Bicycle tourism service launched in Hue city

Updated at 09:20:09 10/23/2019 (Views: 2)

A public bicycle service has been piloted in Hue imperial city in Thua Thien – Hue propvince, making it the first locality in Vietnam to offer this tourism service.

  • Hanoi to promote tourism in Japan in late October

    Updated at 10:16:40 10/21/2019 (Views: 5)

    The Hanoi Promotion Agency (HPA) will launch a tourism promotion programme in Japan and join the Tourism Expo Japan (JATA) 2019 in Osaka later this month, aiming to further exploit the nearly 127 million-strong market.

  • Vietnam makes list of world’s top 30 countries to work, make friends, raise family

    Updated at 10:59:10 10/08/2019 (Views: 19)

    Vietnam has taken the second spot out of the world’s top 30 countries to work, make friends and raise a family in 2019, according to the US financial and business news website Business Insider.

  • Ban Gioc waterfall festival kicks off in Cao Bang

    Updated at 08:36:28 10/07/2019 (Views: 22)

    The 2019 Ban Gioc waterfall festival opened in the northern border province of Cao Bang on October 5.

  • Ha Long city develops sustainable tourism

    Updated at 10:50:27 10/03/2019 (Views: 19)

    Ha Long city in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh is striving to develop sustainable tourism, especially promoting the world natural heritage site of Ha Long Bay.

  • More than 2,000 people join beach cleaning in Da Nang

    Updated at 09:56:51 09/30/2019 (Views: 15)

    More than 2,000 people engaged in a programme to clean beaches in Da Nang on September 28.

  • Vietnam welcomes 12.9 million foreign visitors

    Updated at 09:50:58 09/30/2019 (Views: 19)

    More than 12.9 million foreign tourists have chosen Vietnam as their destination over the last nine months, up 10.8 percent year on year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

  • Vietnam nominated for six prizes at 2019 World Travel Awards

    Updated at 10:32:42 09/24/2019 (Views: 25)

    Vietnam has been nominated for six prestigious prizes at the 2019 World Travel Awards (WTA) which is scheduled to take place later this year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

  • Vietnam nominated in six categories of world travel awards

    Updated at 10:19:28 09/18/2019 (Views: 41)

    Vietnam has been listed among nominees in six world’s leading categories of the annual prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2019.

  • Public-private partnership creates incentive for tourism development

    Updated at 10:31:33 09/13/2019 (Views: 45)

    Attracting investment and taking advantage of all social resources to accelerate tourism growth is the direction being applied by many localities, including Ninh Binh and Ha Nam. Situating in the southwest of the Red River Delta, the two provinces possess a lot of natural resources and cultural heritages and can cooperate with each other to improve tourism competitiveness.

  • Vietnam jumps four places in WEF tourism competitiveness ranking

    Updated at 09:20:08 09/10/2019 (Views: 57)

    Vietnam ranks 63rd among 140 countries and territories in the recently released Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2019, jumping four places compared to the latest 2017 ranking.

  • HCM City connects tourism with Mekong Delta

    Updated at 09:47:08 09/05/2019 (Views: 42)

    A forum was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 4 to promote sustainable tourism connectivity between the southern economic hub and the 13 city and provinces in the Mekong Delta.

  • More than 50,000 people pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

    Updated at 10:17:03 09/03/2019 (Views: 44)

    As many as 50,066 people, including 1,462 foreigners, paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum in Hanoi during the National Day holiday which lasts from August 31 to September 2.

  • Hoi An tops CNN’s list of 13 most beautiful towns in Asia

    Updated at 10:14:39 09/03/2019 (Views: 43)

    The ancient town of Hoi An in Vietnam’s central province of Quang Nam has topped the list of the 13 most beautiful towns throughout Asia compiled by CNN travel.

  • Foreign arrivals surge over 14 percent in August

    Updated at 14:08:15 08/30/2019 (Views: 50)

    The number of foreign visitors to Vietnam in August is estimated to rise over 14 percent month-on-month to 1.51 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

  • Tourist arrivals in Hanoi grow 9.5 percent in eight months

    Updated at 10:06:07 08/29/2019 (Views: 47)

    Hanoi welcomed over 19.3 million tourists in the first eight months of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 9.5 percent, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.

  • Meeting discusses National Tourism Year 2020

    Updated at 09:10:37 08/22/2019 (Views: 59)

    The Steering Committee for National Tourism Year 2020 – Ninh Binh convened the first meeting in Hanoi on August 21.

  • Son Doong named among world’s greatest adventurous tours

    Updated at 10:12:40 08/20/2019 (Views: 52)

    The tour through Son Doong Cave in Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park in the central province of Quang Binh has been listed among the top adventures in the world by British TV channel Dave.

  • Da Nang emerges as favourite destination for Japanese investors

    Updated at 10:33:45 08/08/2019 (Views: 61)

    After lagging behind other provinces and cities nationwide in attracting Japanese investment, the central city of Da Nang has emerged as a popular destination for investors from the Land of the Rising Sun.

  • Airports in Hai Phong, Quang Ninh closed due to storm Wipha

    Updated at 09:48:46 08/02/2019 (Views: 74)

    The Cat Bi airport in the northern port city of Hai Phong and Van Don airport in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh will be temporarily closed from 12:00 on August 2 to 12:00 on August 3 due to the approaching storm Wipha. 

  • Ben Tre festival promotes coconut industry

    Updated at 10:20:42 08/01/2019 (Views: 61)

    The 5th Coconut Festival will be held in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre from November 14-20, heard a press conference held by the provincial People’s Committee in Hanoi on July 31.

  • Australian tourists are top spenders in Vietnam: report

    Updated at 10:10:46 07/30/2019 (Views: 64)

    The average spending by tourists from China, the largest source of visitors to Vietnam, is much lower than that of other nationalities, according to a report by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism

  • Ha Long Bay ranked in top 10 most beautiful sunrise spots in world

    Updated at 10:02:14 07/25/2019 (Views: 76)

    Ha Long Bay in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh has been listed among the world’s most beautiful sunrise spots in 2019 by the Microsoft Network (MSN).

  • Mekong Delta develops new tourism products

    Updated at 09:55:21 07/23/2019 (Views: 83)

    The Mekong Delta region enjoyed a boost in tourist arrivals in the first half of the year as a result of efforts to diversify tourism products and services, authorities have said.

  • Vietnam Airlines launches Da Nang – Busan air route

    Updated at 10:47:00 07/22/2019 (Views: 88)

    National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on July 21 launched a direct air route linking the central city of Da Nang and Busan city of the Republic of Korea, with the aim of meeting the rising travel demand between the two countries.

  • Thien Duong Cave sets Asian record for unique stalactites, stalagmites

    Updated at 08:36:47 07/22/2019 (Views: 82)

    Thien Duong (Paradise) Cave in the Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park, the central province of Quang Binh, has been recognised as the one with the most unique and magnificent system of stalactites and stalagmites in Asia.

  • Winners of Vietnam Tourism Awards 2019 honoured

    Updated at 08:28:36 07/19/2019 (Views: 81)

    Vietnam's top tourism awards have been handed out in Hanoi, honouring organisations, enterprises and individuals.

  • Ba Ria – Vung Tau promotes marine economy, eco-tourism

    Updated at 11:01:04 07/17/2019 (Views: 83)

    The southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau is improving connections between its Cai Mep-Thi Vai Port complex and surrounding provinces to strengthen its marine economy, and promoting environmentally friendly projects to develop its tourism sector.

  • Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam intensify tourism connectivity

    Updated at 10:55:37 07/16/2019 (Views: 70)

    The building of a plan on tourism development at the Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Area was the main topic of a seminar in Pleiku city, the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai, on July 15.

  • Aviation sector serves 38.5 million passengers in H1

    Updated at 10:52:15 07/16/2019 (Views: 71)

    The aviation sector served 38.5 million passengers in the first six months of this year, a year-on-year rise of 9.4 percent, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).

  • Hoi An named world’s best city by Travel & Leisure

    Updated at 09:58:48 07/15/2019 (Views: 102)

    The ancient city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam topped the list of 15 best cities in the world in a recent readers’ vote of the US travel magazine Travel & Leisure.