Diwali Festival to light up Hanoi

Diwali Festival to light up Hanoi

NDO – The second Diwali Fest 2017, the annual Indian light festival, will be held at the Indian Cultural Centre, No.63 Tran Hung Dao Street, Hoan Kiem District, in Hanoi, at 5pm on October 27. (Oct 23, 2017)


Ok Om Bok festival in Soc Trang provides new features

  Oct 04, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Ok Om Bok Festival, also known as the Festival of Worshipping the Moon, will take place in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang, from October 28 to November 3. 

Nghinh Ong festival kicks off

  Oct 04, 2017
NDO – The 2017 ‘Nghinh Ong’ (Whale Worship) Festival kicked off in the coastal town of Can Thanh, Can Gio district, Ho Chi Minh City, on October 3. 

National festival of Dao ethnic culture opens in Tuyen Quang

  Sep 30, 2017
NDO - The first national festival of Dao ethnic culture and the Tuyen Quang City Festival 2017 officially opened in Tuyen Quang city, the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang on September 29.  

Over 110 pilots join paragliding festival in Yen Bai

  Sep 24, 2017
NDO – A paragliding festival kicked off on September 23 at Mu Cang Chai district’s Khau Pha mountain pass, Yen Bai province, attracting the participation of 111 domestic and foreign pilots.  

Mid-autumn festival opens in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

  Sep 23, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Mid-autumn festival kicked off in front of Dong Xuan Market gate in Hanoi’s Old Quarter on the evening of September 22 with a joyful drum performance and lion dance. 

Programme of National Tourism Year 2018 in Quang Ninh announced

  Sep 23, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on September 22 announced the theme and activities of the National Tourism Year 2018, which will be hosted by the north-eastern province of Quang Ninh.  

Community-based tourism village festival to be held in Hoa Binh

  Sep 19, 2017
NDO - A festival of community-based tourism villages of the North-western provinces is scheduled to be held in Mai Chau district, in the mountainous northern province of Hoa Binh, from September 29 to October 1. 

Traditional fishing festival held in Quang Tri

  Sep 10, 2017
NDO – A traditional fishing festival named ‘Pha Tram’ took place on September 9, in the Tram Tra Loc ecological tourism area, Hai Xuan commune in the Hai lang district of Quang Tri province, attracting a large number of local people and visitors.  

Dong Thap hosts its first lotus festival

  Sep 02, 2017
NDO – The first Lotus Festival opened at Van Mieu Park in Cao Lanh city located in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap on September 1.  

Y Ty Autumn Festival opens in Lao Cai

  Sep 02, 2017
NDO – The Y Ty Autumn Festival officially kicked off in the northern province of Lao Cai on September 2.  

Culture-Tourism Village delights children with various activities in August

  Aug 02, 2017
NDO – A wide variety of unique cultural activities targeting children are being held throughout this August at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town, Hanoi. 

Historic town to host Hoi An-Japan Culture Festival

  Jul 30, 2017
NDO/VNA - The historic city of Hoi An will reenact a 17th century wedding parade held for Princess Ngoc Hoa and Japanese businessman Araki Sotaro in the old quarter as part of the 14th annual Hoi An and Japan Culture Festival from August 18 until August 20.  

Fourth Vietnam-Japan cultural exchange festival kicks off in Da Nang

  Jul 29, 2017
NDO – The fourth Vietnam – Japan cultural exchange festival kicked off in the central coastal city of Da Nang on July 28, bringing together over 100 artists from 60 art troupes from the two countries.  

Moon worshipping festival of Tay ethnic people recognised as national heritage

  Jul 12, 2017
NDO – The Nang Hai festival, in worship of the moon, which is observed annually by the Tay ethnic groups in Tien Thanh commune, Phuc Hoa district, Cao Bang province, has been listed as a national intangible cultural heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.