Over 11.6 million foreign tourists come to Vietnam in eleven months

Over 11.6 million foreign tourists come to Vietnam in eleven months

NDO - Vietnam welcomed more than 11.6 million international tourists in 2017, not yet counting December, a year-on-year rise of 27.8%, according to Vietnam National Administration of Tourism. (Nov 29, 2017)


Tourism programme promotes heritage sites in Viet Bac region

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO – A ceremony was held at Ba Be Lake in the mountainous northern province of Bac Kan on November 18, to open the ninth tourism programme entitled ‘Through Viet Bac Heritage Sites’ and Ba Be – Bac Kan tourism week.  

Bac Lieu: Southern Khmer people celebrate festival of culture, sports, tourism

  Nov 18, 2017
NDO – The seventh Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival of the Khmer ethnic people in southern Vietnam opened in Bac Lieu province on November 17, in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh.  

Flower festival to bring fragrant blossoms to Da Lat

  Nov 17, 2017
NDO – The biennial Da Lat Flower Festival 2017 will take place in Da Lat city, Lam Dong province from December 23 to 27, promising to bring a fragrant blossom to the Central Highlands city. 

Rang Bua Cake

  Nov 12, 2017
When travelling to Thanh Hoa, visitors should not miss this tasty cake. 

Festival honours Mother Goddess

  Nov 09, 2017
NDO – A festival, honouring the practices related to the worship of the Mother Goddess, was organised at Rung Temple, Long Bien district, Hanoi from November 9 to 12, by the Thang Long Cultural Heritage Association.  

2018 National Tourism Year to attract 16 million visitors

  Nov 07, 2017
NDO – The ‘2018 National Tourism Year – Ha Long – Quang Ninh’ programme, with around 50 cultural and art activities which promises to attract 16 million visitors. 

Maximum of 900 guests allowed to visit Son Doong in 2018

  Nov 01, 2017
NDO – Oxalis tour operator, the only travel company allowed to organise tours to the well-known Son Doong Cave, in the central province of Quang Binh, officially opened its ticket sales to explore the world’s largest cave for 2018, with a route of four days and three nights. 

Hanoi destined for Vietnam craft village exhibition

  Nov 01, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Craft Village Trade Fair 2017 (CraftViet 2017) will take place from November 9-13 in Hanoi, featuring 250 booths showcasing products from 24 cities and provinces nationwide, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. 

Year-end tourism festival to feature promotional tours

  Oct 31, 2017
NDO – A year-end tourism festival will take place at the Ly Thai To flower park in Hanoi from November 3-5, providing useful tourist information as well as promotional tours. 

CNN continues series to promote Hanoi tourism

  Oct 31, 2017
NDO - The US Cable News Network (CNN) is continuing to broadcast its programme series ‘Hanoi: POV’ to provide its audience with an insider’s point of view on Vietnam’s vibrant capital, until November 8. 

October the 7th month to witness Vietnam welcoming over 1 million international visitors

  Oct 30, 2017
NDO – Vietnam once again welcomed over 1 million international tourists this month, an increase of 5% over September, announced the General Statistics Office on October 29.  

Goi ngo sen (Lotus stem salad)

  Oct 29, 2017
A refreshing dish for hot days, “goi ngo sen” is healthy, vibrant, delicious on its own and certainly crunchy.  

Festival honours Mai Son coffee in Son La

  Oct 28, 2017
NDO – Mai Son Coffee Festival, promoting traditional features and local products, was organised in Mai Son district, Son La province on October 27.  

Delta calls for VND150 trillion investment in tourism and infrastructure

  Oct 25, 2017
NDO – Localities in the Mekong Delta region have called for investment in 33 projects in the groups of real estate and tourism, with a total investment of nearly VND7.8 trillion (US$343.2 million), along with 45 other projects related to industry, agriculture, processing and logistics infrastructure development with a total capital of VND150 trillion (US$6.6 billion).