Hue imperial relic site lures thousands of visitors on holiday

Hue imperial relic site lures thousands of visitors on holiday

NDO/VNA – Nearly 25,000 tourists, including 17,657 foreigners, visited the Hue imperial relic site in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue during the three-day national holiday from December 31 to January 2.  (Jan 03, 2017)


Preserving and promoting values of Trang An landscape complex

  Dec 11, 2016
NDO - The Trang An landscape complex was officially recognised as a World Cultural and Natural Heritage in 2014 and the first mixed natural and cultural heritage in Vietnam and Southeast Asia area. The title has helped to improve the image and tourism brand name of Ninh Binh province in particular and Vietnam in general, contributing to the development of the province into a large tourism centre of the Red River Delta and the country.  

Hai Nam Assembly Hall in Hoi An opens to tourists

  Nov 23, 2016
NDO—Hai Nam Assembly Hall has become a new sightseeing spot in the ancient town of Hoi An since it formally opened to the public on November 23. 

Developing tourism in the Mekong River Delta region

  Nov 23, 2016
NDO - The Prime Minister has approved the overall planning and a master plan for developing tourism in the Mekong River Delta region until 2020 with a vision extending to 2030. 

Electric car service to be launched in Hoi An

  Nov 14, 2016
NDO—Quang Nam’s provincial People’s Committee has approved a plan on conducting the pilot scheme of using electric cars to carry tourists in Hoi An city from January 1, 2017.  

Hanoi, HCM City see good growth of tourism revenue

  Nov 11, 2016
NDO – In the first ten months of 2016, the revenue of Ho Chi Minh City’s tourism industry amounted to VND80 trillion while Hanoi’s reached over VND50 trillion. 

VND90 billion to develop eco-tourism at Tram Chim National Park

  Nov 08, 2016
NDO—The People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has approved a VND90 billion infrastructure construction project, which aims to sustainable develop eco-tourism in Tram Chim National Park. 

Master plan built for Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam

  Nov 03, 2016
NDO - Hanoi’s municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will develop a master plan for the preservation and promotion of the value of Van Mieu–Quoc Tu Giam (The Temple of Literature).  

Tourist route to be opened to Con Co Island

  Nov 01, 2016
NDO—Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has accepted an initiative by the People’s Committee of the central province of Quang Tri on opening tourist routes to its Con Co Island District. 

New terminal improves boat tours in Ha Long Bay

  Oct 25, 2016
NDO—A new terminal on Tuan Chau Island in Ha Long Bay was inaugurated on October 25 in an effort to improve the quality of boat tours around the UNESCO World Heritage site.  

Vietnam listed among world’s cheapest destinations

  Oct 24, 2016
NDO—Vietnam has been rated by leading Australia-based travel website News as among cheapest destinations for tourists in the world. 

Improving position of Bau Truc pottery brand in Vietnamese tourism

  Oct 23, 2016
NDO—Bau Truc Pottery Village in Phuoc Dan Town, Ninh Phuoc District is known as the only Cham pottery village in the south-central coastal province of Ninh Thuan and one of the most ancient in Southeast Asia. 

Cultural week honouring Mu Cang Chai terraced paddy fields opens

  Sep 19, 2016
NDO/VNA - A cultural-tourism week honouring the terraced paddy fields of Mu Cang Chai district in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai opened with a ceremony on September 18. 

Dossier to seek recognition of Ha Long–Cat Ba as world natural heritage site

  Sep 13, 2016
NDO/VNA—A dossier will be prepared to propose the expansion of the world natural heritage site that is Ha Long Bay, which is in Vietnam’s northern province of Quang Ninh, to include Cat Ba Archipelago in nearby Hai Phong City. 

Hanoi welcomes over 207,000 visitors during National Day holiday

  Sep 06, 2016
NDO — Hanoi’s tourism sector welcomed over 207,000 visitors during the National Day holiday from September 2-6, a year-on-year rise of 22%, according to the Hanoi Department of Tourism.