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

Domestic tourism gradually reopens

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a directive on measures for socioeconomic development amid the early recession of Covid-19 in the country, including gradually reopening domestic tourism.

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.

'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.

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.”

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.

200 motor caravanners explore off-the-beaten track destinations to Mekong Delta

Fifty motor caravans will make their way from HCM City to Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta for the Mekong Caravan Tour from November 26 to 30.

Hoi An ancient town seek ways to improve tourism quality

Hoi An is being challenged by mass tourism, traffic congestion, underdeveloped waste management, vendors, street food quality and poor design and operation of homestays that have badly impacted the site.

 

Vietnamese tour operators seek affordable golf packages for tourists

Many tour operators have proposed that golf service providers offer various golfing packages at lower prices than currently available to develop the golfing tourism sector in the country and attract more tourists.

Cai Rang floating market in pictures

The Cai Rang floating market on the Can Tho river, six kilometers from the center of Can Tho city, is a popular attraction in the Mekong Delta.