TAGs: Tourism

Hanoi to host diverse cultural activities in October

01/10/2018 15:15

PSNews – On the occasion of the 64th anniversary of Hanoi’s Liberation Day (October 10, 1954-2018), the Hanoi Old Quarter Management Board in collaboration with A Designer Fashion Academy – Hanoi and artisans from craft villages will host a series of diverse cultural activities from October 5-7.

Cultural, tourism festival kicks off in Ha Giang

28/09/2018 21:10

A cultural and tourism festival promoting the beauty of Hoang Su Phi’s terraced fields and ethnic culture is due to kick off in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on September 28. 

Japanese travel agencies on FAM trip to experience Hue

27/09/2018 13:59

A delegation of 11 Japanese travel agencies made a familiarisation (FAM) trip to the city of Hue, in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, on September 23-25 to experience the local tourist attractions and culture.

Vietnam promotes tourism in US

21/09/2018 15:09

“A soulful Vietnam” – a Vietnamese tourism promotion event - was held in Washington D.C., the US, the Southeast Asian country’s fifth largest tourism market, on September 19.

Vietnam, Indonesia discuss tourism cooperation

31/07/2018 17:21

Vietnamese Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Sanh Chau attended a workshop with representatives of Indonesian tourism authorities to discuss ways to promote tourism and share experiences of developing tourism at UNESCO World Heritage sites in Bali on July 30.

Chasing the sunset on Phu Quoc Island

28/07/2018 23:10

Diving into the jade waters of Phu Quoc would satisfy every visitor coming to Vietnam’s largest island. But there is one thing worth trying once in a lifetime - enjoying the exquisite beauty of the southernmost island at sunset.

Lake neighborhood develops community tourism

20/07/2018 20:33

Lake Ba Be in the northern province of Bac Kan is Vietnam’s largest and one of the 100 largest fresh water lakes in the world. The stunning lake and distinctive culture of local ethnic people living nearby have made the lake neigbourhood an attraction to visitors.

Quang Ngai develops Ly Son Marine Protected Area

17/07/2018 10:24

PSNews – Recently, the Quang Ngai Provincial People’s Committee announced that they has allocated funds of VND42 billion to protect and develop ecosystem recovery and biodiversity supervision of the Ly Son Marine Protected Area (MPA) for the 2018 – 2022 period. 

Tam Dao: Heavenly weekend retreat near Hanoi

08/07/2018 19:42

Tam Dao, a small mountainous town in the northern province of Vinh Phuc, just 70km from Hanoi, has made it an attractive destination for visitors on weekends and holidays thanks to its cool weather throughout the year like Da Lat and Sa Pa.

Construction of Sapa Airport to be started before 2020

08/07/2018 13:24

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).

Da Nang enjoys increasing number of tourists

25/06/2018 22:09

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 tells legend of Mong ethnic couple

11/06/2018 13:10

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.