The Son Tra Mountain will become a national tourism site that will host a luxury eco-tour resort complex by 2030, announced a press conference on February 15.
The Presidential Palace in Hanoi was named among the 13 most beautiful palaces in the world by US magazine Architecture Digest.
Ho Chi Minh City was named among the 50 most beautiful cities in the world by travel website Conde Nast Traveler.
A oriental medicine market in District 5 is expected to become an interesting attraction in Ho Chi Minh City after local authorities decided to renovate it by the end of last year.
Co To island district, an archipelago in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh province, can become an important sea tourism destination in Vietnam.
The Cai Rang Floating Market, a national intangible cultural heritage site, is on the 185-kilometre Hau River, a tributary of the Mekong River.
The island district of Phu Quoc in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has actively promoted pepper-based ecotourism, with the aim of diversifying its tourism and promoting its pepper product.
Nearly 60 kilometres away from the centre of Ho Chi Minh City, Can Gio Mangrove has been recognised by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve with primeval forests and abundant floral cover. It was also the sight of a number of glorious battles in the past.
The Phong Nha- Ke Bang National Park in the central province of Quang Binh has become an attractive tourism destination, drawing tens of thousands of visitors both at home and abroad.
Local authorities of the Phu Quy island district in the central province of Binh Thuan have spared no effort in promoting local tourism.
Saigontourist Holding Co is promoting its resort near the Ban Gioc Waterfall in the northern border province of Cao Bang.
The Dong Lac Communal House was recognised on January 4 by the Hanoi Tourism Department as a new tourist destination in the Old Quarter.
Hanoi, known for its cheap food and accommodation options, is much more affordable than many other Asian destinations, according to a MasterCard survey.
Mu Cang Chai district in the northern province of Yen Bai, well-known for its impressive terrace fields, is looking to planting rapeseed as a new way to raise local incomes while boosting tourism.
Singapore’s Silk Air carried more than 160 passengers from the island state to the central coastal city of Da Nang on the first day of the New Year (January 1).
Vietnam has been named in the ten best places for students by Rough Guides, a popular travel consultant website.
The government has approved the recognition of 13 more places as national special relic sites in terms of history, architecture and landscape.
Ninh Vanstone carving village has become a major tourist attraction in northern Ninh Binh province’s Hoa Lu district.