Quang Ninh and Ha Giang hosted promotional events in Ho Chi Minh City on July 17 to boost the number of tourist visits to the two northern provinces.
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs is working on preparations for the opening of a General Consulate in the central city of Da Nang, a famous coastal tourism hub of Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Apart from orchards, the southern province of Vinh Long has attracted a large number of tourists to its traditional pottery village.
VOV.VN - As of July 6, the Republic of Korea Embassy in Vietnam has shortened their visa processing time, reports the Laodong online newspaper.
VOV.VN - The Japanese government has announced the appointment of popular singer Noo Phuoc Thinh as its goodwill ambassador in Vietnam to promote tourist visits to the East Asian island nation.
A red maple tourist area has just been opened to the public in the resort city of Da Lat.
Tourists arrivals in Vietnam past the 10 million mark last year, and the US$18 billion in revenue collected by the sector contributed around 7.5% to the country’s economy.
VOV.VN - The Hon Lon Island located just off the coast of Nha Trang is a tropical island paradise in Vietnam that hasn’t lost its authentic beauty to stampeding tourists yet, says the Zing Online Newspaper.
Tay Thien festival, one of the major spiritual events in the north, began in Tam Dao district, Vinh Phuc province on March 12, drawing a wave of local residents and tourists.
Thousands of tourists flocked to the 2017 culture festival of Mong ethnic people in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang from February 4-5.
VOV.VN - Quang Ninh province has received 8.3 million visitors, including 3.5 foreigners, so far this year, according to the provincial Department of Tourism.
VOV.VN - Hanoi’s Department of Tourism and the Vietnam-Hanoi Tourism Joint Stock Company (Vietnamtourism) have offered free tours of craft streets for tourists on the occasion of the inauguration of a Center for Tourist Information and Support at 28 Hang Dau street.
Shows featuring hat boi (classical drama) will be launched in southern Vịnh Long province in an bid to attract tourists and preserve traditional theatre, the province’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism has said.
VOV.VN - Foreign arrivals to Vietnam reached 813,007 in September, bringing the total foreign travelers during the first nine months to 7,265,380 up 25.7% against last year’s corresponding period, reports the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO).
VOV.VN - The head of Russia’s Federal Tourism Agency has announced that it is considering proposed mutual visa-free group tourist exchanges with Vietnam, on the same basis that it now offers Chinese residents.
VOV.VN - Cham, Re and Nam Du islands with their pristine and splendid scenery have become highly popular tourist destinations, especially during this National Day holiday (September 2).
The northern province of Bac Giang has set the goal of attracting more than 1 million tourists by 2020, including over 11,700 foreigners, and earning over VND830 billion (US$37.2 million).
VOV.VN - The number of international guests visiting the capital city during the first half of 2016 shot up about 33% over the same corresponding six-month period last year to nearly 2.1 million.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam government issued a decree on June 30 extending its limited free visa-on-arrival scheme for tourists from the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy, reports the Vietnam News Agency.
VOV.VN - Nearly 2,000 tourists, stranded on Co To Island, off the northern Vietnamese province of Quang Ninh, due to bad weather, were transported to the mainland June 16, says the Island People’s Committee.