Only 3.7 million foreign tourists visited Vietnam in the first four months of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a year-on-year decline of 37.8%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Commercial flights from/to the Van Don International Airport in northern Quang Ninh province will resume from May 4, after an unexpected hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The central city of Da Nang has piloted the three first community-based tourism sites in suburban Hoa Vang district as rural ethnic and farm experience attractions in the Master Plan 2025-2030.
VOV.VN - With a number of the country’s most famous tourist spots re-opening following the social distancing order being lifted, here are some suggestions of destinations that visitors should not miss out on during the Liberation of South Vietnam and National Reunification Day (April 30) and the 134th May Day (May 1).
VOV.VN - Only 188,000 passengers passed through Vietnam’s airports during April, representing a severe drop of 98% in comparison with the same period from last year, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
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.
After halting operation due to the coronavirus pandemic, certain tourist hotspots in Vietnam have received the green light to again welcome visitors.
Thai Vietjet, a joint venture of Vietnamese budget airline Vietjet Air in Thailand, on April 27 offers more than a million promotional tickets priced from only 9 THB (around 28 US cents) for all Thailand’s flights after the pandemic with travel period from August 1 to December 31.
VOV.VN - The delicious taste of Pho Bo, beef with noodle soup, is one of the most famous delicacies in Hanoi with many local people keen to taste it after emerging from a long period of social distancing, therefore, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best places around the capital for diners to enjoy.
VOV.VN - In recent decades cassava vermicelli have made in Binh Lu village, Lai Chau province, increasingly popular and brought growing profits to local households.
VOV.VN - The movie “I see yellow flowers on green grass” catapulted the central coast province of Phu Yen to fame. The province has won praise for its friendly people, delicious food, and the beauty of places like the majestic rock formation called Ganh Da Dia and Cape Dai Lanh with its picturesque lighthouse.
Air and coach services were allowed to resume in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau and its Con Dao Island, starting from 0:00 am on April 24, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
VOV.VN - Budget airline Vietjet Air has launched a promotional programme with tickets for domestic flights priced from as little as VND9,000 (39 US cents), excluding tax and additional fees, between the golden hours of 12:00 and 14: 00 from April 23 to April 25.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has decided to cancel the opening ceremony of the National Tourism Year 2020, scheduled to take place in Hoa Lu district of Ninh Binh province, and instead launch a campaign aimed at stimulating demand among the domestic tourism market.
Vietnam is forecast to witness a 80% drop in the number of foreign tourists visiting the country in 2020 if the COVID-19 pandemic is not controlled by the end of the year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
VOV.VN - National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and Vinpearl, a subsidiary of conglomerate Vingroup, have joined forces to launch a scheme aimed at showing their gratitude for workers on the frontline in the battle against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
VOV.VN - Prestigious UK travel website wanderlust.co.uk has devised a list of the 12 best things to do during a visit to Vietnam, with their suggestions featuring exciting activities such as lighting a lantern when visiting Hoi An and finding romance at Sapa’s famed love market.
Up to 71% of enterprises in the hospitality industry responding to a recent survey said their revenue in the first quarter of 2020 fell more than 30% against the same period last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has suggested to the Ministry of Transport that additional air routes could be operated between April 23 and April 30, including 20 flights per day running on the Hanoi-Ho Chi Minh City route.