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.
Then singing festival wraps up in Ha Giang
The sixth national festival of the art of Then singing and Tinh gourd lute of the Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic groups concluded in the northernmost province of Ha Giang…
Com – A Vietnamese specialty
Com – A Vietnamese specialty   (May 15, 2018)
One of the origins of Com (green sticky rice) can be traced to Vong village, 7km west of downtown Ha Noi. The legend begins with a severe famine in the…
Cham tower to be reinforced   (May 14, 2018)
Cham tower to be reinforced
The central province of Quang Nam, in cooperation with the Institute for Conservation of Monuments under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, will begin an urgent project to protect the B3 tower in the UNESCO-recognised My Son Sanctuary from collapse before the rainy season.  
Hue receives 1.9 million visitors in last 4 months
The former imperial capital city of Hue received almost 1.9 million visitors in the past four months, marking an increase of 12.7 per cent over the same period last year, according to the Thua Thien Hue Province People’s Committee.  
National flag carrier operates Ha Noi - Dong Hoi air route
Vietnam Airlines has announced it will operate an air route connecting Ha Noi and Dong Hoi (Quang Binh province) from June 1st to August 31st, 2018, with six to seven flights a week.  
Quang Nam welcomes UNESCO status for Bai Choi singing
A ceremony was held in Hoi An, the central province of Quang Nam, on May 7 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.  
US travel site urges tourists to explore Viet Nam's two most beautiful beaches
The New York-based travel site Thrillist has included Cat Co 2 on the northern Cat Ba Island and Thom Beach on the southern island of Phu Quoc on its list of the best seaside getaways in Viet Nam.
Viet Nam Festival 2018 to run in Japan in May
The Viet Nam Festival 2018 will take place at the Yoyogi Park in Tokyo between 10 am and 8 pm on May 19 and 20.  
Pho Hien folk cultural festival kicks off in Hung Yen
The Pho Hien Folk Cultural Festival opened in the northern province of Hung Yen on April 21.
Ceremony to receive UNESCO recognition for Bai Choi singing
Quang Nam provincial People’s Committee has held a meeting to discuss the plan for a ceremony to receive recognition as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity from UNESCO.
Ly Son Island’s new high-speed boat launched
A high-speed boat, Super Bien Dong, which will ferry passengers to Ly Son Island in Quang Ngai province was launched on April 11, shortening the travel time from the mainland to the island from 75 minutes to 35 minutes.  
Night market to open in Ly Son Island
The island district of Ly Son, 30km off the coast of Quang Ngai Province, will open a night market for tourists on the island in May.
Diverse activities celebrate Viet Nam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day
A wide variety of activities will take place at the Viet Nam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town in Ha Noi from April 19th to 24th to celebrate the Viet Nam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day (April 19th).  
Hoi An promotes new tourist products
Hoi An city in Quang Nam province is attractive for its unique and ancient culture. Recently, Hoi An has launched a number of new tourism products such as “Night in the ancient town” to give visitors a new experience.