Direct flights to Istanbul to open
Tourists from Việt Nam now can travel to Istabul by direct flight from Hà Nội and HCM City.
A travel piece in British newspaper The Telegraph on 10 beaches in Southeast Asia unspoilt by tourism lists two in Việt Nam: An Thới Islet off Phú Quốc Island and Bình Lập Island in Khánh Hoà Province.
Malaysia’s World of Buzz newspaper has written about Việt Nam’s largest island, Phú Quốc, saying it would one day become one of the top destinations in Southeast Asia.
Hong Kong newspaper South China Morning Post has listed the underground guerrilla warfare tunnels in HCM City’s suburban district of Củ Chi among the top seven tunnel tours in the world.
Visitors to Định Yên Village in Đồng Tháp Province’s Lấp Vò District are sure to be fascinated by the colourful mats there.
The War Remnants Museum in HCM City has been named among the top 10 museums in the world by travel website TripAdvisor, the only one in Asia to make the list, Nhân Dân newspaper reported.
Mường Hoa Valley, Hầu Thào Commune is located eight kilometres southeast of Sa Pa Town. Crossing a mountain pass along a high mountain, tourists to Sa Pa, Lào Cai will arrive in the beautiful Mường Hoa Valley.
Furama Resort Đà Nẵng, the 5-star beach resort in central Việt Nam, has been named as the ‘most favored hotel of 2017’ by JALPAK, a renowned Japanese travel agency.
Việt Nam scored the fastest growth in tourist arrivals in Southeast Asia last year, receiving some 2.9 million international visitors, up 29.1 per cent from the previous year, according to the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).
For those interested in ethnic groups’ culture and green space, Thái Hải Stilt House Preservation & Ecological Tourism Village is an ideal destination. Located 70km north of Hà Nội and just a short drive from the centre of Thái Nguyên City, you will find homes in the air.