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Y Ty Commune in Bat Xat District, Lao Cai province, has welcomed many visitors after the provincial authorities allowed the resumption of tourist attractions and services following the easing of social distancing orders.

Stunning terraced fields in Sapa

Sapa’s terraced fields are currently covered by water to prepared for a new crop, offering a mesmerizing beauty.

FAQs on travelling to Vietnam during the coronavirus pandemic

As the novel coronavirus pandemic spreads and impacts the entire planet, many countries have issued entry and travel restrictions, including Vietnam.

The craft of weaving water hyacinth in Bac Lieu

Weaving water hyacinth, an aquatic plant available in Vietnam's countryside, has brought an extra source of income for thousands of people in Ninh Quoi commune, Hong Dan district, Bac Lieu province.

Explore Pirate Island in Kien Giang

Vistiors to Hai Tac (Pirate) Island in Kien Giang Province can dive for sea urchins and eat them raw as local fishermen do.


'Paradise' of terraced rice fields in Son La

At the end of September and early October, in Bac Yen district, Son La province, the golden terraced rice fields on the hillsides create a charming scenery.

Tich Thien Duong, a 200-year-old house in Da Nang

The 200-year-old Tich Thien Duong is the only remaining ancient house left in Da Nang city, in which traditional Vietnamese ancient architecture is still kept intact.


Four more Vietnamese sites recognised as ASEAN heritage parks

Three national parks and a nature reserve in Vietnam have been added to the list of ASEAN heritage parks, taking the country's number to 10.

Vivid jade Hoa Binh Lake from lakeside views

Let’s join a boat tour along more than 200km long inside Hoa Binh Lake, visitors can be conquered by the beauty of a popular tourist destination dubbed the “Ha Long Bay on land.”

Hanoians flock to daisy garden for photos

Many people have flocked to daisy gardens in Hanoi to take memorable photos as the daisies bloom in early November.

A winner of a chicken dinner from the southwestern region

Gà nướng đất sét (grilled chicken wrapped in clay) is a delicious speciality of Vietnam’s southwestern region thanks to its special and aromatic flavour, according to culinary expert Le Kim Chi.

Tour of virtual artworks across city

Manzi Art Space has invited art lovers to join their ‘Art – Hunt’ in the capital this weekend.

FVH excursion to craft village and 8th-century pagoda

The Friends of Vietnam Heritage will host an excursion to the Thach Xa craft village, which is famous for its brightly painted bamboo dragonflies. The day trip will take place from 8:30am to 3:30pm on November 2.

100-Pillar House attracts visitors to Dong Thap province

A more than a century-old house which was built with over 100 precious wood pillars located in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap is one of the popular destinations by the number of tourists.

Colours of Tan Quy Dong

When travelling to countryside markets in Dong Thap Muoi area on this occasion, visitors will have an opportunity to immerse themselves in the south western region life in the floating season. 

Hanoi listed among world’s 50 most beautiful cities

Hanoi is described as an amazing city in Vietnam since the millennial metropolis has not only attracted visitors for its dynamic beauty of an economic hub but also the diverse culinary art.

Tuyen Quang's Na Hang Reservoir offers stunning landscapes

Lying in the furthest district of Tuyen Quang Province, Na Hang Reservoir of the Tuyen Quang Hydropower Plant offers visitors a stunning view of green mountains, impressive caves and waterfalls, and clear emerald water.

CNN's "Iconic Hanoi" to be aired this month

In 2019, CNN will broadcast 15 clips of 60 seconds each about Hanoi on its international channel.

Beautiful Son Hillock in Can Tho city

In recent years, Son Hillock has become a new attractive destination in the Mekong River Delta city of Can Tho, where visitors can make folk cakes, watch mullet fishes leaping and enjoy fresh fruits right here.

Vietnam tourism sector sets new record for foreign arrivals

Vietnam's tourism sector has set a new record by welcoming nearly 1.62 million foreign tourists to the country this month alone, up by 34.3 per cent over the same month last year.