Part of the Do Son Beach (Photo: VNA)

Hai Phong (VNA) – The Do Son beach tourism festival opened on April 30, marking the beginning of the peak tourism season in the northern city of Hai Phong.

The festival was kicked off with a musical concert gathering popular singers such as Minh Chuyen, Tung Duong and Trong Tan.

Following the concert was a series of sport events, including the Hai Phong women’s beach volleyball championship and a boat race at sea.

Recently, the Do Son tourism area has attracted a number of large-scale resort and entertainment centre projects, notably the Him Lam resort worth 5 trillion VND (220 million USD) and the FLC Do Son complex of eco-villas and tourism services worth 5.3 trillion VND (233.2 million USD).-VNA