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Thousands descend on Ly Son island for annual marathon

Thousands descend on Ly Son island for annual marathon

VOV.VN - As many as 2,000 runners on July 5 participated in the 61st Tien Phong (Vanguard) Newspaper Marathon, the country’s oldest annual marathon, on a route that took participants around Ly Son island in the south-central province of Quang Ngai.

Ly Son Island represents a natural pearl in Quang Ngai province

Ly Son Island represents a natural pearl in Quang Ngai province

VOV.VN - Situated in the central province of Quang Ngai, Ly Son Island is best known for becoming a hub for backpackers each summer, with visitors able to immerse themselves within the crystal-blue water while enjoying romantic scenery amid the area’s tranquil atmosphere.

Geo-Park earmarked for recognition

Geo-Park earmarked for recognition

The Ly Son-Sa Huynh Geo-Park has been listed in the dossier for UNESCO recognition, and the organisation can send an evaluation mission in 2020, general secretary of the Global Geoparks Network and chairperson of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council, Guy Martini, confirmed in an email early this week.

Quang Ngai suspends all tourism activities from March 20

Quang Ngai suspends all tourism activities from March 20

VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Ngai has moved to temporarily halt all tourism activities involving both domestic and foreign visitors at places of interest throughout the locality as of March 20, amid increasingly complicated developments of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

Ly Son island district aims to welcome 300,000 visitors this year

Ly Son island district aims to welcome 300,000 visitors this year

VOV.VN - The number of visitors to the island district of Ly Son in the central province of Quang Ngai has surged sharply since the beginning of the year in comparison with last year’s figures to more than 140,000, with the projected figure expected to reach 300,000 visitors by the end of the year.

Quang Ngai prepares to submit geopark dossier to UNESCO

Quang Ngai prepares to submit geopark dossier to UNESCO

VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Ngai will finalise and submit a dossier that seeks to recognise the Ly Son–Sa Huynh Geopark as a member of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Network this November, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Ly Son Island to restore giant whale skeleton

Ly Son Island to restore giant whale skeleton

The central island district of Ly Son, 30km off the coast of central Quang Ngai province, is planning to preserve the largest whale skeleton ever found off its coast later this year.

Ly Son Island looks to become national tourism area

Ly Son Island looks to become national tourism area

Authorities of the central coastal province of Quang Ngai have asked the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to approve an adjustment to the masterplan to develop Ly Son island district into a national tourism area.

Top 5 unmissable check-in spots in Ly Son island

Top 5 unmissable check-in spots in Ly Son island

VOV.VN - Young travelers visiting Ly Son island in the central province of Quang Ngai can explore a variety of interesting tourist attractions. Here are the top five check-in locations not to be missed by young people in Ly Son island this summer.

Central region promotes community-based tourism

Central region promotes community-based tourism

A rising trend among visitors to Vietnam is that of escaping the noisy urban areas and finding peace and tranquility in a rural space, enjoying the fresh air, dishes cooked by local people and altogether slower pace of life. Responding to the increasing demand, tourism operators have been offering guidance to local people to help them harness this opportunity.