Bulgarian Rose Festival to take place in Hanoi

Bulgarian Rose Festival to take place in Hanoi

NDO – The second Bulgarian Rose and Friends Festival 2018 will be held at the West Lake Water Park, in Hanoi, from March 8-11, with 1,000 rose trees imported from Bulgaria to be on display. (Feb 28, 2018)


Sa Huynh fishermen celebrate first sailing of new lunar year

  Feb 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – A sailing festival took place in the central province of Quang Ngai’s Sa Huynh port in Pho Thanh commune, Duc Pho district on February 18 to mark the first day at sea of local fishermen in the lunar year. 

Exploring Dap Noi festival of Tay and Nung people in Cao Bang province

  Feb 17, 2018
NDO – For people in the northern province of Cao Bang, festivals are celebrated every month of the year. Each month is dedicated to observing a specific festival, which is unique and different from the others. The end of the first lunar month is the time for the Tay and Nung people in the province to hold their Dap Noi festival.  

Most Chinese travellers willing to stay at B&Bs: survey

  Feb 06, 2018
About two-thirds of travellers in China said they would choose to stay at bed and breakfasts or home-style guesthouses while travelling, according to a survey released by the China Youth Daily on February 6. 

Tulip flower festival to open in Nha Trang

  Feb 05, 2018
NDO – The largest tulip flower festival in Vietnam will take place at Vinpearl Nha Trang from February 8 to March 2 (from the 23rd day of the 12th lunar month to the 15th day of the first lunar month). 

Tet market to be held at Metropole Hanoi hotel

  Jan 26, 2018
NDO – A unique market space featuring the ancient architectural features of Hanoi will be re-enacted in the garden of the Sofitel Legend Metropole hotel - a hundred-year-old hotel in Hanoi, from February 3-7.  

Nguyen Hue Flower Street to bloom for Tet holiday

  Jan 24, 2018
NDO – The Nguyen Hue Flower Street 2017, the biggest annual event welcoming the lunar New Year, will be opened to the public on the evening of February 13.  

Dien Bien hosts first cherry blossom festival

  Jan 06, 2018
NDO/VNA – A cherry blossom festival opened for the first time in the north-western province of Dien Bien on January 6.  

Message from the ‘land of flowers’

  Dec 30, 2017
NDO – Despite not being the origin of the plantation for flowers, with its own advantages, Da Lat city (Lam Dong province) has changed from a land of mountains and hills into the ‘kingdom of flowers’ in Vietnam.  

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.  

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.  

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. 

Korean Day opens in Quang Nam province

  Dec 16, 2017
NDO – The Korean Day programme kicked off in the central coastal province of Quang Nam on December 15.  

Tourism programme promotes heritage sites in Viet Bac region

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO – A ceremony was held at Ba Be Lake in the mountainous northern province of Bac Kan on November 18, to open the ninth tourism programme entitled ‘Through Viet Bac Heritage Sites’ and Ba Be – Bac Kan tourism week.