Con Dao Island: Developing tourism tied with preservation of natural heritage

Con Dao Island: Developing tourism tied with preservation of natural heritage

Con Dao should not develop sustainable tourism and attract greater number of arrivals regardless of the consequences, but a reasonable quantity to ensure the natural heritage assets.

Khanh Hoa Province to kick-start tourism in the fourth quarter

Khanh Hoa Province to kick-start tourism in the fourth quarter

The central coastal province of Khánh Hòa plans to gradually revive domestic travel starting in the fourth quarter and reopen to international tourism in the first quarter of next year.

Tourism sector takes urgent measures to ensure visitors’ safety amid Covid-19

Tourism sector takes urgent measures to ensure visitors’ safety amid Covid-19

Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has asked tourism departments across the country to take prompt measures to ensure tourists’ safety amid the complicated developments of Covid-19.

Hard days ahead for Da Nang tourism

Hard days ahead for Da Nang tourism

Many tours to Da Nang in July and August have been cancelled as the coastal city starts social distancing measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19.

Tour launched to invite visitors to the heritage lands of Ninh Binh and Thanh Hoa

Tour launched to invite visitors to the heritage lands of Ninh Binh and Thanh Hoa

A tour entitled ‘Travelling to the Heritage Lands of Ninh Binh and Thanh Hoa provinces’ was launched in Sam Son City, Thanh Hoa Province on June 25 as a joint initiative of the two provinces’ tourism sector.

Viet Nam should develop a gambling industry to boost tourism

Viet Nam should develop a gambling industry to boost tourism

If Viet Nam legalises sports betting, billions of dollars could be recouped for the country and help boost tourism post-COVID-19.

Ho Chi Minh City kicks off travel stimulus programme

Ho Chi Minh City kicks off travel stimulus programme

The HCM City Department of Tourism on Tuesday kicked off its annual tourism stimulus programme that will run throughout the year as part of its attempt to revive the hard-hit tourism industry.

The element of Ecolodge make the attraction for tourism

The element of Ecolodge make the attraction for tourism

Along with the trend of green living, ecotourism is also favored by many domestic and international tourists. Green vacation, eco-holiday or Ecolodge is understood simply as traveling but still protecting the environment and maintaining the peaceful life of the local people. Ecolodge is clearly differentiated from the model of staying at hotel and resort through construction and operation. An Ecolodge must cover 4 basic elements: close to nature, environmental protection, culture, sustainable tourism.

Hotel market to recover next year

Hotel market to recover next year

The hotel market in Viet Nam this year is expected to face a severe decline in room occupancy due to the COVID-19 pandemic and will not recover until next year, industry experts have said.

Viet Nam’s tourism recovers after being severely affected by COVID-19

Viet Nam’s tourism recovers after being severely affected by COVID-19

Many popular tourist attractions across Viet Nam have seen a gradual increase in domestic tourists on being re-opened after nearly two months hibernating due to the COVID-19 pandemic.