Tag Archives: Vietnam vacation package

Vietnam ~ Visa updates for tourists

Visa fees for cruise passengers entering Vietnam drops to $5 per person. Instead of the surprisingly high fee of US $45, international cruise passengers now have to pay only US $5 per visa, when they go ashore for a local … Continue reading

Ho Chi Minh City Will Open River Tours To Cambodia

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will conduct a survey on a long-distance river tour from Bach Dang Wharf in the city’s District 1 to Cambodia, as the short-distance tours have started to get customers. … Continue reading

Assessment on Foreign Assistance for Vietnam’s Tourism 2000-2011

On Mar 7, at the head office of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) made a report on preliminary result of “Assessment on Foreign Assistance for Vietnam’s Tourism 2000-2011”. This program supported by JICA … Continue reading

Bronze Pagoda – The Largest Pagoda Is Made From Bronze

The Vietnam Record Organization sent nominations of Bronze pagoda Yen Tu (Quang Ninh) to Asian Record Organization. Among 30 records, they first approve 10 files including the bronze-made pagoda in Yen Tu. Bronze pagoda was built in Le Dynasty (1428-1527) … Continue reading

Spend Your Weekends To Enjoy The Natural Beauty Of Dai Lai Lake

“You can relax on a sand bank, swim or row out to nearby islands, or even climb up to discover wild caves. It sounds good, doesn’t it?” Yes, it does. When my close friend asked me to accompany her to … Continue reading

Vietnam Tourism Market Shows Positive Signs In 2012

Vietnam welcomed about 681,850 foreign visitors in February, up 8.2 percent compared to January, bringing the total number of international tourists in the first two months to more than 1.31 million, a year-on-year increase of 27.1 percent. With such impressive … Continue reading

“Heritage Tourism” Helps To Promote Vietnam Traditional Culture

“Heritage Tourism” has been selected as the official theme of the National Tourism Year of the North- Central-Hue 2012. The National Tourism Year 2012 and Festival Hue will bring a colorful cultural event to domestic and international tourists. However, how … Continue reading

KTO Promotes Korean Tourism In Vietnam

Towards the 20th anniversary of the diplomatic relationship between Vietnam and The Republic of Korea (Dec 22nd, 1992 – Dec 22nd, 2012), on Mar 2nd, in Hanoi, the office of Korean Tourism Organization (KTO) held an event to promote Korean … Continue reading

Vietnam Will Open Representative Office In Tokyo, Japan To Promote Tourism

Vietnam is planning to open a representative office in Tokyo, Japan late this year or early next year to facilitate its tourism marketing activities and step up cooperation between travel firms of the two nations. The plan is aimed at … Continue reading

Red Isle – A Popular Destination In Ninh Thuan Province

Red Isle may be a far cry from Saigon lying in the north of the central Ninh Thuan Province but the pristine beach with its millions of years old coral is worth the 350 kilometer journey. However, the road or … Continue reading