Da Nang named among 18 great destinations for group trips
Lindsay Cohn, a travel writer of Travel+Leisure magazine, has selected the central city of Da Nang as part of 18 locations which are well suited for a fabulous group trip.
Quang Ninh: Co To island to put a ban on plastic bags and bottles from Sept 1st
As a move to sustainable tourism, Co To island district, Quang Ninh province has issued a regulation on prohibiting visitors from bringing in plastic bags and bottles. The ban would…
Da Nang launches tourism programme to attract RoK visitors
The Da Nang Department of Tourism has recently organised a special tourism promotion in Seoul aiming to attract a large number of travelers from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to…
Hanoi, HCM City boost tourism linkages with Central Key Economic Zone
Revenue from travel among Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and the five Central Key Economic Zone city and provinces exceeded 63.07 trillion VND (over 2.69 billion USD), heard at a conference on August 8.
Festival promotes values of Ngoc Linh ginseng
 The fourth Ngoc Linh Ginseng Festival officially opened in Tra Mai commune, Nam Tra My district, in the central province of Quang Nam on August 1, as part of activities during the National Tourism Year - Quang Nam 2022.
Vietnamese conductor to lead French chamber music concert
The Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will present a classical music concert, featuring chamber works by a number of well-known French composers, at the Saigon Opera House on August 14.
Efforts made to maintain the target for international visitors
Following over three months of reopening (since March 15), Vietnam's tourism sectors recorded many signs of prosperity. However, to achieve the set expectations, especially the growth of international visitors, additional breakthrough solutions are needed to attract more foreign tourists.
Forum seeks to boost Vietnam’s tourism
A forum themed ‘Linking the strength of Vietnam’s tourism’ will take place in Ho Chi Minh City on August 8-9, announced the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Association (HTA) at a press conference on July 25.
Phu Tho: Thanh Thuy makes a breakthrough in tourism and service development
Thanh Thuy district - a potential land favored by nature with the advantages of natural conditions and people, along with cultural values, especially hot mineral water streams, has created for Thanh Thuy its own unique features in terms of spiritual and ecological culture.
Photo exhibition marks the 75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs Day
A photo exhibition officially opened in Ho Chi Minh City on July 26 commemorating the 75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27, 1947-2022). A photo exhibition officially opened in Ho Chi Minh City on July 26 commemorating the 75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27, 1947-2022).
Festival honouring traditional values opens in Thue Thien Hue
The “Huong xua lang co” (Old Perfume and Ancient Village) opened in Phuoc Tich ancient village, Phong Hoa Commune, Phong Dien District, in the Central Province of Thua Thien Hue on July 23.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province to develop eco-tourism
The southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has approved a project for eco-tourism, resorts and entertainment at the province’s protected forests from now until 2030 and a project for eco-tourism, resorts and entertainment at Binh Chau-Phuoc Buu Nature Reserve in the province’s Xuyen Moc District.
Training course on ecotourism for ethnic minorities held
About 30 ethnic minority trainees from Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien Hue were trained in ecotourism marketing to develop livelihoods based on sustainable forest conservation.
Hanoi International Film Festival 2022 to take place in November
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has approved plans to organise the 6th Hanoi International Film Festival (HANIFF), which is scheduled to take place in Hanoi in mid-November.
Ho Chi Minh City welcomes first foreign tourists by waterways after COVID-19 hiatus
Saigontourist, a leading tour operator in Vietnam, received its first 30 international visitors travelling to Ho Chi Minh City by river on July 18 following two years of disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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