HCM City: Ao Dai Festival scheduled for October 11-12
The seventh Ao Dai (traditional long dress) Festival in Ho Chi Minh City will take place at the Vietnam History Museum in District 1 from October 11-12.
Contest on Da Nang’s beautiful moments launched
An online contest ‘Miss Da Nang’ in the form of sharing and spreading beautiful and memorable moments about the natural beauty, daily life and people of Da Nang through articles,…
HCM City to open more pedestrian streets in city centre
HCM City plans to open more pedestrian streets in central District 1 to meet locals and tourists’ entertainment and recreational demands.
“Hanoi - Hue - Saigon Tradition and Development” exhibition opens
An exhibition entitled “Hanoi - Hue - Saigon: Tradition and Development” opened at Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (The Temple of Literature) in Hanoi on October 5.
Hanoi hosts exhibition on sisterly major cities
An exhibition on the traditions and development of three major cities in Vietnam - Hanoi in the north, Hue in the central region, and HCM City in the south - opened at the capital’s Temple of Literature on October 5.
Quality tours at affordable prices needed to stimulate tourism market
High-quality, affordably priced tours are needed to attract local tourists, especially following the second COVID-19 outbreak that occurred this summer, experts have said.
Photo exhibition and dance festival mark Hanoi’s Liberation Day
A photo exhibition entitled ‘Thang Long - Hanoi: Historical Milestones’ opened in the pedestrian area along Dinh Tien Hoang Street in Hanoi on October 3 as an event to mark the 1010th anniversary of Thang Long - Hanoi and the 66th anniversary of the capital city's Liberation Day (October 10, 1954-2020).
Vibrant atmosphere return to northern tourism sites
Hotels and other lodging facilities near the special national heritage Mu Cang Chai Terraced Field in the northern province of Yen Bai has been packed with holiday-makers those days as the Covid-19 pandemic has been brought under control.
Da Nang to host first tourists after Covid-19 resurgence
The Department of Tourism of Da Nang, in cooperation with Vietnam Airlines, will host the first tourists to visit the central city after the resurgence of COVID-19 in late July.
Hanoi aims to receive 39 million tourists by 2025
Hanoi has set itself a target to greet 35-39 million tourists by 2025, including 8-9 million foreigners, earning about 151 trillion VND (6.53 billion USD), under the city’s recently-launched tourism development strategy with a view to 2030.
Can Gio’s Whale Worshiping Festival features various attractive activities
A large number of locals and tourists flocked to the 2020 “Nghinh Ong” (Whale Worshiping) Festival which opened in Can Thanh Town, Can Gio District, Ho Chi Minh City, on September 30.
Synchronous and effective measures needed for tourism stimulation
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) on September 18 officially launched the second domestic tourism stimulation programme themed “Safe and attractive Vietnamese tourism”, which will be implemented in the latter half of this year.
Vietnam welcomes just 44,000 foreign arrivals in the third quarter of this year
Only 44,000 foreign visitors arrived in Vietnam during the third quarter of this year, equivalent to just 1% of the figure in the same period last year, the General Statistics Office reported on September 29.
Vietnam responds to World Tourism Day
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has sent an official dispatch to the departments of culture, sports and tourism along with other tourism departments across the country to respond to World Tourism Day (September 27) under the theme “Tourism and Rural Development”.
Various activities held to celebrate mid-autumn festival in Hanoi
A wide variety of attractive activities will be held in the Hanoi Old Quarter in Hoan Kiem District from September 25 to October 1, creating a meaningful playground for children.