According to the Resolution of the Provincial Party Committee of Dien Bien, Dien Bien tourism strives to increase the average number of visitors and total revenue at the same rate of 15% per year.
Dien Bien Provincial Party Committee has issued Resolution No. 03-NQ/TU on developing Dien Bien tourism to 2025, with orientation to 2030. Specifically, the province has identified a general goal to create a breakthrough and develop the whole country. in terms of scope, scale and nature to develop tourism into a spearhead economic sector, creating a driving force for economic growth and restructuring.
Statistics show that, in the period of 2016 – 2020, Dien Bien tourism has welcomed 3 million visitors, an increase of 52% compared to the period 2011 – 2015. Total revenue from tourists reached VND 4,800 billion, an increase of 133% compared to the period. period 2011 – 2015; Value added tourism services accounted for 5.78% of the province’s GRDP.
On the basis of effectively exploiting potentials and advantages associated with conserving and preserving ethnic cultural identities, historical relics, protecting and improving the ecological environment, improving material and spiritual life. God for the people, maintaining political security, social order and safety and national border sovereignty, Dien Bien is determined to become an attractive tourist destination of the Northern Midlands and Mountains by 2025.
According to the resolution, by 2025, the province strives to increase the proportion of added value of tourism service industries to about 10% of GRDP; the average number of days of stay of tourists in Dien Bien is from 3 days or more; the average growth rate of visitors is 15%/year and total revenue from tourism activities increases by 15%/year on average.
By 2030, increase the proportion of added value of tourism service industries to about 10% of the province’s GRDP; the average growth rate of visitors reached 15%/year and total revenue from tourism activities increased by 14%/year on average. In order to achieve the above figures, Dien Bien will focus on developing tourism infrastructure, perfecting connection transport infrastructure, completing the investment project to build Dien Bien Phu airport, connecting traffic routes, etc. region and region connection.
Regarding hotel infrastructure, accommodation facilities, the province prioritizes calling for investors and economic groups to participate in investment, striving to call for the construction and operation of at least two hotels by 2025. high-class, two high-class resorts, by 2030 two more luxury hotels will come into operation; at the same time, giving priority to supporting local businesses and business households to invest in the construction of hotels and motels in the average and affordable segments. In addition, Dien Bien will also attract investment to build a number of multi-functional amusement parks in the urban subdivisions of the expanded Dien Bien Phu city. Real scenes of Dien Bien Phu battlefield, safari zoo.
Regarding tourism products, the province focuses on key products such as: historical and spiritual tourism; eco-cultural tourism; resort tourism, entertainment, health care… To achieve the above objectives, the Resolution sets out the following solutions: Raising awareness, renewing thinking about tourism development; To step up promotion and promotion of tourism; Completing mechanisms and policies to support tourism development; Create a favorable environment for businesses and communities to develop tourism; Training, fostering and improving the quality of tourism human resources; Strengthen the capacity and efficiency of state management of tourism; Promote linkages and cooperation in tourism development.