Over 1.2 million people visited HCM City’s Book Street in the first six months of this year, according to figures released by the Vietnamese Publishers Association.
VOV.VN - The high terrain in Tri Ton and Tinh Bien districts, An Giang province has created scenic, beautiful lakes like Ta Pa, Thuy Liem and Thanh Long, which attract a large number of visitors.
This year’s Huong Pagoda Festival in the suburban area of Hanoi welcomed approximately 1.4 million tourists, up 6,000 from the same period last year and including about 7,800 foreign visitors, according to the People’s Committee of My Duc district.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a ceremony in the Japanese city of Osaka on June 7 to announce direct flights to and from Osaka by national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and low-cost Jetstar Pacific.
Vietnam has taken part in the 32nd Korea World Travel Fair (KOTFA), which ran in Seoul, the Republic of Korea, from June 1 to 4.
The southern fruit festival, the 13th of its kind, opened in Ho Chi Minh City on June 1, attracting visitors from far and wide.
VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City may not be high on tourist travel lists just yet, but city leaders have a plan to draw more visitors in with four new travel destinations, reports the VnExpress online newspaper.
VOV.VN - This year’s Plum Harvest Festival in the hamlet of Pa Khen 1 in the district of Moc Chau in the northwest province of Son La features a plum picking contest, plum tastings, sports, and folk games.
Tourists staying in four to five-star hotels in HCM City can enjoy free fruits or fruit juices within a week starting from June 1 on the occasion of the Vietnam Fruit Week.
Thousands of people across the nation have the hometown of President Ho Chi Minh at the Kim Lien Relic Site, Nam Dan district, the central province of Nghe An, to offer incense to the late leader on the occasion of his 127th birthday on May 19.
Visitors will have the opportunity to meet chef Martin Yan, enjoy an ox racing festival and join the solemn Ba Chua Xu honouring festival in Chau Doc city this May.
Since its opening on May 1st, the Dec. 19 book street has been filled with bookworms. However, the street still needs efforts to turn it into a favourite venue of Hanoians and visitors.
VOV.VN - The Ngu Hanh Food Festival has opened in No 1 Phan Dang Luu street, Danang, attracting thousands of visitors coming to the city to experience the diversified and fine cuisines of Asia and Europe.
The central province of Ha Tinh has welcomed over 400,000 visitors since early summer this year, according to head of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Le Tran Sang.
Hanoi Opera House is scheduled to open for tours from June 2017, allowing domestic and international tourists to learn about Vietnam’s history, architecture and art.
VOV.VN - The number of inbound visitors to Nha Trang tallied in at 492,000 during the first three months of 2017, nearly 60% of which were from China, the Municipal Department of Tourism said on May 4.
With millions of visitors, including 5 million foreigners, visiting Ho Chi Minh City every year, tourism has become one of the city’s key economic sectors. However, traffic problems are posing a challenge to the sector.
The Giong Festival began in Phu Dong village, Gia Lam district, Hanoi, on May 2 or the seventh day of the fourth month of the lunar calendar, attracting many tourists.
VOV.VN -On April 22 thousands of young Hanoians gathered for the third annual Color Me Run-a Vietnam’s most amazing and colorful race at at Vinhomes Riverside Ecological Urban Area.
The sixth Quang Nam Heritage Festival, which is slated for early June, will be an opportunity for the central province of Quang Nam to introduce, promote and boost investment for tourism development.