Beach trips are favoured by vacationers for the upcoming National Day holiday from September 1-3, according to travel firms.
VOV.VN - The price of a tour to Russia to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup has been hiked up to nearly VND200 million and many tours to Russia are fully booked, according to some local travel agencies.
Many Vietnamese football fans have not hesitated to spend nearly VND100 million, or some US$4,400, booking tours to Russia in order to watch the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018, Lao Dong newspaper reports.
Travel firms in Ho Chi Minh City are offering a wide range of outbound and domestic tours including to many new destinations with attractive promotions during the upcoming summer holiday.
Two more companies have agreed to provide funding for the Hue Festival in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
The visa exemption policy for citizens of five European countries will expire in the next three months. Whether and when it might be renewed are still open questions, creating a headache for tourists and Vietnamese businesses that serve them.
While large travel firms are optimistic about the government plan to attract 15 million foreign travelers in 2018 and obtain total revenue of VND620 trillion, some analysts doubt the feasibility.
The Flag Tower (Ky dai Hue) in the Hue ancient Imperial city of the central province of Thua Thien – Hue is being illuminated by a lighting system under a project funded by the tour service provider Vietravel.
Known as the non-smoke industry, the tourism sector has expanded and now presents opportunities for enterprises to find appropriate partners, develop their business or expand within the market.
Based on its 2017 success, Ho Chi Minh City aims to attract between seven and eight million international visitors and a whopping 29 million domestic visitors in 2018.
The restructuring of the tourism sector should be conducted in a synchronous manner across all related sectors like transport, trade, services and customs, delegates said at a workshop in Hanoi on December 22.
Vietravel has been recognised as ‘Vietnam’s Best Travel Agency’ at the TTG Travel Awards Ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand.
The Hanoi Free Walking Tour, which helps tourists to the capital city explore local life free of charge, will be launched in October.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Travel and Marketing Transport JSC (Vietravel) has announced it will offer discounts for more than 5,500 tours at the 13th International Travel Expo Ho Chi Minh City set to transpire at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre on September 7-9.
One of the leading Vietnamese tour operators, Vietravel, has officially launched a plan to conduct charter flights from Vietnam to Fukushima in Japan from next year.
Forecasts say Vietnam’s online tourism market’s value may reach US$9 billion in the next three years.
The Vietravel travel company on July 28 launched direct charter flights connecting the central province of Thanh Hoa and Bangkok city, raising the total number of direct routes the firm operates from Vietnam to Thailand’s capital to six.
The lucrative tourism market is being exploited massively by domestic and foreign travellers through internet-based tools.
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 - To perfect its nationwide network and to improve service in the north central region of the country, Vietravel has opened a new branch office in the province of Thanh Hoa, reports the Vnexpess Online Newspaper.