Skyscanner: Saigon high up on Lunar New Year travel favorites

UK travel site Skyscanner has named Saigon among the best places to celebrate Lunar New Year next month alongside Beijing, Bangkok and Taipei.

January 10, 2019 | 12:18 PM

Viet Nam’s Mekong Delta named as one of the top destinations to visit in 2019

Conde Nast Traveller magazine has listed Viet Nam’s Mekong Delta among the best destinations to visit in 2019.

January 09, 2019 | 4:32 PM

Ban flower festival to feature various activities

The Ban Flower Festival will be held from March 13-18 this year in the northwest province of Dien Bien and featuring a wide range of activities, heard a press conference in Dien Bien Phu City on January 7.

January 08, 2019 | 4:51 PM

Son Doong listed among dream destinations in 2019

The world’s largest known cave, Son Doong, in Quang Binh Province, has been named as one of the dream destinations of 2019 in an article by the prestigious travel guide company Lonely Planet.

January 07, 2019 | 4:37 PM

Exploring serene Lan Ha Bay – the “second” Ha Long bay of Viet Nam

With around 400 islands covered with diversified species of plants, Lan Ha Bay in Cat Ba island district, in the northern port city of Hai Phong, has risen to become a “second” Ha Long Bay of Viet Nam on the tourist map.

January 04, 2019 | 5:37 PM

Major developments in Quang Ninh to open up Halong Bay tourism

Vietnam’s Quang Ninh – home to Halong Bay – has welcomed the opening of an airport, a cruise port and a highway, major infrastructural developments expected to boost tourism to the province as well as create new opportunities for international trade and economic cooperation.

January 03, 2019 | 5:10 PM

International visitors to Viet Nam in December and 12 months of 2018

International visitors to Viet Nam in December estimated 1,374,235 arrivals, increase 5.6% over last month and 7.7% over the same period last year. Total international arrivals in 12 months reached 15,497,791 arrivals, increase 19.9% over the same period last year.

January 03, 2019 | 3:56 PM

National Tourism Year 2019 to highlight theme ‘Colour of Sea’

The National Tourism Year 2019 will take place in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa coastal province, under the theme ‘Colour of the Sea’, heard a press conference held in Ha Noi on November 30.

December 28, 2018 | 5:26 PM