As many as 100 photographs, which are the best works selected from the 3rd Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards contest, are being displayed at an exhibition that opened in Hanoi on November 25.

The photos on show lively depict Vietnam’s typical natural and cultural heritages, bringing visitors to landscapes nationwide, with different cultural identities, beautiful sceneries, and habits and customs.

After more than two months of launching, the contest received over 4,400 entries from 477 photographers, focusing on natural heritages, tangible and intangible cultural heritages.

The photos have been exhibiting in 20 tourist sites, museums and universities in more than 10 provinces and cities across the countries from October 22 to early 2015.

It is part of the activities to mark the 10th anniversary of Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day (November 23), contributing to calling for the community’s joint hands in discovering and preserving original values of Vietnamese cultural heritages.-VNA