Update news ecotourism

Ecotourism, especially agri-tourism will be a dominant trend as the Mekong Delta strives to develop its tourism industry, experts say.

Ba Ria - Vung Tau promotes eco-tourism at national park

The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has planned to establish 17 eco-tourism areas under a tourism development project at its Con Dao National Park until 2030.

Ecotourism a means to sustain Ca Mau’s bird parks

Ecotourism development has been deemed a sustainable and realistic means of effectively preserving bird parks in the southernmost province of Ca Mau and of harmonising the interests of households managing the parks.

Vietnam's Mekong Delta agriculture adapts to climate change

The Mekong Delta has restructured agriculture towards climate-change adaptation and market demand by establishing specialised farming areas for its key agricultural products.


Farmer couple builds shelter for storks

For nearly thirteen years, thousands of storks have considered a two-hectare riverside area in Gia Vien district, Ninh Binh province as their shelter. 

Community-based tourism: bankruptcy looms for some villages

Community-based ecotourism (CBET) is believed to be the best way to develop tourism and protect the environment. However, the performance of some CBET villages has been discouraging.

Central VN waterfalls make a splash

As the central region of Vietnam boasts some of the best white-sand beaches with warming sunshine and clear water, the area’s eco tourism is often overlooked, especially the natural waterfalls, which never fail to impress travelers.

Vietnam’s tourism improvements see positive results

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam’s great efforts to satisfy travelers have brought more foreign tourists to the country.

Phuoc Binh Park set to be a popular ecotourism draw

 VietNamNet Bridge – One of the best destinations in the country for nature lovers is the Phuoc Binh National Park in Ninh Thuan Province.

Northwest tourism to be developed

Viet Nam has targeted turning tourism into the spearhead economic sector of the northwest region by 2030, deputy head of the Northwest Steering Committee Hau A Lenh said yesterday.

Binh Lieu, a new destination in Quang Ninh

 VietNamNet Bridge – The border district of Binh Lieu, in the northern province of Quang Ninh, has become a new hotspot for tourists in recent years.

Vietnam loses billions of dollars as it ignores recreational tourism industry

VietNamNet Bridge - Famous entertainment complexes around the world are all big moneymakers for host countries, but recreational tourism has not been given the attention it deserves in Vietnam. 

Scientists oppose building road across Can Gio bio-reserve

VietNamNet Bridge - Experts have voiced their concern about a plan to build a road across Can Gio bio-reserve, warning that it would damage the mangrove forest and spoil the ecosystem. 

Ecotourism booms in Tien River

Dozens of ecotourism sites in Mekong Delta provinces are in the peak of tourism season on the lunar New Year.

Ministry draws up tourism marketing

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on Tuesday approved a tourism marketing strategy until 2020 which includes a marketing roadmap.

Mau Son - home to stunning landscapes, fantastic culture

 VietNamNet Bridge – Mau Son Tourist Area located around 30 kilometers east of Lang Son City on National Road No. 4B and stretching over the three communes of Cong Son,

Ecotourism catches on in fishing village

 VietNamNet Bridge – As the fishing trade declines, rural dwellers are turning to ecotourism as a means of preserving their traditional livelihood -- as well as the rapidly disappearing coconut wetlands.