Lang Co town – A quiet retreat for summer escapes

Lang Co town – A quiet retreat for summer escapes

NDO – The small Lang Co town in Phu Loc district, Thua Thien – Hue province is located on the root of the imposing Hai Van mountain range. Endowed with over 10km long beach sloping gently to the pure water sea to shape an arc with the long and beautiful sand, Lang Co is a quiet note for summer escape.  (Jun 25, 2018 09:43:08)


Doi Son pagoda in Ha Nam gets special national relic status

  May 04, 2018 08:43:17
NDO/VNA – The People’s Committee of Ha Nam province hosted a ceremony on May 3 to receive a certificate recognizing Doi Son (or Long Doi Son) pagoda as a special national relic site and to kick off Doi Son pagoda festival 2018.  

Tourist arrivals to Da Nang surge 14 percent on holidays

  May 03, 2018 18:13:48
NDO/VNA – The number of tourists travelling to the central coastal city of Da Nang reached more than 355,500 over the holidays from April 28 to May 1, a year-on-year surge of 14.2 percent. 

Recognised global geopark title to become a driver for Cao Bang tourism: expert

  Apr 27, 2018 17:38:30
NDO - The Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in the northern province of Cao Bang has been declared as a new member of the UNESCO Global Network of National Geoparks, which will open up a great opportunity for Cao Bang to fuel its tourism growth if the locality can take full advantage of the exceptional values of the geopark, according to Prof. Dr. Ta Hoa Phuong. 

Virtual reality tour of Hue Imperial City to be launched for visitors

  Apr 17, 2018 11:19:28
NDO – The Hue Monument Conservation Centre will launch a virtual reality tour for visitors to Hue Imperial City on April 27. 

Vietnam’s Cao Bang Park declared UNESCO Global Geopark

  Apr 12, 2018 21:41:14
NDO/MOFA – Vietnam’s Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in the northern province of Cao Bang has been recently declared a new member of the UNESCO Global Network of National Geoparks, making it the second Vietnamese geopark to be awarded the title, following the recognition of Dong Van Karst Plateau in Ha Giang province in December 2010.  

Da Nang international fireworks festival prices announced

  Apr 02, 2018 11:54:08
NDO/VNA - Ticket prices for the Da Nang International Fireworks Festival 2018 will range from VND300,000 (US$13.3) to VND2 million (US$88.5) for each night’s performance on Han River banks between April 30 and June 30.  

Culture tours designed to attract tourists to Hanoi

  Mar 22, 2018 17:54:02
NDO/VNA – Hanoi’s culture has been the main inspiration for tour operators to develop their services in order to lure more visitors to the capital city, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.  

Cua Ong temple recognised as special national site

  Mar 19, 2018 11:37:15
NDO – The Quang Ninh provincial authorities held a ceremony on March 18 to open Cua Ong Temple Festival and receive a certificate of merit recognising the temple as a special national historical site.  

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.