VOV.VN - Despite COVID-19 travel restrictions being lifted, this year’s extended public holiday on April 30 and May 1 see the tempo of life in Ho Chi Minh City come to grinding halt.
Chairman of the central Thua Thien-Hue provincial People’s Committee Phan Ngoc Tho has decided to reopen several relic sites and offer free tickets to vistiors during the national Liberation Day (April 30) and May Day.
VOV.VN - As a result of an increase in travel demand during the upcoming Reunification Day on April 30 and May Day, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed increasing flight numbers whilst reducing the number of seats on board.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a message to ministries and localities ordering them to ensure public order and traffic safety during the Reunification Day and May Day holidays.
VOV.VN - After enjoying a five day holiday during National Reunification Day on April 30 and May Day on May 1, people have begun heading back to their homes in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, resulting in heavy traffic congestion on streets throughout the two major cities.
The Pearl Island – Phu Quoc – in the southern province of Kien Giang province welcomed over 72,500 tourists, including 7,950 foreigners, during the five-day holiday of National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1), up 45 percent and 39 percent year-on-year, respectively.
The President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum welcomed 45,615 visitors, including 4,658 foreigners during the holidays in celebration of the 44th National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day, according to the mausoleum’s management board.
VOV.VN - The number of tourists heading to the provinces of Binh Thuan, Da Nang, and Quang Nam has increased sharply during the National Reunification Day and May Day holidays, with beaches in the provinces being packed with crowds of people.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese expats in Cambodia, Russia, China, the Republic of Korea, and across the world have held numerous activities to mark the 44th anniversary of the Liberation of South Vietnam and National Reunification, which took place on April 30, 1975.
VOV.VN - Popular sites across the country are beginning to swell with both local people and foreign tourists ahead of the holidays on National Reunification Day, April 30, and May Day, May 1.
The number of visitors to Da Lat city in the Central Higlands province of Lam Dong highly increased on the second day of the five day holiday on the occasion of Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day, crowding streets inner the city and causing traffic difficulty.
During the first two days of the April 30 – May 1 holiday, there were 44 accidents across the country, killing 36 people and injuring 33 others, according to the Ministry of Public Security.
VOV.VN - The central coastal city of Da Nang remains a popular option among travelers during the National Reunification Day (April 30), and May Day (May 1), holidays with several of the city’s hotels being fully booked, according to the city’s department of tourism.
VOV.VN - Tran Luu Quang, Deputy Secretary of HCM City’s municipal Party Committee, led the city’s delegation in paying homage to the country’s fallen soldiers at a cemetery for local martyrs on April 26, ahead of the 44th anniversary of the Liberation of South Vietnam.
A series of activities marking the 44th anniversary of the Liberation Day (April 30) and the 133rd May Day (May 1) kicked off at the Centre for Thang Long Heritage Conversation in Hanoi on April 25.
The Noi Bai International Airport (NIA) in Hanoi is expected to serve about 90,000 passengers on the peak day of the upcoming Liberation Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1) holiday, according to a representative of the NIA.
VOV.VN - With holidays fast approaching on with National Reunification Day, on April 30, and May Day, many people are planning to spend their holidays in the north-western region in order to enjoy a cooler climate.
Tour agents and airlines have reported rising demand during Reunification Day and May Day holidays.
The Vietnam Railway Corporation planned to add 130 more trains from April 25 to May 5 in order to meet the increasing travelling demand during the National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day.
Many travel companies in Ho Chi Minh City, the country’s biggest hub with a population of over 8.6 million, are offering attractive products in anticipation of the coming long holiday.