NDO/VNA - Boasting crystal turquoise sea and a placid atmosphere, Con Dao island in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau has been named by the US Cable News Network (CNN) as one of Asia’s paradise seas. (Mar 17, 2017)
NDO—The number of visitors to the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Dong Mo Tourism Area in Son Tay Town, Hanoi, reached 500,000 on December 26, 2016, marking an increase of 200% compared to last year.
NDO – Located about 45 kilometres from Ha Long City, Yen Tu Mountain welcomes a large number of Buddhist pilgrims across the country during Tet (the Lunar New Year Festival), who come there to worship Buddha while looking back over the past year and praying for a New Year full of peace and happiness.
NDO/VNA – Nearly 25,000 tourists, including 17,657 foreigners, visited the Hue imperial relic site in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue during the three-day national holiday from December 31 to January 2.
NDO – Hanoi city has earned over VND62 trillion from tourism this year, up 13% year on year, attracting more than 21.8 million visitors, with over 4 million international visitor arrivals, according to Hanoi Department of Tourism.
NDO – A wide variety of unique cultural and tourism activities are scheduled to take place in the central cities of Da Nang and Hoi An of Quang Nam province to welcome in the New Year 2017 over the coming days.
NDO – Two Vietnamese towns, Da Lat in Lam Dong province and Sa Pa in Lao cai province, have entered the new list of the top 10 rising destinations in Asia in 2017 by popular travel booking site Trip Advisor.
NDO - The Trang An landscape complex was officially recognised as a World Cultural and Natural Heritage in 2014 and the first mixed natural and cultural heritage in Vietnam and Southeast Asia area. The title has helped to improve the image and tourism brand name of Ninh Binh province in particular and Vietnam in general, contributing to the development of the province into a large tourism centre of the Red River Delta and the country.