VOV.VN - Nguyen Duc Long,chair of Quang Ninh People’s Committee, has announced that kayaking will return to Ha Long Bay as of May 1.
Sea and island tourism has contributed greatly to Vietnam’s tourism sector, accounting for about 70 percent of the country’s total flow of visitors.
Vice Chairwoman of the Quang Ninh People’s Committee Vu Thi Thu Thuy has requested authorities of Ha Long city to finalize measures to manage sport services on Ha Long Bay and report to the committee later this month.
Vietnam welcomed more than 3.2 million foreign visitors in the first quarter of this year, an increase of 29 percent year-on-year.
Authorities in Ha Long City, the capital of Quang Ninh Province in northern Vietnam, have confirmed that they had spent VND35 billion (US$1.54 million) building a clock tower in the heart of the city home to Ha Long Bay.
The northern province of Quang Ninh has set new sightseeing fees in Ha Long Bay, to be applied from April 1, while abolishing the kayak service in the bay.
The management board of Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh is seeking names for 23 caves newly discovered in Ha Long and Bai Tu Long Bays.
Vietnam is gifted with rich and diversified natural landscape. But it’s only when the movie “Toi Thay Hoa Vang Tren Co Xanh” (or I See Yellow Flowers on the Green Grass) hit the screen that movie fans were amazed how beautiful the Phu Yen peaceful countryside is.
The northern port city of Hai Phong welcomed 1.32 million tourists in the first three months of 2017, a year-on-year rise of 6.17%.
Quang Ninh Province, which prides itself on the UNESCO-recognized Ha Long Bay, has received thousands of Chinese holidaymakers to spend the weekends in March, which has brought both opportunities and challenges to local tourism agencies.
VOV.VN - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and his wife Nechama toured Ha Long Bay today (Mar. 22), as part of their official state visit to the Southeast Asian country.
VOV.VN - Chinese visitors are flocking to Vietnam in record numbers, buoyed by relaxed visa requirements, report officials from the Quang Ninh Province Department of Tourism.
‘Kong: Skull Island’, a reboot of the King Kong franchise, hit theatres worldwide on March 10 with the major part of its being shot last year in the Vietnamese provinces of Quang Binh, Ninh Binh and Quang Ninh.
VOV.VN - People, young and old, aged 13 and up, stood in line over this past weekend in Hanoi at the downtown cinema to buy admission tickets to the newly released film Kong: Skull Island.
VOV.VN - One day after his appointment as a tourism ambassador for Vietnam, Jordan Vogt-Roberts returned to Ha Long Bay, the setting for the film Kong: Skull Island, to promote the film, which premiered last weekend.
The new Kong movie filmed in Vietnam is holding big promises for local tourism and Hanoi is going to have a part of it.
Northern Quang Ninh province is aiming to take advantage of opportunities the American blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island” may bring to its tourism industry.
VOV.VN - A wooden cruise ship docking at the Tuan Chau International Port, caught fire early in the morning on March 6, according to officials in Ha Long Bay.
VOV.VN -An image of Ha Long Bay appeared on‘Kong: Skull Island’ poster at the much-anticipated movie ‘Kong: Skull Island’ premiere in London on February 28.
VOV.VN - A Swiss couple on a journey through Asia recently posted an interesting 2-minute home video of their travels on social media. Here’s the video posted by Sylvain Botte and Jenny Gehrig that includes among other places, Ha Long Bay.