While most visit famed Ha Long Bay in a cruise to enjoy the view, visitors will now get another option to experience the beauty of karst rock formation high up from the sky.
Foreign tourist arrivals in January 2016 reached more than 805,000, up 5.8% against December 2015 and up 12.3% year on year, reported the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s National Administration of Tourism.
The low-cost carrier will launch its Hanoi-Taipei air link on February 1st, with weekly return flights operating on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.
(VNF) - From now to February 17th (January 10th of the lunar calendar), Vietnam Airlines will carry apricot and peach blossoms for the upcoming Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) holiday on domestic flights.
On January 26th, the Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) officially put high-quality SE5/SE6 trains into operation on the Hanoi - Sai Gon route.
The capital city strives to provide services to nearly 21.2 million tourist arrivals in 2016, with some 3.8 million being foreigners, up 12% over a year earlier.
(VNF) - The “Happy Spring” promotional program has been kicking off for domestic flights of Vietnam Airlines.
Free Wi-fi service will be offered for pilgrims to Huong pagoda, said Nguyen Van Hoat, Chairman of the My Duc district People’s Committee, in a January 18th press briefing on the 2016 Huong pagoda festival.
The New York Times has recently listed Da Lat in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong as one of the world’s top 52 places to visit in 2016.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung allowed the northern province of Quang Ninh to begin offering trans-border self-drive tours between its city of Mong Cai and bordering Dongxing city in China within a year.
(VNF) - Vietnam Airlines launched the “Southeast Asia in your hands” promotional program for flights from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city to various destinations across Southeast Asia.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has agreed in principle with the pilot operation of electric tramcars to carry tourists within limited areas in six localities: Hai Phong, Da Nang, Lao Cai, Thua Thien-Hue, Khanh Hoa and Ba Ria-Vung Tau.
The low-cost carrier Vietjet Air is launching a three-day promotion with 50,000 fares starting from VND 0, from January 6th to 8th, 2016, to celebrate its newest routes connecting Pleiku with Hai Phong and Vinh, and Ho Chi Minh city with Tuy Hoa.
The low-cost carrier Vietjet Air will operate 800 more flights than the initial plan during the peak time of Tet holiday, from January 20th to February 20th, 2016.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) on January 6th issued a document asking carriers Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and Vietjet Air to reduce ticket prices and enhance sales of cheap tickets.
The Quang Ninh provincial People’s Committee has issued a decision recognizing three routes and five tourism destinations in Uong Bi city.
The central coastal province of Quang Nam greeted more than 46,000 tourist arrivals during the New Year holiday 2016 (from January 1st to 3rd), up more than 20% over a year earlier, reported the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism on January 4th.