Ho Chi Minh City launches programme on stimulating tourism

Ho Chi Minh City launches programme on stimulating tourism

NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism launched a programme on stimulating tourism in December and 2019, promising to bring fresh experiences for visitors travelling to the city.  (Dec 07, 2018 17:58:43)

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Binh Dinh tourism looks towards sustainable development

  Nov 20, 2018 10:47:33
NDO – In recent years, Binh Dinh has become an attractive destination for domestic and foreign tourists. By 2020, Binh Dinh aims to welcome 5.5 million tourists, including 800,000 international visitors. Meanwhile, its average growth rate reached 14.5% per year, with turnover from the tourism sector reaching VND10 trillion, therefore, the plan has almost been completed. Binh Dinh is taking steps in the right direction to develop sustainable tourism, including promoting its advantages and preserving the indigenous characteristics, historical values and cultural core of the community. 

Na Hang lake: A great area to get out of the city at the weekend

  Nov 19, 2018 08:52:18
NDO – Taking a boat trip on Na Hang lake in Tuyen Quang province amid the cool breeze in late autumn is a sound choice to get out of the city at the weekend, allowing visitors to forget their busy schedules at work and refuel their positive energy for the coming week. 

Mexican sunflower festival kicks off in Gia Lai province

  Nov 11, 2018 14:57:00
NDO - The Chu Dang Ya Volcano Mexican sunflower festival officially opened on the night of November 10 in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai.  

Establishment of new Ha Tien city to give boost to local tourism

  Nov 08, 2018 09:01:36
NDO – The National Assembly Standing Committee recently passed a resolution on the establishment of Ha Tien city in the southern province of Kien Giang. The resolution is expected to bring into full play Ha Tien’s tourism potential. 

Mekong Delta in “floating season”: A real travel experience

  Oct 29, 2018 17:39:09
NDO – “Floating season” in Mekong Delta, when the water level is on the rise and the rivers and canals expand, takes place from the seventh to the ninth lunar month. The annual floodwaters carry nutrient-rich alluvium to farmland and provide a bounty of fish, shrimp and other aquatic species. It also marks the start of a unique tourist season in the region. 

Check out these gems on your journey to misty Sapa

  Oct 27, 2018 16:29:05
NDO - Getting to the mesmerising town of Sapa is a breeze but your experience in this mountainous region may not be complete if you miss out on these things. Check them out.  

Admiring the clouds on top of Chieu Lau Thi Peak

  Oct 23, 2018 16:43:07
NDO – Located in Ho Thau commune, Hoang Su Phi district, Ha Giang, Chieu Lau Thi peak is part of the Tay Con Linh mountain range, which is known as one of the most diverse ecological populations in Vietnam’s northern region. 

Cao Bang on its path to develop signature local tourist products

  Oct 10, 2018 10:12:42
NDO – Located in a mountainous border region, Cao Bang province is home to the diverse culture of local ethic minority groups, as well as historical sites and stunning tourist attractions. The local authorities have rolled out every effort to utilise these advantages in the building of signature tourist products in a bid to foster the local hospitality sector. 

Phu Quoc among CNN’s top five destinations to visit this fall

  Sep 17, 2018 16:52:46
NDO/VNA – CNN has selected the top five up-and-coming Asia Pacific destinations to visit this fall, including Phu Quoc Island off Vietnam’s southern province of Kien Giang. 

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. 

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). 

Tips for exploring the best of Hanoi

  Aug 30, 2018 09:36:31
NDO – Hanoi, the heart of Vietnam, is appreciated by millions of international visitors thanks to its centuries old French style architecture, diverse culture, attractive points of interest, friendly people and superb cuisine. Check out our tips to explore the best Hanoi has to offer.  

Vietnam's Golden Bridge ranked among top 100 destinations in 2018

  Aug 27, 2018 12:43:12
NDO – The Cau Vang (Golden Bridge) in the central coastal city of Da Nang has been ranked among the top 100 World’s Greatest Places in 2018 by the US’s Time magazine.