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Fields of white salt and endless beaches in combination with the lush fruit gardens will leave the best impression on tourists when motoring along the 30-kilometre Phan Rang – Vinh Hy route in the central province of Ninh Thuan.
Mui Ne, an alluring tourist attraction located in the central coastal province of Binh Thuan, has ranked second in the "World's 10 Best Sand-boarding Destinations" list provided by infotainment blog wonderslist.com.
Tourism agencies in HCM City and the northern province of Quang Ninh are working closely to develop tours between the two localities, with a promise to launch new tourism products, tourism officials have said.
Khanh Hoa will create favorable conditions for Russia’s Pegas Touristik Company to open a direct air route to the province, said Mr. Nguyen Chien Thang, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee in a recent meeting between the company and relevant agencies.
Nearly 2.5 million foreign tourist arrivals visited Ho Chi Minh city in the first seven months of the year, a year-on-year rise of 4%, reported the municipal People’s Committee.
On July 28th, Chairman of the Hanoi municipal People’s Committee, Nguyen The Thao, signed the decision establishing the Department of Hanoi Tourism on the basis of separating the state management function on tourism from the municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
The number of foreign tourists to Vietnam in July reached more than 593,000, a 12.1% rise over a month earlier and a 5.1% increase from the same period last year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Kien Giang province will host the National Tourism Year 2016, in collaboration with other provinces in the Mekong Delta.
A luxury resort in Ba Na Hill, one of the most popular destinations in the central city of Da Nang, on Monday welcomed its one millionth tourist in 2015.
(VNF) - Vietnam Airlines on July 28th announced its Golden Autumn 2015 program for both domestic and international routes.
The HCM City tourism sector has made immense efforts in offering new products and services to cater to tourist tastes and demands.
(VNF) - The Vietnam national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and Boeing announced on July 27th a five-year exclusive pilot training agreement to support the Hanoi-based airline’s 787 Dreamliners.
Viet Nam Helicopter Corporation (VNH) in collaboration with KLF Joint Venture Global Investment Joint Stock Company (KLF Global) have launched new EC130T2 helicopter tourism service.
The northern province of Quang Ninh now has 12 enterprises joining domestic tourism stimulus programmes launched by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), reported the administration.
A conference to stimulate travel demand between Hanoi and six tourists markets (the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Belarus) recently exempted from visa was held on July 23rd, in Hanoi.
The HCM City People’s Committee has authorized its Department of Tourism to cooperate with necessary departments and agencies to develop tours of Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago, reported the Voice of Vietnam (VOV).