Conference introduces RoK tourism in Nghe An
A conference was held in the central province of Nghe An on May 18 to introduce the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s tourism and air routes to the RoK, drawing representatives of over 40 travel firms from Nghe An and neighbouring Ha Tinh province.  
Australia’s Torres Strait masks displayed in Ha Noi
The Australian Embassy in Viet Nam kicked off an exhibition entitled “Evolution: Torres Strait Masks” at the Viet Nam Museum of Ethnology in Ha Noi on May 18.   
Travex travel fair 2019 to take place in Quang Ninh
The Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism has called for local travel agents’ registration for the 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum Travel Exchange (Travex), which will be held in the northeastern…
Over 38,600 visit Kim Lien relic site in Nghe An
Over 38,600 visitors arrived at Kim Lien relic site in Nam Dan district, the central province of Nghe An from May 17-19, on the occasion of the 128th birth anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh (May 19). 
Phu Yen welcomes UNESCO status for Bai Choi singing
A ceremony was held in Tuy Hoa city, the south central province of Phu Yen, on May 20 to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Bai Choi singing, a popular folklore style of singing in central Viet Nam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.  
Japanese summer festival to kick off in Ha Noi
A variety of festivals showing off the rich culture of Japan will be held on weekends in Ha Noi over the coming months, visitors can register online or call the organizing board’s hotline to reserve tickets.
Dazzling crystal cloud display in Yen Bai marks Uncle Ho’s birthday
Visitors to La Pan Tan commune, Mu Cang Chai district, the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai will be dazzled by a garden of crystal clouds which is set up to mark the 128th birthday of the late President Ho Chi Minh (May 19).   
Archaeological excavations at Hai Van Quan
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has allowed the Hue Monuments Conservation Center to coordinate with Viet Nam National Museum of History to conduct archaeological excavations at Hai Van Quan (Hai Van Gate).  
Temple of Literature to host first-ever summer programme for children
Ha Noi’s Temple of Literature will host a first-ever summer programme for children from June 1 to August 20, which is designed to educate children on Vietnamese traditional cultural values while improving their life skills.  
Hue looks to become ‘food capital’ of Viet Nam
Hue city, which has long been known as the only place in Viet Nam that has royal dishes, is striving to become the capital of gastronomy in Viet Nam.  
Master plan for development of Tam Chuc national tourism area approved
The Prime Minister has approved the master plan for the development of the Tam Chuc National Tourism Area by 2030, in the northern province of Ha Nam.
Quang Ninh’s Co To island aims to become national eco-tourism site by 2020
Co To island in the northern province of Quang Ninh has attracted many visitors due to its untouched beauty and perfect conditions for sea and island tourism.  
Torres Strait masks to be introduced in Viet Nam for first time
An exhibition on Torres Strait masks will be introduced in Viet Nam for the first time by the Australian Embassy to Viet Nam together with the Viet Nam Museum of Ethnology.  
200 photos featuring Quang Ninh tourism on display
Up to 200 photos by 20 photographers were on display in the northern province of Quang Ninh from May 4-14. 
Bac Lieu province works to lure more tourists
Boasting various tourist attractions like Quan Am Nam Hai festival, Xiem Can pagoda and bird sanctuary, among others, the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu will splash out 1.35 trillion VND (59.4 million USD) on various solutions to local tourism development until 2020 with a vision until 2030.
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