Sapa and Ninh Binh listed among up-and-coming destinations in Asia

Sapa and Ninh Binh listed among up-and-coming destinations in Asia

NDO – Vietnam’s Sapa Town (in Lao Cai Province) and Ninh Binh Province have been listed among 14 up-and-coming destinations in Asia, which were announced by the US-based travel site TripstoDiscover. (Jul 07, 2020 11:36:22)


Ninh Binh launches new helicopter tour on Trang An complex

  Jun 27, 2020 12:51:35
NDO – Visitors to the Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex in the northern province of Ninh Binh will now have a chance to enjoy the stunning scenic views of the UNESCO-recognised site from above, thanks to a new helicopter tour officially launched on June 26. 

Awakening tourism in heritage village and traditional crafts

  Jun 23, 2020 17:20:59
NDO – Traditional villages possess many cultural values and great potential for tourism development; however, their ways of thinking and creative methods need to be innovated to awaken this potential. 

Young H’mong man opens homestay in Lao Cai

  Jun 19, 2020 17:53:03
NDO – Located on the foot of a slope, Vang Cheo Cho’s cozy homestay facility lies next to a small spring surrounded by a plum garden. He was glad to welcome his first visitors to the homestay after it was temporarily closed due to fear of COVID-19. 

Saluting the sun at Doi Cape in Khanh Hoa

  Jun 15, 2020 09:17:17
NDO – Mui Doi (Doi Cape) is located on Hon Gom Peninsula in Van Thanh Commune, Van Ninh District, Khanh Hoa Province. Viet Nguyen, a reporter of the Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper, recapped his journey to the cape. 

Five Vietnamese places among world’s 20 best backpacking destinations

  Jun 12, 2020 16:49:32
NDO/VNA – Ha Giang, Phong Nha - Ke Bang National Park, Ninh Binh, Ha Long, and Quy Nhon of Vietnam have been listed among the 20 best global destinations for backpackers to visit in 2020, according to recent rankings published by Hostelworld. 

Artists join hands to bring new “clothes” to Tam Thanh Village

  Jun 11, 2020 16:43:07
NDO – The sign board of Tam Thanh Commune is located at the intersection of the communal market and Tam Bien Border Post. The bilingual sign board, in Vietnamese and Korean, reads ‘Lang Bich Hoa Tam Thanh’ (Tam Thanh Mural Village). 

Son Doong among 20 record-breaking natural wonders

  Jun 10, 2020 10:09:43
NDO/VNA - Son Doong, the world’s largest cave located in Vietnam's central province of Quang Binh, has been named among 20 record-breaking natural wonders by the US’s Insider newswire. 

My Son Sanctuary heritage site eyes more tourists

  May 27, 2020 11:35:58
NDO/VNA - The Management Board of the My Son Sanctuary World Cultural Heritage Site is focusing on increasing service quality and offering discounts of 30-50 percent on tickets to attract more visitors to central Quang Nam province as COVID-19 is brought under control in Vietnam. 

Awakening the potential of Quang Binh’s mountainous commune

  May 25, 2020 16:50:34
NDO – Ngan Thuy, a mountainous commune in Le Thuy district in the central province of Quang Binh, is located on road section no.10 that connects the east and west of the Ho Chi Minh Trail. 

Hoi An listed among top 10 cities of the world

  May 24, 2020 14:34:37
NDO – Vietnam’s ancient city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam has been named among the top ten cities of the world by the New York-based Travel + Leisure magazine. 

Sapa’s rose valley sets Vietnam record

  May 24, 2020 14:27:58
NDO – The rose valley in the Sun World Fansipan Legend tourist area in Sapa town, in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, has been recognised as the largest of its kind in Vietnam on May 23. 

Yellow floating rice fields await tourists this week

  May 19, 2020 18:19:14
NDO/VNA – Authorities in the northern province of Ninh Binh are hosting an annual tourism week themed Yellow in Tam Coc - Trang An between May 16 and 22 as the rice season approaches. 

Hoa Lo Prison offers gifts and fresh experience to visitors on reopening day

  May 14, 2020 11:35:24
NDO – Hoa Lo Prison Relic Site in Hanoi is offering gifts to the first 500 tourists upon reopening on May 14, after being closed under social distancing rules for COVID-19 prevention and control. 

Hanoi pedestrian streets to resume operation on mid-May

  May 13, 2020 16:29:35
NDO - The pedestrian area around Hoan Kiem Lake and surrounding areas in downtown Hanoi will reopen for visitors from May 15, as announced by Hoan Kiem District People’s Committee.