Saigontourist welcomed two international luxury cruise ships carrying more than 4,000 passengers and crew in the northern province of Quang Ninh on Feb. 9.

The tourists, mostly from Hong Kong and China , explored popular tourism destinations in Quang Ninh such as Ha Long Bay, Long Tien Pagoda and Hon Gai market.

They also had the chance to enjoy watching a water puppet show, performances of traditional arts and met many local residents going about their daily business.

In 2011 Saigontourist provided similar services to over 115,000 maritime tourists./.