Buffalo fighting festival wins National Intangible Cultural Heritage title

Buffalo fighting festival wins National Intangible Cultural Heritage title

17/09/2013 09:09

The unique buffalo fighting festival, held annually in Do Son district, Hai Phong city on the ninth day of the eighth lunar month, has been acknowledged as a national intangible cultural heritage.

Bird Valley - an attractive destination for visitors in Ninh Binh

Bird Valley - an attractive destination for visitors in Ninh Binh

13/09/2013 10:02

Located in Dam Khe hamlet, Ninh Hai commune, Hoa Lu District, Ninh Binh province, Bird Valley (Thung Chim) is an ecotourism area which covers an area of 34 hectares.

ACMECS countries aim for double-digit rise in foreign tourists

ACMECS countries aim for double-digit rise in foreign tourists

12/09/2013 08:48

Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Thailand have agreed to work together for a double-digit increase in the number of foreign tourists by 2015 under the theme "Five Countries - One Destination".

Kenh Ga Floating Village in the Red River Delta

Kenh Ga Floating Village in the Red River Delta

10/09/2013 14:43

Located not far from Hoa Lu ancient capital of Vietnam, Kenh Ga Floating Village is known as one of the most rural areas in the Red River Delta. The village s a remarkable place where tourists in Vietnam travel can see its inhabitants’ life on the river with their own eyes.

Paddling the Trang An trail

Paddling the Trang An trail

06/09/2013 09:52

The secret cradle of Vietnamese civilization is now firmly in Unesco's spotlight

Ninh Binh: Potential development of " green tourism "

Ninh Binh: Potential development of " green tourism "

04/09/2013 10:42

Ninh Binh is the land of rich cultural deposits - history - the spiritual and possesses many spectacular natural landscapes, Ninh Binh has chosen the direction of exploiting " green tourism " to create sustainable development. This shift has brought the growth rate of Ninh Binh tourism at a high level for many years.

Tourists feel at home in Ninh Binh

Tourists feel at home in Ninh Binh

03/09/2013 15:04

Northern Ninh Binh province is promoting tourism homestays and improving co-operation with other provinces to enhance the tourism experience, says Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Duong Thi Thanh.

Entry fee to Ha Long bay to be raised in 2014

Entry fee to Ha Long bay to be raised in 2014

25/07/2013 09:16

The ninth session of the Quang Ninh People’s Council for the 2011-2016 term has approved a resolution raising the entry fee to Ha Long bay, to have funds for investing, embellishing and preserving the value of the area.

Phong Nha caves - heaven on earth

Phong Nha caves - heaven on earth

25/07/2013 09:15

Phong Nha caves in the central province of Quang Binh's Bo Trach district have been declared one of the best tourism destinations in the world.

Thien Ha cave

Thien Ha cave

04/05/2013 11:00

Thien Ha cave is located in Son Ha commune (Nho Quan district), in the heart of General mountain (also called General mountain cavern) at the heigh of 200m. It is 700m long with two area: 200m dry cave an 500m water cave. They are connected by a large corridor.

Van Long Natural Reserve

Van Long Natural Reserve

04/05/2013 10:59

Located at around 17km away from Ninh Binh city to the North, Van Long Natural Reserve is bounded by 7 communes of Gia Vien district with a total area of 3.000 ha. This is the largest wetland reserve of Northern delta.

Kenh Ga hot spring

Kenh Ga hot spring

04/05/2013 10:58

20 km away from Ninh Binh city, Kenh Ga hot spring located in Kenh Ga village, Gia Thinh commune, Gia Vien district.

Dong Chuong Lake

Dong Chuong Lake

04/05/2013 10:57

With cool, fresh air and charming scenery, Dong Chuong Lake is an attractive place to visit, especially at weekend.

76 traditional festivals in Ninh Binh

76 traditional festivals in Ninh Binh

04/05/2013 10:43

According to the statistics of Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, there are 76 traditional festivals in the province. Two of them are under the provincial management; 21 are under the district management and 53 are managed by the communes.

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