Da Lat to welcome first international flight after over two years
A constitution flight from South Korea is scheduled to reach in Da Lat Saturday evening, marking the primary worldwide service to the Central Highlands vacationer city after over two years.
The flight operated by Korean Air carrying 141 South Korean vacationers would land at Lien Khuong Airport, round 30 kilometers from downtown Da Lat, at 9:50 p.m., Lam Dong Province information portal reported, citing Lam Dong Province Division of Tradition, Sports activities and Tourism.
The vacationers would keep at Dalat Palace Resort, play golf and go to some well-known vacationer sights within the city throughout the five-day itinerary.
Provincial authorities stated there can be extra worldwide flights to Da Lat from now till the year-end because it targets to obtain 150,000 international vacationers this yr, round 35 p.c of pre-pandemic ranges.
Located on a plateau round 1,500 meters above sea stage, Da Lat enjoys year-round cool climate and is legendary for its French colonial heritage.
Within the first half of this yr, Vietnam welcomed 602,000 international vacationer arrivals, up 6.8 occasions year-on-year, in response to Common Statistics Workplace.
South Korea had the most important variety of guests to Vietnam at 108,000 in 2019.
On March 15, the federal government allowed quarantine-free entry and resumed its visa waiver for residents of 24 nations, together with South Korea.
It has additionally eliminated most different entry restrictions like medical declaration and Covid assessments.