12 April 2018
To mark Myanmar Happy New Year, a welcoming ceremony named “Amazing Evening” for 600 travelers from the AZAMARA Club Cruise was held in Yangon on Wednesday.
It was organized by Myanmar Voyages International Tourism Co. Ltd. in collaboration with Yangon Region Government and other related Departments aiming to promote Myanmar Tourism sector.
Managing Director, Myanmar Voyages International tourism Co. Ltd., Thet Lwin Toh said "We have been held it since 2013; this is 5th time in Yangon. In the event, we create one stop services where they can enjoy Myanmar traditional culture, dances, handicrafts as well as the local foods. In Asia, Myanmar is one and only to serve that kind of amazing evening event. I think we should change promotion strategies to improve our tourism sector."
Deputy Director General, Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, Khin Than Win said "This is a significant event for the travelers. The travelers also enjoy the event. To improve our tourism sector, we should collaborate with public and private sector."
The travelers from 30 foreign countries enjoyed Myanmar traditional culture, dances, handicrafts as well as the local foods at the event.
Traveler, Bat Rane James said “… This is fabulous .Such all the food is great. The temple is beautiful and everyone is so friendly and very nice. Tomorrow we will visit everything…”
The travelers will return to their home on the 13th of April. It is also learnt that such kind of event will be held in November.