Russian tourists at Cam Ranh international airport in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam has emerged as one of the attractive destinations for Russian holiday-makers.

According to the Russian Association of Tour Operators (ATOR), the number of Russian tourists to Vietnam rose 3.8 percent in November, compared to the previous month.

Together with Vietnam, Thailand and India also recorded substantial surge in number of Russian holiday-makers.

According to the ATOR, the three countries are among 10 ten countries seeing the highest rates of tour searching and booking by Russians in November.

Nearly 24,000 Russian tourists arrived in Vietnam in October, posting a year-on-year surge of 60 percent.-VNA