Creating breakthrough with innovative travel products

Creating breakthrough with innovative travel products

NDO – In order to improve the quality and competitiveness of the “smoke-free industry” of Vietnam, the focus on developing innovative tourism products is considered as a breakthrough solution on the journey to help the tourism industry become the spearhead economic sector of the country. (Sep 20, 2018 17:53:10)


Association launched to promote Vietnam’s culinary culture

  Sep 14, 2018 17:20:07
NDO – A ceremony was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 14 to announce the establishment of the Vietnam Cuisine Culture Association (VCCA) and the association’s vision, strategy and action plan for the 2018-2020 period. 

Agreement signed to promote Vietnamese tourism through 360 degree pictures

  Sep 13, 2018 17:46:27
NDO – A cooperation agreement was signed between the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and VnTrip Co Ltd. on September 12 on ultilising 360-degree picture technology in promoting Vietnamese tourism. 

Colourful lanterns to cast glow around Hoan Kiem Lake at Mid-autumn festival

  Sep 12, 2018 16:45:04
NDO – Hundreds of lanterns will cast their glow across the pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi, on the evening of September 13, the fourteenth day of the eighth lunar month. 

Hanoi expects to serve nearly 20 million tourists during Jan-Sep

  Sep 12, 2018 16:07:05
NDO/VNA – The capital city of Hanoi is taking the initiative to maintain its top position in Vietnam in attracting foreign tourists, with all indexes related to tourism rising compared with last year’s corresponding figure. 

Assorted activities scheduled at Con Son – Kiep Bac Autumn Festival

  Sep 12, 2018 11:37:35
NDO – The annual Con Son – Kiep Bac Autumn Festival will take place from September 19 to 29 in the northern province of Hai Duong with assorted activities to honour the Tran dynasty’s (1225 -1400) contributions to the national defence. 

Exhibition showcases member cities of Council for Promoting Tourism in Asia

  Sep 08, 2018 17:54:34
NDO – An exhibition to show off the member cities of the Council for Promoting Tourism in Asia (CPTA) opened at the Ly Thai To flower garden in Hanoi’s downtown on September 8. 

Meeting of the Council for Promoting Tourism in Asia opens in Hanoi

  Sep 07, 2018 03:38:27
NDO – The 16th meeting of the Council for Promoting Tourism in Asia (CPTA 16) opened in Hanoi on September 6.  

Vietnam sees fastest growth in tourist arrivals

  Sep 06, 2018 11:46:05
NDO – Vietnam was named among the destinations with the biggest year-over-year increase in international tourist arrivals, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)’s report. 

Vietnam wins world travel award

  Sep 05, 2018 11:46:39
NDO – Vietnam has been named as Asia's Leading Destination for the first time at the World Travel Awards 2018. 

Sa Pa welcomes nearly 50,000 visitors during National Day holiday

  Sep 04, 2018 11:47:23
NDO/VNA – Sa Pa district in the northwestern province of Lao Cai welcomed 47,000 visitors from August 30 to September 2 during the National Day holiday, 15,000 more than the same period last year. 

Homestay tourism boosts income of local Tay people around Ba Be lake

  Sep 03, 2018 12:10:21
NDO – Over recent years, traditional stilt houses in Tay ethnic villages have been renovated and upgraded to provide homestay tourism services for visitors to Ba Be lake in Bac Can province. Homestay tourism has not only helped local Tay people to escape poverty but also provides visitors with an opportunity to explore the best of land, life and indigenous culture around the lake. 

Lotus root soup – A tasty and healthy appetizer

  Sep 03, 2018 11:34:21
NDO/VNA - Lotus root soup is a traditional dish eaten daily by Vietnamese people. It is also enjoyed at parties, weddings and during the Tet (lunar New Year) holiday. The dish is available at restaurants in all three regions of Vietnam. 

Quang Tri launches speed boat to Con Co Island

  Sep 01, 2018 12:08:46
NDO - A new speed boat was officially launched in the central province of Quang Tri on August 31, facilitating tourist travel from the Quang Tri mainland to Con Co Island.  

Hue to offer free admission to visitors on National Day

  Aug 31, 2018 17:57:19
NDO/VNA – The central province of Thua Thien – Hue will offer free admission to the Complex of Hue Monuments, an UNESCO heritage site in Hue City, for Vietnamese visitors on National Day (September 2).