Invited to the far north for New Year by an ethnic family, I was served rat meat and pig blood soup.
On June 8th, the Nghe An provincial People’s Committee, in coordination with Vietravel Company, opened the Vinh - Bangkok air route at Vinh airport.
The Thua Thien-Hue provincial People’s Committee on June 6th announced decisions forming Department of Tourism and Department of Culture and Sports.
(VNF) - On June 3rd, passengers can enjoy a 10% discount for all domestic and international routes operated by Vietnam Airlines by online purchases at www.vietnamairlines.com.
A memorandum of understanding on tourism development connection among 16 northern provinces and cities was signed on May 31st, in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed in principle with the pilot operation of three non-subsidized bus routes using four-wheel tramcars with 12 seats in Ho Chi Minh city.
Tourist arrivals to the northern province of Quang Ninh were estimated to reach 685,660 in May 2016, bringing the total figure for the first five months to 4.8 million, 60% of the year’s plan or a year-on-year rise of 4%, reported the provincial Department of Tourism.
Total foreign tourist arrivals to Vietnam in the first five months this year are estimated to reach more than four million, a year-on-year rise of 20%, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).
A flight from Bangkok arrived in Da Nang on May 25th, opening air service between the two cities.
On May 17th, the Da Nang city People’s Committee announced its decision establishing the Department of Tourism, on the foundation of separating the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, in order to better manage the developing tourism industry.
(VNF) - Vietnam Airlines has introduced new features at www.vietnamairlines.com, featuring the standard-bearing colour of its brand.
From this June, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism will host and coordinate with inspectors from the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Departments of Tourism, and Departments of Culture, Sports and Tourism to check accommodations around the country.
(VNF) - Overnight travellers staying in Quang Binh province accommodation will benefit from a 30% discount for entrance tickets to Tien Son, Phong Nha and Thien Duong caves from now to the end of 2016.
From now to the end of 2016, overnight travelers staying in Quang Binh province accommodation will benefit from a 30% discount for entrance tickets to Tien Son, Phong Nha and Thien Duong caves.
(VNF) - Vietjet Air, Ho Chi Minh city-based aviation company, sales for its newest domestic route connecting Nha Trang city and Thanh Hoa province with tickets valued from VND599,000.
(VNF) - Vietnam Airlines kickes off the two promotional progrom “Southeast Asia in your hands” and “Special deal for two business class accompanied passengers” for Southeast Asia destinations.
(VNF) - 170 km from Hanoi, Hai Tien Marine Ecotourism Site is a newly formed beach in territory of Hoang Hoa district, Thanh Hoa province. It recently has become a favoured choice for many tourists for a relaxing weekend.