Ba Ria- Vung Tau develops high-quality tourism

Ba Ria- Vung Tau develops high-quality tourism

NDO – The Politburo has issued a resolution on developing tourism into a spearhead economic sector by 2020, with the aim of contributing 10% to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), up from the current 6.8%. Accordingly, over the past few years, Ba Ria - Vung Tau province has deployed many solutions to support enterprises to "renew" their tours; and diversify and improve the quality of tourist products. (Jan 06, 2018 20:56:25)


Exploring the fruit-laden orchards of the Mekong Delta region

  Feb 26, 2018 16:18:08
NDO – Have you ever visited a grove of mandarin trees laden with juicy fruits in Lai Vung district, Dong Thap province? Have you ever lost yourself in a maze of cherry trees in Go Cong district, Tien Giang province? Have you ever wandered through a paradise of gandaria and tasted their sweetly sour fruits in Vung Liem district, Vinh Long province? 

Awakening the beauty of Vietnam's largest volcanic cave

  Feb 20, 2018 10:42:55
NDO – The beauty of Vietnam’s first-ever volcanic cave system, Chu B’Luk in the Central Highlands region, which is also the longest in Southeast Asia, has been awakened by Nguyen Thanh Tung who always has a great passion for exploring new things. 

Cave system in Quang Binh: The charm of heaven under earth

  Feb 18, 2018 09:34:21
NDO – Attracting more than 3.3 million visitors in 2017, including 100,000 foreigners – a 120% increase over the previous year, Quang Binh province has risen to become the second most attractive tourist experience in Vietnam, according a recent survey by renowned travel publication Lonely Planet. 

Two destinations in Vietnam rated among the best places in Southeast Asia

  Feb 08, 2018 17:54:23
NDO – Two locations in Vietnam – Sapa and Hoi An towns – have been named among the top ten places to visit in Southeast Asia in 2018, as selected by the readers of the UK-based travel website Rough Guides. 

CNN continues to promote Hanoi tourism

  Feb 01, 2018 11:34:12
NDO – The US Cable News Network (CNN) will continue to broadcast 30-second promotional videos on Hanoi in 2018, which aim to provide the audience with an insider’s point of view of Vietnam’s vibrant capital. 

Ba Den Mountain to become special tourism site by 2035

  Jan 30, 2018 17:01:53
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a master plan to develop Ba Den (Black Lady) Mountain national tourism site in the southern province of Tay Ninh into a special spiritual and cultural site by 2035. 

Australia – Vietnam Mural Village inaugurated

  Jan 26, 2018 10:55:24
NDO – Cao Lanh city and the Australian Embassy in Vietnam organised a ceremony, on January 26, to inaugurate the Vietnam - Australia mural village at Tan Tich ward, Cao Lanh city, Dong Thap province. 

Temple of Literature launches audio guide service for tourists

  Jan 12, 2018 11:29:33
NDO – The Temple of Literature, a popular tourist attraction in Hanoi, launched an audio guide service for visitors on January 11. 

Ho Chi Minh City-based Tan Dinh Church becomes tourist destination

  Dec 30, 2017 20:30:17
NDO/VNA - Located at 289 Hai Ba Trung Street in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 3, Tan Dinh Church has become a favoured destination for Catholics, as well as tourists, who have come to admire the imposing French-influenced architecture and find peace for their soul.  

Tan Trao tourist site aims to welcome 2 million visitors annually by 2030

  Dec 26, 2017 11:32:52
NDO – Tan Trao National Tourist Site in the northern province of Tuyen Quang aims to welcome 2 million visitors annually, including 35,000 foreigners, and earn total tourism revenues of over VND 1.65 trillion (US$ 72.7 million) by 2030, under a Prime Minister-approved planning project for the site. 

Phong Nha-Ke Bang second in “Top experiences in Vietnam”

  Dec 22, 2017 16:34:27
NDO/VNA - Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in the central province of Quang Binh has come second in a list of the “Top experiences in Vietnam”, according to Lonely Planet, a renowned travel publication. 

Thua Thien-Hue welcomes 1.07 million foreign tourists

  Oct 06, 2017 17:53:26
NDO/VNA – The flow of foreign tourists into the central province of Thua Thien-Hue increased by 31.29 percent to 1.07 million in the first nine months of 2017.  

Hanoi hosts 321,000 foreign visitors in September

  Oct 02, 2017 17:32:33
NDO/VNA – The capital city of Hanoi welcomed 321,000 foreign visitors in September, representing an increase of 5.9 percent compared to the previous month and 89.2 percent annually. 

Vietravel Hanoi to offer five free walking tours to visitors

  Sep 22, 2017 17:45:58
NDO – The Hanoi Free Walking Tour, which will help tourists visiting the capital city to explore local life free of charge, will be launched in October by the Vietravel Hanoi Company.