Saigontourist set to offer promo tours at travel fair

Saigontourist set to offer promo tours at travel fair

By Minh Bao

Breathtaking terraced paddy fields in northern Vietnam. Saigontourist will offer a host of promotional tours at VITM 2019 – PHOTO: COURTESY OF SAIGONTOURIST

HCMC – Saigontourist Holding Company will take part in the Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) 2019 in Hanoi from March 27 to 30, with a slew of promotional tours and services up for grabs.

Saigontourist’s members joining the event at the Hanoi International Exhibition Center include Saigontourist Travel Service Company, Rex Hotel, Majestic Hotel, Grand Hotel, Continental Hotel, Kimdo Hotel, First Hotel, Saigon-Halong Hotel, Saigon-Phu Tho Hotel, Saigon-Phu Yen Hotel, and Saigon-Phu Quoc Resort & Spa.

Saigontourist will provide VITM 2019 visitors with numerous attractive promotions for tours, room rates, food and beverage services, convention and entertainment services, and many gifts and vouchers.

Guests can receive discounts of up to VND7 million each for international and domestic tours, air tickets, room rates, and transport services. There will be gifts from the Korea Tourism Organization, the Japan National Tourism Organization, and Saigontourist’s partners including Suits'n Ties, Trueskin and Charm Nguyen.

Saigontourist’s booth at VITM 2019 will introduce more than 60 international tour programs that take in global attractions, with departures set for April to October, and 50 domestic tours. The company will also join hands with hotels and resorts such as MGallery by Sofitel-Legacy Yen Tu, MGallery by Sofitel-Hotel de la Coupole Sapa, Flamingo Dai Lai Resort, and FLC Grand Hotel Halong to offer attractive room rates.

Guests of Saigontourist Travel Service Company will get up to VND500,000 off air ticket prices and up to 15% off rentals of 4- to 16-seater cars.

International tours

Saigontourist will discount the prices of many international tour programs by up to VND7 million for each guest.

A nine-day tour program to France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany costs just VND57.8 million. The price of a nine-day tour program to Russia is VND54.8 million, a nine-day tour program to Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Poland VND60.9 million, a seven-day tour program to Greece VND51.9 million and a seven-day tour program to Australia VND41.9 million.

A five-day South Korea tour costs VND9.99 million. For Japan tours lasting five to six days, guests will pay VND16.9 million or higher, VND29.9 million for North Korea tours in five days, VND10.9 million for Taiwan tours in five days, and VND9.99 million for China tours in five to seven days.

Those who want to travel to the Americas can choose a nine-day Cuba tour program costing VND76.4 million, or U.S. tour programs lasting seven to 10 days and costing from VND47.1 million.

Saigontourist Travel Service Company has launched some special programs for Vietnam’s Reunification Day (April 30), including a seven-day Australia tour costing VND61.4 million, a six-day Dubai tour priced at VND36.4 million, a five-day South Korea tour at VND14.6 million, and Southeast Asia tours lasting four to six days (Thailand, Myanmar and the Philippines) at VND10.9 million or above.

Domestic tours

Guests of domestic tours will be entitled to discounts of up to VND5.26 million each.

Saigontourist, in coordination with Vietnam Airlines, will operate a three-day Dong Hoi-Vung Chua-Phong Nha Cave tour program at VND3.99 million, a four-day Danang-Hoi An-Ba Na tour program at VND4.79 million, a four-day Danang-Hoi An-Ba Na-Hue tour program at VND5.299 million, a four- or five-day tour program to Ly Son Island, Quy NHon, Ky Co Island, Tuy Hoa, Nha Trang, Dalat, Vung Tau or HCMC at VND4.99 million or above, and a four-day tour program to Can Tho, Chau Doc, Ha Tien or Phu Quoc at VND5.99 million or above.

Customers can opt for a four-day tour to Danang, Hoi An, Quy Nhon, Tuy Hoa or Phu Quoc at a cost of VND5.69 million or above. They will fly with Vietjet.

Reunification Day tours include Quy Nhon-Tuy Hoa-Ky Co Island lasting four days and costing VND9.25 million, and Phu Quoc-Vinpearl Land lasting four days and costing VND10.79 million.

Tours by coach or train include Sapa-Fansipan in three days (by train) at VND2.55 million, Lao Cai-Sapa-Fansipan in three days at VND2.45 million, Lao Cai-Lung Po-Y Ty-Muong Hum in three days at VND2.599 million, Nghia Lo-Mu Cang Chai-Sapa in thee days at VND2.75 million, and Ha Giang-Dong Van in three days at VND2.399 million.

Founded in August 1975, Saigontourist Holding Company is the leading travel firm in Vietnam. The company operates more than 100 hotels, resorts, restaurants, and leisure parks across the country.