Nearly 157,600 train tickets sold for Lunar New Year 2019

Nearly 157,600 train tickets sold for Lunar New Year 2019

NDO – As many as 160,565 train tickets for 2019 Lunar New Year holiday were booked from October 1 to 3pm on October 22, including 157,582 sold successfully. (Oct 23, 2018 14:22:38)


Quang Ninh to welcome Vietnam’s 15 millionth foreign tourist

  Oct 17, 2018 11:47:00
NDO/VNA – Vietnam expects to welcome its 15 millionth foreign visitor of 2018 in Ha Long City, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, in late November or early December. 

Lawmakers approve continued pilot e-visa issuance for foreigners

  Oct 16, 2018 21:35:50
NDO/VNA – The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee decided on October 16 to extend the pilot e-visa programme for foreign visitors to Vietnam by another two years. 

National Tourism Year 2019 to feature various sea festival activities

  Oct 16, 2018 17:36:32
NDO – The National Tourism Year 2019 will feature a range of activities with the main stage in Khanh Hoa province and other responding activities in 15 locales across the nation. 

Vietjet launches Da Nang – Bangkok route

  Oct 15, 2018 18:24:27
NDO – Low-cost carrier Vietjet’s first flight on the Da Nang – Bangkok route safely landed on October 15.  

Vietnamese resorts named in world best 50 resorts 2018

  Oct 15, 2018 13:19:08
NDO - Two Vietnamese resorts, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort and JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa, have been honoured on the list of 50 best resorts in the world in 2018 as announced by the US-based luxury and lifestyle travel magazine, Condé Nast Traveler. 

Ban Gioc Waterfall Festival kicks off in Cao Bang

  Oct 14, 2018 15:20:34
NDO – The Ban Gioc Waterfall Festival kicked off in Trung Khanh district, Cao Bang province, on the evening of October 13, as part of the activities to promote tourism, investment and trade in Cao Bang province to visitors. 

Wood spider, a specialty food in the forests of south-central Vietnam

  Oct 14, 2018 15:09:29
During the rainy season people go into the forests of Binh Thuan Province in Vietnam's south-central coast to turn these black spiders with yellow stripes into a delicious dish. 

Second Lang Biang pink grass festival scheduled for late November

  Oct 12, 2018 16:42:29
NDO – The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has agreed to allow the Lac Duong district to host the Second Lang Biang Pink Grass Festival 2018, which is scheduled to begin in late November. 

Traditional culinary cultural value honoured

  Oct 12, 2018 12:58:22
NDO – The 2018 Hanoi Food Culture Festival, the first of its kind, kicked off in Hanoi on October 11 with an aim of introducing over 20 of Hanoi’s well-known cuisines to locals and tourists alike. 

Vietnam and Cambodia strengthen tourism cooperation

  Oct 12, 2018 11:29:19
NDO – Many Vietnamese tourism businesses are joining 500 other firms from around 80 countries worldwide at the 2018 Cambodian Travel Mart, which opened in Phnom Penh on October 11. 

Vietnam ideal for Asia first-timers

  Oct 12, 2018 10:21:04
NDO/VNA – Vietnam and Hong Kong (China) are places where travellers should get their first Asia experience, Canadian travel news site Mapped said. 

Khmer community in Hau Giang, Soc Trang celebrate Sene Dolta festival

  Oct 10, 2018 10:51:34
NDO/VNA – The Khmer community in the southern provinces of Hau Giang and Soc Trang are celebrating their Sene Dolta festival, a major event of the ethnic group to remember ancestors, with both traditional rituals and social activities. 

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. 

Cold snail noodles: A Hanoi specialty

  Oct 06, 2018 17:35:00
Unlike the feast of the hot version of 'bun oc' is cold snail soup, which is almost unique for its utmost simplicity.