Vietnam welcomes over 10.4 million foreign visitors in first eight months

Vietnam welcomes over 10.4 million foreign visitors in first eight months

NDO – Vietnam welcomed over 10.4 million foreign visitors in the first eight months of 2018, up 22.8% against the same period of last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).  (Aug 30, 2018 12:13:25)

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Cuttlefish Hotpot

  Aug 25, 2018 17:04:49
Just 92 km from Nha Trang, Dai Lanh is a district that can be easily accessed by car.  

Binh Thuan: Joyful activities to celebrate Cham people’s Kate festival

  Aug 23, 2018 17:33:41
NDO – The Cham Cultural Centre in Bac Binh district of Binh Thuan province will host a range of joyful activities on October 10 to celebrate the Cham people’s traditional Kate festival. 

Ba Ria-Vung Tau Sea Festival on the horizon

  Aug 23, 2018 10:33:58
NDO/VNA – The Ba Ria-Vung Tau Sea Festival will take place in Vung Tau city from August 28 to September 3, featuring a multitude of activities. 

Hue to inaugurate pedestrian road along Perfume River in September

  Aug 22, 2018 21:50:08
NDO/VNA - A pedestrian road along the southern bank of Perfume River, one of the most well-known destinations in Hue city in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, will be put into use on September 15. 

Ho Chi Minh City International Travel Expo expects to attract 30,000 visitors

  Aug 22, 2018 10:56:01
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City International Travel Expo (ITE HCMC) 2018 will take place from September 6-8 in Ho Chi Minh City, expecting to attract around 30,000 visitors. 

Vietjet to launch ticket sales for new route

  Aug 21, 2018 11:56:55
NDO – The low-cost carrier Vietjet will officially open ticket sales for its new international route connecting Hanoi and Tokyo (Narita, Japan) from August 22. 

Railway ticket price discounted by 50% for early booking

  Aug 20, 2018 17:01:33
NDO – Passengers who buy train tickets at least 20 days ahead of their travel date will enjoy a discount ranging from 20% to 50%, according to a promotional programme launched by the Saigon Railway Transport JSC. 

Paragliding performances open Bat Xat Autumn Festival

  Aug 20, 2018 11:51:59
NDO – Paragliding performances were launched for the first time in Y Ty commune, Bat Xat district, Lao Cai province, on August 19, opening the series of activities in the Bat Xat Autumn Festival 2018. 

Further improving tourism business environment

  Aug 19, 2018 16:37:56
NDO – Citizens from the UK, France, Germany, Spain, and Italy will enjoy visa exemptions for the next three years, from the beginning of July, 2018. The policy and tourist promotion activities create incentives for businesses to work on longer-term market expansion plans, contributing to improving the tourism business environment. 

“Pau Plau” Day Cake

  Aug 19, 2018 16:18:53
Day Cake is a popular type of cake that can be found all over Vietnam, but the Day Cake called “Pau Plau” in Lao Cai is quite a unique dish. It is made solely of rice, but its deliciousness has been tested and acknowledged by many travelers who have been to Lao Cai. 

Vietnamese pho named world’s 20th best food experience

  Aug 16, 2018 11:27:29
NDO/VNA - Vietnamese pho has been named the world’s 20th best food experience by world travel guide book publisher the Lonely Planet. 

Da Nang tops Vietnamese airports in service quality

  Aug 15, 2018 15:57:14
NDO - Da Nang International Airport has been named as the best airport in terms of service quality by the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV), following a survey of nearly 21,000 passengers. 

Da Nang city’s Golden Bridge goes viral

  Aug 14, 2018 11:19:33
NDO/VNA – The Cau Vang (Golden Bridge) in the central coastal city of Da Nang held up by a colossal pair of hands has caught media attention worldwide due to its dazzling design. 

Saigon Railways announces extra trains for National Day

  Aug 13, 2018 17:05:26
NDO – The Saigon Railway Joint Stock Company has announced a plan to launch 30 additional trains on several key routes from Ho Chi Minh City to Phan Thiet, Nha Trang, Quy Nhon and Quang Ngai and vice versa during the upcoming four-day holiday for National Day (September 2).