The People’s Committee of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai has proposed the Ministry of Transport to consider the approval of building Sapa Airport at a total capital of VND5,800 billion (US$252 million).
The popularity of Hoi An, which has been a top tourist destination in Vietnam for decades now, continues go grow.
PSNews – The estimated total number of tourists to Da Nang in the first half of 2018 is at over 4 million, a rise of 29.4% compared with the same period of 2017, according to the Department of Tourism of Da Nang.
Lung Khuy cave is a tourist attraction in the Dong Van Karst Plateau with its primitive stalactites and stalagmites. The cave is associated with a legendary tale about a Mong ethnic couple.
Hanoi served more than 13 million tourists in the first five months of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 10 percent.
Endowed with natural advantages for sea and island tourism, the northeastern province of Quang Ninh is working to promote its tourism brand abroad and become an international tourism hub by 2030.
Boasting various tourist attractions like Quan Am Nam Hai festival, Xiem Can pagoda and bird sanctuary, among others, the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu will splash out VND1.35 trillion (US$59.4 million) on various solutions to local tourism development until 2020 with a vision until 2030.
Tien Hai is the only island commune in Ha Tien district, southern province of Kien Giang. The commune also has another name: Hai Tac (Pirates) Archipelago. It boasts 16 islands and total area of 283 hectares.
Thua Thien-Hue province has been taking numerous measures to truly turn tourism into a spearhead industry, and these efforts have resulted in encouraging outcomes.
A paragliding festival is scheduled to take place from May 18-20 on Khau Pha mountain pass in Mu Cang Chai district of the northwestern province of Yen Bai.
The New York-based travel site Thrillist has included Cat Co 2 on the northern Cat Ba Island and Thom Beach on the southern island of Phu Quoc on its list of the best seaside getaways in Vietnam.
PSNews - Can Tho welcomed nearly 120,000 tourists, including 6,850 foreign ones, during the recent four-day vacation when the nation was celebrating the National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1), a rise of 16.4% compared with the same period last year, according to the Can Tho Municipal Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism.
The Da Nang International Fireworks Festival (DIFF) 2018, themed “The Legends of Bridges”, kicked off on the banks of the Han River in the evening of April 30.
The number of foreign visitors arriving in Vietnam in April was estimated at 1.3 million, raising the total figure for the first four months of 2018 to 5.5 million, up 29.5% over the same period last year.
PSNews – Over 20,000 people from all over the country gathered at the square of Sam Son beach to attend the opening ceremony of the Sam Son Beach Festival 2018.
Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in the northern border province of Cao Bang was recognised as a global geopark by the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council in Paris on April 12.
The central province of Quang Binh has stepped up activities to stimulate tourism demand, aiming to welcome 3.5 million tourists this year.
A new daily tour from Hanoi to the northern province of Phu Tho, the land of the mythical Hung Kings, was recently launched.
Da Nang city has become a popular tourist destination for having one of the 6 most beautiful beaches in the world.
Former imperial capital city of Hue received 1.5 million foreign tourists last year, increasing by 42.5 percent in 2016.