Saigon Phu Quoc Resort and Spa is being refurbished to welcome back tourists. (Photo:VNA)

Tourism sector expects to revive operations soon: Minister

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) is looking forward to quickly resume operations of the tourism industry which was battered by the Covid-19 pandemic, Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Van Hung has said.
Chairwoman of the municipal People’s Council Nguyen Thi Le (2nd, R) and frontline healthcare workers visit Cu Chi Tunnel. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC offers experimental tour visiting Can Gio, Cu Chi to frontline force

The Department of Tourism of HCMC coordinated with relevant departments and businesses to offer an experimental tour to Can Gio and Cu Chi districts to 227 frontline workers on September 19. The trip is expected to create an opportunity for tourism recovery of the city in particular and in Vietnam in general.
A view of Hoi An city (Photo: VNA)

Hoi An enters top 15 cities in Asia

The ancient port city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam has entered the Top 15 cities in Asia selected by Travel+Leisure’s World's Best Awards 2021.
Khanh Hoa Province will give priority to receive visitors who choose tours or travel packages.

Khanh Hoa plans to reopen to tourists by October

The central coastal province of Khanh Hoa plans to reopen tourism to receive inter-provincial visitors in October, said Deputy Director of the province’s Department of Tourism Nguyen Thi Le Thanh.
CAAV proposes plan to re-open domestic flights

CAAV proposes plan to re-open domestic flights

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed to the Ministry of Transport a plan to re-open domestic air routes with a pilot period of four weeks.
From the Hon Thom cable car, visitors can see the beauty of the entire island. (Photo: SGGP)

Ministry plans to reopen destinations to vaccinated visitors

According to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Phu Quoc Island in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has been selected as a pilot for a 6-month program on receiving foreign travelers with vaccine passports, starting in October. The country’s tourism industry expects to expand the program in other popular tourist destinations, such as Da Lat, Nha Trang, Hoi An and Ha Long.
Vietnam works to launch vaccine passport soon: Vice Spokesperson

Vietnam works to launch vaccine passport soon: Vice Spokesperson

To ensure the implementation of the dual goals of pandemic prevention and economic development, Vietnamese authorities are working for the early deployment of vaccine passports and adjusting regulations on entry and exit, creating more favourable conditions for foreign experts, workers and investors to enter the nation.