Tet market to be held at Metropole Hanoi hotel

Tet market to be held at Metropole Hanoi hotel

NDO – A unique market space featuring the ancient architectural features of Hanoi will be re-enacted in the garden of the Sofitel Legend Metropole hotel - a hundred-year-old hotel in Hanoi, from February 3-7.  (Jan 26, 2018)


Da Lat Flower Festival kicks off with colourful parade

  Dec 24, 2017
NDO – Da Lat Flower Festival, a biennial event in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, kicked off on December 23 with a colourful floral parade.  

Sa Pa Winter Festival 2017 opens

  Dec 22, 2017
NDO – Sa Pa Winter Festival 2017 officially opened in Sa Pa district, Lao Cai province, on December 22, as part of the activities during the 2017 National Tourism Year in Lao Cai province. 

Korean Day opens in Quang Nam province

  Dec 16, 2017
NDO – The Korean Day programme kicked off in the central coastal province of Quang Nam on December 15.  

Tourism programme promotes heritage sites in Viet Bac region

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO – A ceremony was held at Ba Be Lake in the mountainous northern province of Bac Kan on November 18, to open the ninth tourism programme entitled ‘Through Viet Bac Heritage Sites’ and Ba Be – Bac Kan tourism week.  

Bac Lieu: Southern Khmer people celebrate festival of culture, sports, tourism

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO – The seventh Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival of the Khmer ethnic people in southern Vietnam opened in Bac Lieu province on November 17, in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh.  

Flower festival to bring fragrant blossoms to Da Lat

  Nov 17, 2017
NDO – The biennial Da Lat Flower Festival 2017 will take place in Da Lat city, Lam Dong province from December 23 to 27, promising to bring a fragrant blossom to the Central Highlands city. 

Festival honours Mother Goddess

  Nov 09, 2017
NDO – A festival, honouring the practices related to the worship of the Mother Goddess, was organised at Rung Temple, Long Bien district, Hanoi from November 9 to 12, by the Thang Long Cultural Heritage Association.  

Hanoi destined for Vietnam craft village exhibition

  Nov 01, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Craft Village Trade Fair 2017 (CraftViet 2017) will take place from November 9-13 in Hanoi, featuring 250 booths showcasing products from 24 cities and provinces nationwide, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. 

Festival honours Mai Son coffee in Son La

  Oct 28, 2017
NDO – Mai Son Coffee Festival, promoting traditional features and local products, was organised in Mai Son district, Son La province on October 27.  

Ho Chi Minh City and Gyeongju prepare for World Cultural Festival 2017

  Oct 25, 2017
NDO - Ho Chi Minh City is pushing the coordination among the concerned parties to quickly complete the preparations for the Ho Chi Minh City–Gyeongju World Cultural Festival 2017. 

Diwali Festival to light up Hanoi

  Oct 23, 2017
NDO – The second Diwali Fest 2017, the annual Indian light festival, will be held at the Indian Cultural Centre, No.63 Tran Hung Dao Street, Hoan Kiem District, in Hanoi, at 5pm on October 27. 

Cham people in Binh Thuan celebrates Kate festival

  Oct 21, 2017
NDO – The Cham people in Binh Thuan province are marking the Kate festival with traditional rituals to remember their ancestors, while praying for good weather, abundant crops and long life.  

Festival honours Northwest cuisine culture

  Oct 21, 2017
NDO – The Northwest Cuisine Festival 2017, with the aim of honouring and promoting Northwest cuisine culture along with Vietnam’s folk cuisine culture, opened in Lao Cai city, in the northern province of Lao Cai on October 21.  

Festival highlights north-western community tourism villages

  Oct 08, 2017
NDO/VNA - A festival highlighting the unique traditional culture of community-based tourism villages in the north-western region was held in Hoa Binh province on October 7-8.