In the afternoon of 22nd May, 2020, Lao Cai Provincial People's Committee held a conference to announce the tourism stimulus program "Sapa Summer 2020" and discussed solutions to support businesses.
The meeting assessed the situation of tourism activities in Lao Cai in 2019 and the first 5 months of 2020; The impact of Covid-19 epidemic on tourism in Lao Cai.
At the conference, the provincial People's Committee announced the Plan of stimulating and promoting the promotion and development of tourism products to restore Lao Cai tourism growth due to the impact of Covid-19 epidemic in 2020 and the program to stimulate tourism. Lao Cai calendar "Sapa Summer 2020" aims to proactively respond to the negative effects of the Covid-19 epidemic on the tourism industry, contributing to stabilizing and restoring Lao Cai tourism growth after the epidemic and forming a stimulating tourism product chain, creating a habit of traveling at the time of stimulating each year and increasing the experience value for tourists. Through the program to strive to attract about 2.5 million visitors to Lao Cai in 2020, of which 300,000 international visitors are expected.
In the immediate future, Lao Cai province will activate the Lao Cai tourism stimulus program "Sapa Summer 2020" with the participation of 82 travels and tourism service units in the province. This is a comprehensive package of tourism stimulus package including promotions, incentives, discounts from 10% -60% on tickets to tourist attractions, travel services, accommodation, meals ... with quality. best quality. 100% of participants in the stimulus package pledged not to change service quality when customers joined the program. At the conference, representatives of departments and businesses in travel and tourism services held opinions and proposed solutions to remove difficulties in Lao Cai tourism.