National festival reflects diversity of Then signing art

National festival reflects diversity of Then signing art

NDO/VNA – The sixth national festival of the art of Then singing and Tinh gourd lute of the Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic groups officially opened in Ha Giang city, the northernmost province of Ha Giang, on May 13.  (May 13, 2018 20:42:12)


Paragliding festival offers stunning aerial views of Mu Cang Chai terraces

  May 11, 2018 11:43:06
NDO – Visitors to Mu Cang Chai district in the northern Yen Bai province this May will be offered the chance to paraglide over the terraced rice fields to enjoy panoramic views of Mu Cang Chai’s well-known landscapes. 

Vietjet to offer promotional tickets from zero Vietnamese dong

  May 08, 2018 11:13:58
NDO – The low-cost carrier Vietjet will launch the biggest promotion of the year “Free up your summer with Vietjet” from May 9 to July 31, with millions of super promotional tickets priced only from VND0, during the golden hours from 12:00 to 14:00, on their website  

Brand identity of Thua Thien - Hue tourism announced

  May 05, 2018 11:54:32
NDO – The branding identity of Thua Thien– Hue tourism was announced on May 4 in a bid to build a distinguished brand for Thua Thien – Hue tourism. 

Nem nuong Cai Rang, a specialty of Can Tho

  May 05, 2018 11:10:16
The Mekong river delta city of Can Tho is well-known for Cai Rang district’s Nem nuong (literally grilled sausage). The dish is a real Vietnamese grilled pork sausage or grilled meatball served with rice noodles or rice as a main course. 

Lao Cai Cultural Tourism Week to be held in June

  May 04, 2018 18:02:30
NDO – The Lao Cai Cultural Tourism Week will take place from June 1 to 9, promising to feature various activities. 

Vietnam continues visa exemptions for five European countries

  May 04, 2018 11:51:29
NDO - Vietnam will renew visa exemptions for a three-year period for the citizens of five Western European countries, including the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy. 

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.  

Khanh Hoa set for bustle of Ponagar Temple Festival

  May 03, 2018 20:44:43
NDO – The traditional Ponagar Temple Festival of Cham ethnic people will take place at the Ponagar Temple Relic Site in the coastal province of Khanh Hoa from May 5 to 8. 

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. 

Ponagar Temple Festival to open in Khanh Hoa

  May 03, 2018 18:07:52
NDO – The annual Ponagar Temple Festival will take place in Khanh Hoa province from May 5 to 8, in commemoration of Goddess Ponagar or Thien Y A Na – Holy Mother of the Cham community in the central region. 

Tourism revenue hit VND 12.9 trillion over four months

  May 02, 2018 12:32:00
NDO – Vietnam’s tourism revenue for the first four months of 2018 is estimated at VND12.9 trillion, up 26.1% against the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

Tourist sites attract big crowds during four-day holiday

  May 02, 2018 11:51:27
NDO – Tourist sites across the country attracted large crowds during the four-day holiday from April 28 to May 1 celebrating the country’s National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day. 

Ao dai festival honour charm of traditional dress

  May 02, 2018 11:06:27
NDO - An Ao dai (traditional long dress) festival was held at the Bia Quoc Hoc stage on May 1 as part of the on-going Hue Festival 2018. 

Crowds flock to tourist attractions during national holidays

  May 01, 2018 20:38:41
NDO/VNA – The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho welcomed nearly 120,000 tourists during the four-day holidays celebrating the country’s National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1).