Colorful balloons flying in the sky of Moc Chau plateau creates beautiful scenery (Source: VNA)

Son La (VNA) - The 2nd International Air Balloon Festival kicked off in Moc Chau district of the northwestern mountainous province of Son La on February 14.

The festival aims to introduce and promote a new and modern tourism product, thus enhancing the tourism attraction of the National Moc Chau Tourism Area to both domestic and international friends.

The image of colorful balloons flying in the sky of Moc Chau plateau creates beautiful scenery. It is hoped to bring extremely interesting experiences for visitors to the event, which is organised on the Valentine Day.

The festival brings the message of love and happiness for everyone. Through this event, local authorities hope to promote tourism and attract more and more domestic and foreign holiday-makers to Moc Chau.

An air balloon and music performance programme with the participation of balloon experts from Japan, Thailand and Vietnam will be arranged in the same day’s evening.

The festival will close on February 16.

The first international air balloon festival was also held in Moc Chau two years ago.-VNA