Hanoi: First foreign visitors of 2018 receive warm welcome

Hanoi: First foreign visitors of 2018 receive warm welcome

NDO/ VNA – Lebreton Didier, a passenger on Vietnam Airlines’ flight VN18 which landed at Noi Bai International Airport on the morning of January 1, became the first foreigner to set foot in Hanoi in 2018.  (Jan 01, 2018)

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Thirty ‘five-star’ carriages to be used for Tet holiday

  Dec 28, 2017
NDO – A ceremony was held by the Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) in Hanoi on December 27 to receive 30 ‘five-star’ carriages in order to serve passengers during the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday. 

Many essential policies for tourism development

  Dec 28, 2017
NDO – According to report by Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Vietnamese tourism sector welcomed 13 million international visitors and served 73.2 million domestic tourists in 2017, earning VND510.9 trillion. 

13 million foreigners spend holidays in Vietnam in 2017

  Dec 27, 2017
NDO/VNA – About 13 million foreigners chose Vietnam as their holiday destination in 2017, which is considered a record of the tourism sector and marked a year-on-year rise of nearly 3 million in the number of foreign visitors for the first time. 

Hoi An welcomes New Year 2018

  Dec 27, 2017
NDO/VNA – The UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam is holding a programme themed “Welcome the 2018 New Year” from December 24 to January 2. 

Tan Trao tourist site aims to welcome 2 million visitors annually by 2030

  Dec 26, 2017
NDO – Tan Trao National Tourist Site in the northern province of Tuyen Quang aims to welcome 2 million visitors annually, including 35,000 foreigners, and earn total tourism revenues of over VND 1.65 trillion (US$ 72.7 million) by 2030, under a Prime Minister-approved planning project for the site. 

Free wine for visitors at Da Lat Flower Festival

  Dec 25, 2017
NDO/VNA – More than 700 litres of free wine were served at the 7th Da Lat Flower Festival in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on December 24. 

Sapa Festival provides ultimate winter experience to visitors

  Dec 24, 2017
NDO – The second Sapa Winter Festival opened in Sapa town in the northern province of Lao Cai on the evening of December 23, promising to bring ultimate winter experience for visitors for the Christmas and New Year celebrations.  

Tung lamaow - A specialty of Cham people

  Dec 24, 2017
Tung lamaow is a famous traditional dish of Cham people in the border town of Chau Doc in An Giang Province.  

Da Lat Flower Festival kicks off with colourful parade

  Dec 24, 2017
NDO – Da Lat Flower Festival, a biennial event in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, kicked off on December 23 with a colourful floral parade.  

Khanh Hoa welcomes two millionth tourist in 2017

  Dec 23, 2017
NDO - A tourist from the Republic of Korea has become the two-millionth visitor to travel to the central province of Khanh Hoa on December 23.  

Activity introduces Da Lat’s farm specialties

  Dec 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – A street introducing tea, coffee, wine and specialties of Da Lat city, the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong opened on December 22.  

Dong Van Stone Plateau tourism development plan approved

  Dec 23, 2017
NDO - The Prime Minister has recently approved the Dong Van Stone Plateau development plan to 2025 with a vision to 2030, with an aim of turning it into a national tourism centre.  

Phong Nha-Ke Bang second in “Top experiences in Vietnam”

  Dec 22, 2017
NDO/VNA - Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in the central province of Quang Binh has come second in a list of the “Top experiences in Vietnam”, according to Lonely Planet, a renowned travel publication. 

Sa Pa Winter Festival 2017 opens

  Dec 22, 2017
NDO – Sa Pa Winter Festival 2017 officially opened in Sa Pa district, Lao Cai province, on December 22, as part of the activities during the 2017 National Tourism Year in Lao Cai province.