at Nam Hoi An complex resort, Duy Xuyen district. The main purpose of the group of tourists is tourism and relaxation, no quarantine upon entry. After the end of the first 7 days according to the program, some tourists will return to the US, some will stay in Vietnam to visit relatives.
The delegation will comply with the regulations on welcoming international guests of Quang Nam recently issued. They can go to Hoi An ancient town, My Son temple complex, Vinpearl Resort & Golf Nam Hoi An, VinWonders Nam Hoi An, Vinpearl Golf Nam Hoi An, TUI Blue Nam Hoi An according to the agreed schedule in advance.
Guests commit to join the licensed tour, not to leave the hotel premises or attractions in the first 7 days. Special cases that cannot participate according to the schedule must be allowed by the competent authority to end the tour program earlier. According to regulations, taking advantage of traveling or organizing Vietnam tours to avoid medical isolation will be strictly prohibited. If the authorities detect violations, immediately apply medical isolation measures and handle them in accordance with current regulations.
All direct and indirect workers at destinations and tourism service providers participate in welcoming guests have generally injected two doses of Covid-19 vaccine.
On November 13 and 14, the Director General of Vietnam National Administration of Tourism Nguyen Trung Khanh also came to inspect the reception of guests in Quang Nam, from the stages of picking up guests, transport guests from the airport to the accommodation area, and consider the arrival of guests. Rapid testing of Covid-19, epidemic prevention at the facility, plans for handling when incidents occur... The reception facilities are highly appreciated for their methodical, thoughtfulness and safe preparation.
Hoi An (Quang Nam province), along with Phu Quoc (Kien Giang), Da Nang, Khanh Hoa and Quang Ninh are the first 5 localities allowed to pilot international arrivals in phase one, starting from November with charter flights and closed tours.