Son Doong listed among dream destinations in 2019

Son Doong listed among dream destinations in 2019

NDO – The world’s largest known cave, Son Doong, in Quang Binh province, has been named as one of the dream destinations of 2019 in an article by the prestigious travel guide company Lonely Planet. (Jan 04, 2019 11:56:39)


Stunning flower spots in Hanoi in early days of winter

  Dec 06, 2018 09:57:07
NDO – Basked in the gentle, chilly air and pleasant sunshine, the early days of winter are arguably a good time to explore Hanoi, as its many fields and green spaces bloom with flowers. 

Hanoi Zoo recognised as tourist site

  Dec 05, 2018 11:22:11
NDO – Hanoi Zoo, in Ba Dinh district, Hanoi, was recognised as a tourist site according to a recent decision approved by the Hanoi city People’s Committee. 

Exploring serene Lan Ha Bay – the “second” Ha Long bay of Vietnam

  Dec 04, 2018 09:39:47
NDO – With around 400 islands covered with diversified species of plants, Lan Ha Bay in Cat Ba island district, in the northern port city of Hai Phong, has risen to become a “second” Ha Long Bay of Vietnam on the tourist map. 

Visitors to gain free entrance to Hoi An ancient town

  Nov 29, 2018 12:07:37
NDO – Visitors will enjoy free entrance to Hoi An ancient town, a tourist attraction in Hoi An city, on December 4, as part of activities to mark the 19th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Hoi An ancient town as a world heritage site. 

Da Lat: Pink grass festival opens at foot of Lang Biang mountain

  Nov 25, 2018 14:59:22
NDO – The second Lang Biang Pink Grass Festival opened in the area surrounding Dankia-Suoi Vang Lake in Lac Duong district, Da Lat city, on November 24. 

Binh Dinh tourism looks towards sustainable development

  Nov 20, 2018 10:47:33
NDO – In recent years, Binh Dinh has become an attractive destination for domestic and foreign tourists. By 2020, Binh Dinh aims to welcome 5.5 million tourists, including 800,000 international visitors. Meanwhile, its average growth rate reached 14.5% per year, with turnover from the tourism sector reaching VND10 trillion, therefore, the plan has almost been completed. Binh Dinh is taking steps in the right direction to develop sustainable tourism, including promoting its advantages and preserving the indigenous characteristics, historical values and cultural core of the community. 

Na Hang lake: A great area to get out of the city at the weekend

  Nov 19, 2018 08:52:18
NDO – Taking a boat trip on Na Hang lake in Tuyen Quang province amid the cool breeze in late autumn is a sound choice to get out of the city at the weekend, allowing visitors to forget their busy schedules at work and refuel their positive energy for the coming week. 

Mexican sunflower festival kicks off in Gia Lai province

  Nov 11, 2018 14:57:00
NDO - The Chu Dang Ya Volcano Mexican sunflower festival officially opened on the night of November 10 in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai.  

Establishment of new Ha Tien city to give boost to local tourism

  Nov 08, 2018 09:01:36
NDO – The National Assembly Standing Committee recently passed a resolution on the establishment of Ha Tien city in the southern province of Kien Giang. The resolution is expected to bring into full play Ha Tien’s tourism potential. 

Mekong Delta in “floating season”: A real travel experience

  Oct 29, 2018 17:39:09
NDO – “Floating season” in Mekong Delta, when the water level is on the rise and the rivers and canals expand, takes place from the seventh to the ninth lunar month. The annual floodwaters carry nutrient-rich alluvium to farmland and provide a bounty of fish, shrimp and other aquatic species. It also marks the start of a unique tourist season in the region. 

Check out these gems on your journey to misty Sapa

  Oct 27, 2018 16:29:05
NDO - Getting to the mesmerising town of Sapa is a breeze but your experience in this mountainous region may not be complete if you miss out on these things. Check them out.  

Admiring the clouds on top of Chieu Lau Thi Peak

  Oct 23, 2018 16:43:07
NDO – Located in Ho Thau commune, Hoang Su Phi district, Ha Giang, Chieu Lau Thi peak is part of the Tay Con Linh mountain range, which is known as one of the most diverse ecological populations in Vietnam’s northern region. 

Cao Bang on its path to develop signature local tourist products

  Oct 10, 2018 10:12:42
NDO – Located in a mountainous border region, Cao Bang province is home to the diverse culture of local ethic minority groups, as well as historical sites and stunning tourist attractions. The local authorities have rolled out every effort to utilise these advantages in the building of signature tourist products in a bid to foster the local hospitality sector. 

Phu Quoc among CNN’s top five destinations to visit this fall

  Sep 17, 2018 16:52:46
NDO/VNA – CNN has selected the top five up-and-coming Asia Pacific destinations to visit this fall, including Phu Quoc Island off Vietnam’s southern province of Kien Giang.