VOV.VN - Vietravel was named the Leading Travel Agency in Asia and Leading Tour Operator in Vietnam for the fifth year in a row on June 4 at the 24th World Travel Awards held at the Grand Kempinski Hotel in Shanghai, China.
Foreign online booking agents are fiercely competing for the online tourism market worth US$9 billion in Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City's District 5 has honoured its venerable goldsmith tradition by converting Nhieu Tam and Nghia Thuc streets into a jewellery street.
Tour bookings for the Reunification Day (April 30) and International Labor Day (May 1) holiday have grown 15-25% year-on-year but tour prices have remained mostly unchanged.
Tour operator Vietravel served 700,000 tourists in 2016 and has set a goal to push the figure to one million in 2017.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) will cooperate to launch campaigns to attract visitors between the two countries, heard a programme in Hanoi on October 20.
For the first time the tourism sector in Ho Chi Minh City has cooperated with the railway sector to open railway tours over the National Day holiday on September 2 and in the final quarter of the year.
Vietnam, with increasingly high income per capita, has become an attractive market targeted by foreign travel firms.
While many airports in the Mekong Delta are still idle, the Ministry of Transport (MOT) is considering building new ones.
VOV.VN - Con Dao, Phu Quoc and Nha Trang are just a few of the leading getaways for the Vietnam National Day (September 2), according to travel agencies Fiditour, Ben Thanh Tourist and Vietravel.
After nearly one year of offering visa waivers for citizens from five Western European countries, travellers from these markets have been on the rise. For this reason, the visa exemption policy is considered a lever for Vietnam’s tourism growth.
VOV.VN - Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) has announced the launch of a new marketing campaign – the largest ever in the company’s history, reports the HanoiMoi online newspaper.
Travel companies are optimistic about business during the traditional long holiday at the end of April and early May as people tend to take tours at this time.
VOV.VN - Vietravel’s tourism marketing machine will soon be getting a significant assist from Seoul, in the Republic of Korea, and its surrounding Gyeonggi province, as the parties embark on a collaborative effort to promote their respective regions to travellers.
Vietravel, one of the top travel agencies in Vietnam, gained VND21.4 billion (US$959, 600) in revenue from selling 210 tours to customers at the 12th Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Festival, which took place in the city from March 26 to 29.
Vietravel, one of the leading tour operators in Vietnam, has examined and updated information about its tours to Europe as well as tourist safety in Belgium, after the country suffered a series of terrorist bomb attacks on March 22.
Bangkok Airways will launch its new route between the central city of Da Nang and Bangkok from May 25, the Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited told Bizhub.vn in an email on March 8.
A Vietnamese travel company has been chosen as the best foreign tour operator in Malaysia.
The tour operator Vietravel has launched two new luxury package tours: five-star cruise package and five-star holiday package.
Vietravel Company has been granted a one-year monopoly on handling air routes connecting Can Tho City to Da Lat and Nha Trang City.