Nearly 5.4 mln tourist arrivals to Ninh Binh in first half of 2019

In the first half of the year, the northern province of Ninh Binh welcomed around 5.4 million tourists in the first half of this year, up nearly 2.17 percent year-on-year, and earned a tourism revenue of 2.3 trillion VND.

Close to 8.5 million foreigners visit Vietnam in first half

Close to 8.5 million foreigners visited Vietnam in the first half of this year, a rise of 7.5 percent year on year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO) on June 28.

Vietnam Online Tourism Day 2019 opens

The Vietnam Online Tourism festival 2019 under the theme "The inevitable trend of online tourism" opened in Hanoi on June 26.

Visiting Bich Dong pagoda in lotus season

Three kilometers to the east of Tam Coc boat pier in Ninh Binh province, Bich Dong pagoda boasts a mysterious ancient look. It is especially beautiful these days as surrounded by lotuses blooming.

Vietnam a top destination in Asia Pacific for Russians

Vietnam has become one of the top destinations in the Asia Pacific region for Russians, according to global travel analysis firm ForwardKeys.

New marine ecotourism site to take shape in Kim Son

Ninh Binh authority is launching a project to develop a new marine ecotourism site in Con Noi alluvial deposit, aiming to turn Con Noi into an attractive tourism site in the near future.

Ninh Binh teams up with Thanh Hoa, Quang Ninh to develop tourism

The Department of Tourism of Ninh Binh province has recently signed a tourism cooperation programme for the 2019-2023 period with the provinces of Quang Ninh and Thanh Hoa.

Vietnam to introduce tourism in RoK in late June

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) is inviting travel agencies, hotels and resorts across the country to participate in a programme to promote Vietnamese tourism in the Republic of Korea (RoK), scheduled to take place from June 25-30.

Vietnam - an attractive destination for RoK tourists

Vietnam is an important tourist market of the Republic of Korea (RoK), with nearly 3.5 million RoK people visiting the Southeast Asian country in 2018, according to the Korea Tourism Organisation in Vietnam (KTO Vietnam).

Various activities at Ninh Binh tourism week

The Ninh Binh Tourism Week 2019, themed "The Golden Color of Tam Coc - Trang An," was officially launched in Hoa Lu district, Ninh Binh province on May 18.

Free tours offered to delegates attending UN Day of Vesak 2019

International delegates attending the upcoming 16th United Nations Day of Vesak 2019 in the northern province of Ha Nam will be offered free spiritual tours, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

New heli tour launched in Ha Long Bay

A new heli tour was launched by the Northern Vietnam Helicopter Company under the Vietnam Helicopter Corporation in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province, on May 10, offering tourists a new choice to enjoy the scenic beauty of Ha Long Bay from above.

Ninh Binh tourism week 2019 on the horizon

The Ninh Binh tourism week 2019, themed "The Golden Color of Tam Coc - Trang An", will be held from May 18-25, with a wide range of activities.

Hoi An among Top 2019 summer travel destinations

The famous travel website Travel Triangle has listed Hoi An in the central coastal province of Quang Nam among its Top 4 world's best 2019 summer travel destinations.

Over 450,600 visitors flock to Ninh Binh on holiday

During the holidays for the 44th anniversary of Southern Liberation and National Reunification Day (April 30), the northern province of Ninh Binh attracted 450,600 tourists, up 5.1 percent year-on-year, the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism reported.

Ha Long Carnival opens in Quang Ninh

A special art programme opened at the FLC Ha Long Ecological Tourism Complex in Ha Long city, the northern province of Quang Ninh, on the evening of April 28, in the presence of Vice State President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh.

Promoting Sea Tourism 2019

With over 3,200 km of coastline, 2,770 coastal islands, about 125 beaches, and beautiful natural landscapes with powder-soft white sandy beaches, Vietnamese sea tourism attracts many tourists and becomes Vietnam's advantage in tourism sector. Therefore, sea tourism is not only favored by domestic tourists but also by many international ones.

Trang An festival 2019 to take place soon

The Trang An festival 2019, themed "Quintessence converges in the rock kingdom of Hoa Lu" is taking place in the Trang An Landscape Complex, in the northern province of Ninh Binh on April 21-22.

Ninh Binh's tourism income rises over 16 percent in Q1

Tourism activities in Ninh Binh generated a revenue of 1.4 trillion VND between January and March, posting an year - on - year rise of 16 percent, according to the provincial statistics office.

Vietnam welcomes over 4.5 million foreign visitors in first quarter

The number of international visitors arriving in Vietnam was estimated at over 4.5 million in the first three months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 7%.