Vietnam welcomes over 1.5 million foreign visitors in January

The number of foreign visitors travelling to Vietnam in the first month of 2019 is estimated to reach over 1.5 million, a year-on-year increase of 5%, according to the General Statistics Office.

Tourism market busy ahead of Tet holiday

This year's long Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays have made for a busy tourism market, with higher sales in tours both inside the country and abroad.

Vietnam wins 15 ASEAN tourism awards

Vietnam has won 15 ASEAN tourism awards at a ceremony held as part of the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF), which wrapped up in Ha Long city, the northern port city of Quang Ninh, on January 18.

Quang Ninh: Regional tourism organisations' meeting kicks starts ASEAN Tourism Forum 2019

The 49th meeting of the ASEAN National Tourism Organisations (NTOs) opened in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province, on January 14, officially opening a series of activities within the framework of the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2019 hosted by the northern province from January 14 to 18.

Ninh Binh listed among world's best destinations for 2019

Ninh Binh has been named among the best destinations where to book for an off-beat trip next year, according to a list released by Woman and Home magazine.

Ninh Binh welcomes over 7.3 million visitors in 2018

The Red River Delta province of Ninh Binh welcomed over 7.3 million visitors in 2018, grossing 3.2 trillion VND (138 million USD) from tourism services, a year-on-year increase of 19.2 percent.

Tourist arrivals surge during 2019 New Year holidays

The capital city of Hanoi was a top tourist destination during the 2019 New Year holidays, which spanned from December 29, 2018 to January 1, 2019.

VN welcomes 15 millionth foreign visitor

Viet Nam expects to welcome the 15 millionth foreign visitor on December 19, according to the General Department of Tourism, under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

New Year holidays - golden chances for tourism sector

The four-day calendar New Year holiday and the nine-day lunar New Year (Tet) festival are expected to offer golden chances for the Vietnamese tourism sector, with the number of holiday-makers booking tours via travel agents forecast to rise by 30 percent year-on-year.

Restructuring plan for tourism sector

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently passed a plan on tourism restructuring to turn the sector into a spearhead economic one.

Cuc Phuong-An ideal place for nature enthusiasts

Vietnam's oldest national park - Cuc Phương -is an ideal destination for families or young people who wish to spend their weekend in nature.

Vietnam named Asia's best golf destination

Vietnam has won the "Asia's best golf destination 2018" at the World Golf Awards, announced the Vietnam National Tourism Administration (VNAT) under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on November 22.

Hanoi to host first Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit

The first Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit will take place at the Intercontinental Landmark72 hotel in Hanoi on December 5-6 in the framework of the Vietnam Economic Forum (ViEF) 2018.

Exhibition to honour Vietnamese heritage

The "Vietnamese Cultural Heritage 2018" exhibition will take place in Hanoi from November 23 to 25, as one of the cultural events to honour and promote the values of national cultural heritages of various regions, especially the Vietnamese heritages that have been recognised by UNESCO.

Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark to receive UNESCO status

A ceremony will be held on November 24 in Cao Bang city to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark the northern border province of Cao Bang as a global geopark by the UNESCO, a heard at a press conference in Hanoi on November 6.

2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum to open in Quang Ninh

The 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum, themed "ASEAN - The Power of One", will take place in Ha Long city in the northern province of Quang Ninh from January 14-18, 2019, announced the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism on November 1.

Trang An offers visitors space for relaxation

Among the diverse and beautiful caves, mountains, lakes and historical relics in the northern province of Ninh Binh, the Trang An scenic landscape complex is sure to give visitors a chance to put your mind at rest in a peaceful atmosphere like in heaven.

Ninh Binh's beautiful spots popularised in Khanh Hoa province

The Tourism Department and the Tourism Association of the northern province of Ninh Binh recently organised a tourism promotion conference in Nha Trang city, the central province of Khanh Hoa, drawing the participation of nearly 100 tourism agencies and companies from both provinces.

Ninh Binh targets higher tourism quality

The northern province of Ninh Binh has employed an array of synchronous measures in an effort to improve the quality of tourism services, especially at the Tam Coc - Bich Dong tourism site in Ninh Hai commune, Hoa Lu district.

Festival to help Ninh Binh promote tourism potential

The northern province of Ninh Binh will have opportunities to promote its tourism potential as a cultural, sport and tourism festival will be held in the locality later this month.