Thai Vietjet resumes Da Lat-Bangkok route, offering discounted tickets
Thai Vietjet on December 2 resumed the only direct service between Da Lat, the city of flowers, and Thailand’s Bangkok capital after nearly three years of suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Email system to promote Vietnam tourism launched
The Tourism Information Center under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has launched an email system to promote Vietnam's tourism at https://mail.vietnam.travel.
Vietnam’s outbound tourism market recovers faster
As many as 88.5% of Vietnamese tourists traveled both domestically and internationally in the first nine months of this year. The outbound tourism market in Vietnam has recovered strongly, faster than expected.
Tourist arrivals to Hanoi records five-fold rise in 11 months
The number of tourists arriving in Hanoi since the beginning of the year is estimated at over 17 million, representing a five-fold increase year on year, according to the Municipal Department of Tourism.
Vietnam, Japan promote tourism cooperation
(CPV) – Vietnam and Japan will strengthen tourism cooperation activities, exchange delegations and promote promotion together to rebuild tourists’ confidence and restore visitor exchange as before the pandemic.
100 paragliders compete in Vietnam XC Open-Putaleng 2022
The competition is taking place in Lai Chau from November 17 to 20 with the participation of 100 paragliders, including 35 foreign ones from Australia, the United States, the Republic of Korea, England, Indonesia, and Kazakhstan.
Over 5,000 accommodation establishments win Sustainable Tourism badge
Vietnam ranks 5th in the Asia-Pacific region for the number of accommodation establishments earning Booking.com’s Sustainable Tourism badge, with 5,093 properties.
Ninh Binh tops leading destinations in Southeast Asia
The travel website Time Out has just named Ninh Binh the top site among attractive destinations in Southeast Asia with neglected beauty, like a jewel in the middle of heaven and earth.
Hanoi honored as world’s leading tourist destination
The World Travel Awards, world-renowned awards in the travel industry, has just honored Hanoi as the world’s leading city tourism destination in 2022.
Japan promotes tourism in Vietnam
The Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO) in Vietnam on November 15 launched a campaign to promote Japanese tourism in the Southeast Asian nation.
Vietnamese specialties set Asian culinary records
The Asian Records Organization has officially recognized new Asian records for Vietnamese cuisine and specialty gifts for the third time in 2022.
Hanoi welcomes first international fam trip delegation after pandemic
The Hanoi Municipal Tourism Department has coordinated with Vietnam Airlines to organise a reception for a fam trip delegation from 12 Australian travel agencies, following a period of disruption due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
Vietnam tourism wins 16 categories at World Travel Awards
Vietnam's tourism destinations and brands have been named in the top 16 award categories of the 2022 World Travel Awards, with the country accredited as World’s Leading Heritage Destination for the third time since 2019.
Tam Dao honoured as world’s leading town destination 2022
Tam Dao town in the northern mountainous province of Vinh Phuc has won the award for world’s leading town destination 2022, the organizers announced at the 29th World Travel Awards ceremony held in Oman on November 11.
Da Lat Flower Festival to have 9 main programs
The 2022 Da Lat Flower Festival will be organized into a series of events from November to the end of December. In which, there are 9 main programs in the space of Da Lat City and Bao Loc City.
Dak Lak transforms elephant-riding into elephant-friendly tourism model
The Dak Lak People’s Committee has just signed a Decision approving technical assistance provision to transform the elephant riding tourism model into an elephant-friendly tourism model, said the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on November 10.
Flag raising and inauguration of national flagpole on Lao Cai border
The Muong Khuong district People’s Committee in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on November 10 organized a ceremony to raise the flag and inaugurate the national flagpole on the top of Co Tien Mountain.
Hanoi hotel market recovers, occupancy high
Hanoi has more than 348 hotels and service apartments with a total of 26,849 rooms, according to JLL Vietnam, belonging to Jones Lang LaSalle International Real Estate Investment and Management Services Group.
First luxury aircraft show held in Vietnam
Airshow 2022, a joint effort between the US luxury airline Gulfstream and Sun Air, a premium carrier of Vietnam’s Sun Group, opened for the first time in Vietnam in the northern province of Quang Ninh on November 5.
Wild sunflower week - Chu Dang Ya Volcano to take place in November
The week will officially take place in the volcanic area and some locations in two communes of Chu Dang Ya and Nghia Hung in Chu Pah district, the central highlands province of Gia Lai.
US magazine suggests Vietnam among best destinations for honeymooners
The US magazine Travel Leisure has recently suggested Vietnam among the 12 most amazing yet affordable honeymoon destinations for newlyweds.
Quang Ninh aims to greet more than 11 million tourists in 2022
Quang Ninh aims to attract 1.5 million visitors from now until the end of the year, and to greet 11.5 million visitors for the whole year.
Pho continues to be named among world’s most famous dishes
Pho, the quintessence of Vietnamese cuisine, has been honored among the list of 100 most popular dishes in the world as complied by international food magazine TasteAtlas.
Vietnam attracts more than 2.35 million foreign tourists in 10 months
Vietnam welcomed over 2.35 million international visitors in the first 10 months of this year, 18.8 times higher than the figure in the same period last year, but still down 83.7% compared with the pre-pandemic level in 2019.
Da Nang welcomes first foreign passengers from Taipei after pandemic
The first flight of Starlux Airlines carrying 171 passengers from Taipei (China) landed at Da Nang International Airport on October 28 morning, resuming the route after over two years of hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Binh Dinh announces conference tourism stimulus program
The Binh Dinh Department of Tourism has held a press conference to announce policies to stimulate tourism demand, attracting delegations to attend conferences and seminars in combination with tourism.
Some 1 million foreign tourists visit Hanoi in 10 months
Total tourists to Hanoi numbered 1.51 million in October 2022, in which foreign tourist arrivals reached about 212.760, according to the city Department of Tourism.
Southern city promotes tourism in Singapore
Singapore is an important visitor market with the potential to significantly contribute to the flow of tourism to Vietnam in general and Ho Chi Minh City in particular.
Additional 20 international airlines wish to operate flights to Phu Quoc
An additional 20 international airlines operating in Vietnam have come to Phu Quoc Island in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang to explore opportunities to develop the route network to or from here.
Binh Dinh welcomes international cruise ships at Quy Nhon Port
The 5-star cruise ship Le Laperouse (French nationality) has departed from Chan May Port in Thua Thien Hue province and arrived at Quy Nhon Port in Binh Dinh province. This is the second time Le Laperouse has visited Quy Nhon city.