Eighty paragliders from Vietnam and Laos joined the Da Nang Open Paragliding Championship 2019 themed “Fly over Tien Sa” in the central city of Da Nang on July 27.
Community-based tourism represents a friendly and sustainable form of tourism development for many localities, including the northern border province of Lang Son.
The first Fansipan horse racing kicked off in Sa Pa town of the northern province of Lao Cai on June 21, aiming to make the traditional sport activity in the north-western region a draw to visitors to the province.
“Vietnam Sightseeing” double-decker buses were put into operation in Ha Long city, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, on June 18.
On 12th June 2019, at The Cityview Hong Kong Hotel, Danang Center for Tourism Promotion (Danang Department of Tourism) organizes Danang Tourism Presentation to promote tourism products and services in Danang, connect tourism firms in Hong Kong and Danang as well as promoting the direct flight Hong Kong – Danang, operated by Jetstar Pacific Airlines.
PSNews - The 2019 Bac Ha Horse Racing Festival officially opened on May 31. This is part of the Bac Ha White Highland Festival 2019 organized by the Tourism Authority of Lao Cai Province and the People’s Committee of Bac Ha District to tap tourism potentials of the locality and promote Lao Cai as a tourist destination in the country.
Vietnamese diva My Tam and singer Trong Tan will perform songs espousing the beauty of the Han River in Da Nang and the Volga of Russia in the opening performance of the Da Nang International Fireworks Festival on June 1.
PSNews - The Hanoi Municipal People's Committee has just issued Plan No. 109-KH / UBND on prevention and control of harmful effects of tobacco in the period of 2019-2020.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) is inviting travel agencies, hotels and resorts across the country to participate in a programme to promote Vietnamese tourism in the Republic of Korea (RoK), scheduled to take place from June 25-30.
It’s that time of the year again when UAE residents make those last-minute travel plans to jet off for the Eid Al Fitr holidays.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism opened an exhibition featuring Vietnamese lacquer paintings in Moscow on May 23 as part of activities within the “Vietnamese Culture Days in Russia 2019” from May 21-28.
The Ninh Binh tourism week 2019, themed “The Golden Colour of Tam Coc – Trang An”, will be held from May 18-25, with a wide range of activities.
The Pearl Island – Phu Quoc – in the southern province of Kien Giang province welcomed over 72,500 tourists, including 7,950 foreigners, during the five-day holiday of National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1), up 45 percent and 39 percent year-on-year, respectively.
PSNews - The Ironman 70.3 Asian-Pacific Championship, taking place from May 9 to 12 in Da Nang, is expected to attract more than 2,200 athletes from 50 countries with the total prize pool is up to 75,000 USD.
Local authorities in the northern province of Bac Giang have started initial steps to restore ancient relics on the West Yen Tu mountain range, where King-Monk Tran Nhan Tong (1258-1308) studied and practiced Buddhism.
An Bang beach in central Vietnam has been voted among the 25 best beaches in Asia by readers of TripAdvisor, the world’s most popular travel guide and review website.
PSNews – In addition to various well-known places, Hoi An has more to offer to tourists, including a visit to Van Thanh village, Cam Lang commune, where visitors can experience a tour on basket boats exploring the Bay Mau mangrove palm forest.
PSNews - The ancient capital of Hue has welcomed a large number of tourists visiting famous tombs, temples and pagodas during the Lunar New Year season (Tet).
Vietnamese Ambassador to India Pham Sanh Chau has suggested Vietnam and Gujarat state, and India in general, step up cooperation in such areas as farm produce, food, garments-textiles, pharmaceutical products and tourism.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has advised the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong to capitalize on its strengths in agriculture, tourism, and mining for its future overall development.