Sports tourism, both a form of tourism and a form of exercise, is becoming more and more popular with more and more people.
where travel used to be for touching, relaxing or culinary discovery. Today, this form of tourism has been integrated into health training. Tourist attractions have beautiful scenery such as blue sea, beautiful rivers, mountains. Suitable for travelers who want to explore nature and exercise such as jogging, climbing and swimming.
trend sports tourism Over the past few years There has been an increase in the number of large groups and events such as marathons. Cycling and mountain climbing attracted a large number of participants
run a marathon
Marathon tourism has become very popular in the world and Vietnam in recent years, organizing and participating in running races combined with tourism brings new experiences and challenges to visitors. .
Some of the world’s most famous marathons attract large numbers of participants and encourage tourism. The most recent Hanami Marathon was held in April 2019 in Gyeonggi Province. South Korea This place attracts 1,500 international tourists and thousands of visitors. In the United States, the Chicago Marathon, one of the six most prestigious races in the world. generates hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue for the city every year.
Vietnam organizes annual marathons in big cities, especially coastal cities with beautiful scenery and running tracks. This form of sport tourism not only satisfies the passion of travel enthusiasts. It also benefits the local tourism industry and actively spreads the message of fitness.
Especially in 2020, the trend of marathon sport tourism will be more noticeable in Vietnam It is very big The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Quang Nam province has cooperated with the theme park chain VinWonders.
The most recent is the Vinpearl Phu Quoc Marathon 2020 (November 2020) with a romantic route through the primeval jungle gathering more than 3,000 ‘athletes’. but also offers tourists a 5-star resort at Vinpearl Phu Quoc Tourist Complex.
triathlon – triathlon
The triathlon includes swimming, cycling and running. This is a race that requires endurance, physical and mental health. If you like this type of sport tourism prepare
Triathlon distances come in a variety of sizes and are suitable for beginners, semi-professionals, and professionals. Standard distances for an Olympic triathlon are calculated based on 1.5 km swimming, cycling 40km car and 10km run.
Major triathlon events held in Vietnam include:
Ironman 70.3 Da Nang Held in Da Nang in 2019, many professional athletes at home and abroad participated in the triathlon held in Da Nang. The distances used in this race are 1.9 km swimming, 90 km cycling along the beautiful beach and finally a 21 km run.
Challenge Vietnam Nha Trang A three-day triathlon event from July 12-14, 2019. After 2016, Challenge Vietnam will return, the event has seen tremendous growth in terms of organization and tourism. of Nha Trang Sea Paradise, with more than 500 athletes participating. Including about 270 Vietnamese athletes, the athletes will swim, cycle and run on the smooth white sand blue beach with beautiful scenery.
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2 different themes sports tourism Marathon and triathlon Cycling is a style for everyone who loves adventure and fitness. Instead of taking a taxi or umbrella to explore. You can experience sports tourism by cycling along mountain roads and coastal roads.
Cycling is more than just a healthy travel experience. It also contributes to environmental protection. In Europe, such as Cambridge and Amsterdam, it is easy to imagine bicycles as the main means of transport. In Asia, Singapore and Japan also offer the opportunity to ride a bike. bicycle.
If you and your family or group of friends are planning an upcoming trip, cycle and explore the places that will take you, of course, cycling offers a different experience, self-discovery and explore the life around you.
Trekking – a unique type of discovery tourism.
Trekking is a form of walking. It often goes through the forest, into the mountains to explore the beautiful natural beauty. Walking develops flexibility, endurance, a sense of adventure. and the feeling of conquest
The most beautiful road in Vietnam goes through 3 provinces of Lam Dong, Ninh Thuan, and Binh Thuan, about 50-55 km long through the forest named Ta Nang – Phan Duong. 2 nights 3 days
Kayak is a model. sports tourism soon available in vietnam If you travel to Lan Ha Bay, Ha Long Bay or Nha Trang, Da Nang, etc., you can try.
Kayaking gives you a feeling of relaxation and enjoying the beauty of nature. This activity requires rhythmic and skillful hand movements. If you like adventure You can choose the style of kayaking. including rapids and waterfalls
Source: INN NEW YORK CITY