Ba Ria- Vung Tau develops high-quality tourism

Ba Ria- Vung Tau develops high-quality tourism

NDO – The Politburo has issued a resolution on developing tourism into a spearhead economic sector by 2020, with the aim of contributing 10% to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), up from the current 6.8%. Accordingly, over the past few years, Ba Ria - Vung Tau province has deployed many solutions to support enterprises to "renew" their tours; and diversify and improve the quality of tourist products. (Jan 06, 2018 20:56:25)


Ba Den Mountain to become special tourism site by 2035

  Jan 30, 2018 17:01:53
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a master plan to develop Ba Den (Black Lady) Mountain national tourism site in the southern province of Tay Ninh into a special spiritual and cultural site by 2035. 

Australia – Vietnam Mural Village inaugurated

  Jan 26, 2018 10:55:24
NDO – Cao Lanh city and the Australian Embassy in Vietnam organised a ceremony, on January 26, to inaugurate the Vietnam - Australia mural village at Tan Tich ward, Cao Lanh city, Dong Thap province. 

Temple of Literature launches audio guide service for tourists

  Jan 12, 2018 11:29:33
NDO – The Temple of Literature, a popular tourist attraction in Hanoi, launched an audio guide service for visitors on January 11. 

Ho Chi Minh City-based Tan Dinh Church becomes tourist destination

  Dec 30, 2017 20:30:17
NDO/VNA - Located at 289 Hai Ba Trung Street in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 3, Tan Dinh Church has become a favoured destination for Catholics, as well as tourists, who have come to admire the imposing French-influenced architecture and find peace for their soul.  

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

  Dec 26, 2017 11:32:52
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. 

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

  Dec 22, 2017 16:34:27
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. 

Thua Thien-Hue welcomes 1.07 million foreign tourists

  Oct 06, 2017 17:53:26
NDO/VNA – The flow of foreign tourists into the central province of Thua Thien-Hue increased by 31.29 percent to 1.07 million in the first nine months of 2017.  

Hanoi hosts 321,000 foreign visitors in September

  Oct 02, 2017 17:32:33
NDO/VNA – The capital city of Hanoi welcomed 321,000 foreign visitors in September, representing an increase of 5.9 percent compared to the previous month and 89.2 percent annually. 

Vietravel Hanoi to offer five free walking tours to visitors

  Sep 22, 2017 17:45:58
NDO – The Hanoi Free Walking Tour, which will help tourists visiting the capital city to explore local life free of charge, will be launched in October by the Vietravel Hanoi Company.  

Tra Vinh – An attractive destination for tourists to the Southwest region

  Sep 06, 2017 17:37:43
NDO – Around 130 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh City, Tra Vinh province possesses rich potential in both natural landscapes and culture and is considered as an attractive destination for visitors to the Southwest region. 

Hoi An among 15 world’s best cities

  Jul 18, 2017 17:55:52
NDO/VNA – The ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam was named among the 15 best cities of the world in a recent readers’ vote of the US travel magazine Travel & Leisure.  

RoK tops the list of foreign visitors to Thua Thien-Hue

  Jul 15, 2017 18:33:32
NDO/VNA – The central province of Thua Thien Hue welcomed 414,500 international visitors in the first half of this year, up 6.76% annually, with tourists from the Republic of Korea (RoK) topping the list.  

Hanoi Opera House virtual tour launched

  Jul 12, 2017 18:00:50
NDO – The virtual tour of Hanoi Opera House, under the digitalisation project of cultural heritages implemented by the Institute Francophone International, was officially launched at a ceremony in Hanoi, on July 12. 

Ho Chi Minh City ranks among best cities for solo travellers

  Jul 07, 2017 17:21:50
NDO – Airbnb has listed Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City among the top 10 best cities for solo travellers.