Son Doong Cave alluring to both tourists and scientists

Son Doong Cave alluring to both tourists and scientists

NDO/VNA – Stone formations with stalagmites and stalactites, underground rivers and lakes, together with delicate flora and fauna have made mammoth Son Doong Cave in the central province of Quang Binh one of the world’s most captivating destinations. (Feb 11, 2019 21:48:44)


New Year flag salute ceremony held at nation’s easternmost mainland point

  Jan 01, 2019 18:19:51
NDO – A national flag salute ceremony was held on January 1 in the country’s easternmost mainland point of Mui Dien, Phu Yen province, where the first sunlight is welcomed in the country. 

Central region to host diverse activities to celebrate New Year 2019

  Dec 23, 2018 14:46:39
NDO – Cities and provinces in Vietnam’s central region will host a wide range of activities in celebration of New Year 2019. 

Vietnam’s Hoang Lien Son mountain range listed among best trips for 2019

  Dec 19, 2018 11:46:43
NDO – Vietnam’s Hoang Lien Son mountain range has been listed among the world’s most exciting destinations for the year ahead, according to the acclaimed US-based National Geographic Magazine. 

Ho Chi Minh City launches programme on stimulating tourism

  Dec 07, 2018 17:58:43
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.  

Stunning flower spots in Hanoi in early days of winter

  Dec 06, 2018 09:57:07
NDO – Basked in the gentle, chilly air and pleasant sunshine, the early days of winter are arguably a good time to explore Hanoi, as its many fields and green spaces bloom with flowers. 

Hanoi Zoo recognised as tourist site

  Dec 05, 2018 11:22:11
NDO – Hanoi Zoo, in Ba Dinh district, Hanoi, was recognised as a tourist site according to a recent decision approved by the Hanoi city People’s Committee. 

Exploring serene Lan Ha Bay – the “second” Ha Long bay of Vietnam

  Dec 04, 2018 09:39:47
NDO – With around 400 islands covered with diversified species of plants, Lan Ha Bay in Cat Ba island district, in the northern port city of Hai Phong, has risen to become a “second” Ha Long Bay of Vietnam on the tourist map. 

Visitors to gain free entrance to Hoi An ancient town

  Nov 29, 2018 12:07:37
NDO – Visitors will enjoy free entrance to Hoi An ancient town, a tourist attraction in Hoi An city, on December 4, as part of activities to mark the 19th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Hoi An ancient town as a world heritage site. 

Da Lat: Pink grass festival opens at foot of Lang Biang mountain

  Nov 25, 2018 14:59:22
NDO – The second Lang Biang Pink Grass Festival opened in the area surrounding Dankia-Suoi Vang Lake in Lac Duong district, Da Lat city, on November 24. 

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.