South Korea province to resume int’l flights to Vietnam hotspots

South Korea province to resume int'l flights to Vietnam hotspots

South Korean vacationers in Nha Trang, April 2020. Photograph by Xuan Ngoc

Authorities in South Jeolla Province of South Korea plan to renew worldwide flights from Muan Worldwide Airport to Da Lat, Nha Trang and Da Nang from July.

Along with Vietnamese vacationer hotspots, flights from Muan Airport to Bangkok and Ulaanbaatar might be resumed subsequent month, Vietnam Information Company reported.

The transfer got here because the variety of South Korean vacationers to Vietnam, Thailand and Mongolia have been on the rise after travel restrictions have been lifted.

Within the first 5 months of this yr, Vietnam welcomed 365,000 overseas vacationer arrivals, up 4.5 instances year-on-year, based on the Basic Statistics Workplace.

South Korea had the most important variety of guests to Vietnam with over 28,600.

On March 15, the federal government allowed quarantine-free entry and resumed its visa waiver for residents of 24 nations, together with Japan, South Korea and a few European economies.

It has additionally eliminated most different entry restrictions like medical declaration and Covid checks.