New tourism products introduced during Nha Trang Sea Festival

The central coastal city of Nha Trang will hold several exciting cultural and sports activities during the 2015 Sea Festival, scheduled to take place from July 11-14. The biennial ... Continue Reading →

Festival to introduce Quang Binh’s magnificent cave system

Quang Binh will celebrate “Cave Festival 2015” from July 15 through 21. The opening ceremony on July 17 is set to kick-off at Bao Ninh Sea Square with an art performance, titled ... Continue Reading →

Silk cultural festival opens in Ha Noi

On April 24th, a silk cultural festival took place in Van Phuc silk village, Ha Dong district, Ha Noi to mark the 40th anniversary of southern liberation and national unification (April ... Continue Reading →

Festival bangs loud gong sound in Lam Dong

The value of gong culture, a distinctive feature of the Central Highlands and a piece of world intangible cultural heritage, is vividly cherished through a festival kicked off in the ... Continue Reading →

Hue festival spotlights traditional crafts

Two hundred artisans from 40 craft villages across Viet Nam will gather for a large-scale festival honouring their skills and creations in central Thua Thien-Hue province. The biennial ... Continue Reading →

Tay ethnic dancing recognised as national intangible cultural heritage

Xoe dancing, an indispensible activity in the cultural life of the Tay ethnic people in Ta Chai commune, Bac Ha district, northern Lao Cai province, has been listed as a national intangible ... Continue Reading →

Coc Pai traditional market in Xin Man plateau

Visitors to Coc Pai market in Xin Man district, the northwestern mountainous province of Ha Giang are impressed by fresh vegetables, fruits, and animals of different species, and traditional ... Continue Reading →

Longest festival opens at Perfume Pagoda

As many as 50,000 people flocked to the holy site in Ha Noi’s suburban My Duc District on the opening day of the increasingly popular three-month long Huong Pagoda Festival. At ... Continue Reading →

Seminar highlights culture’s role in promoting tourism

A seminar on the role of culture in developing tourism was organised in central Phu Yen Province on February 4-5, during which participating researchers agreed that culture is a product ... Continue Reading →

Ethnology Museum reproduces traditional spring festival

Viet Nam Museum of Ethnology in Ha Noi held a series of cultural activities to welcome the Lunar New Year and spring festival of ethnic minority groups across the country on February ... Continue Reading →