Tourist Attractions in Long An Not only known as one of the rapidly industrialised provinces, Long An is an attractive destination for tourists. Its tourist attraction lies in the human values of Oc Eo culture, a culture shaped and developed a very long time ago. Long An province is home to nearly 20 prehistoric ruins and nearly 100 Oc Eo cultural relics with 12,000 artefacts found. Besides, the province has more than 40 historic revolutionary sites and scenic landscapes like Binh Ta relic site (Duc Hoa district), Nguyen Huynh Duc Shrine and Temple (Long An town), Rach Cat Fort, and the one-hundred-column house. The following are unmissable attractive destinations to tourists in Long An province. Can Duoc Can Duoc district is a major rice producer, particularly Nang Thom rice which is grown nationwide. But, the most delicious is Nang Thom Cho Dao variety cultivated in My Le commune. Nang Tho rice with braised goby is a local food specialty. Besides, Can Duoc has crafts such … [Read more...] about Tourist Attractions in Long An
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(TITC) – Lang Co is endowed with ideal location for tourism development, for different types of tourism such as leisure, scuba diving, ecotourism and fishing. Lang Co is situated between two major cities of Hue and Da Nang, on the East-West economic corridor; is an attractive destination on Central Viet Nam Heritage Road (Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park – Hue Ancient Capital – Hoi An Ancient Town – My Son Sanctuary). Lang Co has obtained positive results since it was recognized by Worldbays Club as one of the World’s Most Beautiful Bays in 2009, including significant socio-economic achievements, investment in infrastructure, total tourism receipts which increased by 25% - 30% annually, receiving an average of 95,000 tourist arrivals per year. Thua Thien Hue Province invested in 6 resort complexes in Lang Co. Lang Co Town has 53 resorts, hotels, motels that supply more than 1,200 rooms together with diverse services of restaurant and entertainment. … [Read more...] about Strengthening investment, development of Lang Co tourism brand name
Famous Places of Interest in Central Khanh Hoa Province Vinpearl Land Located on Hon Tre Island off the coast of Nha Trang City, Vinpearl Land - a dream destination, with a long private white sand beach and turquoise sea, backed up by a range of hills and tropical greenery - is known as a tropical paradise. This has become a place of interest for Vietnamese and international visitors thanks to the luxury 5-star hotel, an amusement park and shopping mall. Apart from such transporting vehicles as taxi canoes, high-speed trains and ferries, visitors can reach Hon Tre Island by cable car system which is 3,320 metres long, the longest cable car in Vietnam. The nine pillars on the sea and ground have the shape and structure like the Eiffel Tower (Paris), lightened by laser systems at night. The system has the capacity to transport 1,000-1,500 people per hour, making it easier to reach the island. Arguably, Vinpearl Land is the highest-grade resort in Vietnam to date. Together with the … [Read more...] about Famous Places of Interest in Central Khanh Hoa Province
Nha Trang Bay, one of the world’s most beautiful bays is blessed with magnificent soft sand beaches, rolling coral reefs and a profusion of endemic fauna and flora species. A cluster of islands emerging from the blue water creates a breathtaking picture. Today’s Discovery Vietnam visits these beautiful islands in Nha Trang Bay, named for a type of bird, the salangane, that builds edible nests there. There 12 are Salangane Islands but the islets called Noi and the Ngoai seem to attract the most tourists. Exploring the Salangane’s is always an interesting experience, but the best time to visit them is from March to September, the season when the birds build their nests and the sea is calm. Le Huu Hoang, Director of Khanh Hoa Salangane Nest Tourism Company, told VOV5: “Tours to the Salangane Islands to discover a salangane cave are unique to our company. Tourists are required to take precautions to protect the landscape and the environment. They learn how hard it … [Read more...] about A visit to beautiful islands named for a type of bird, the salangane
Tourism experts waxed lyrical about the financial potential of helicopter tours in Viet Nam at a conference in June, arguing that these tours would allow visitors to enjoy remote spots and discover the country in a fresh way. Helicopter travel in Viet Nam, along with other adventurous activities such as bungee jumping and rock climbing, is not currently well promoted due to high costs and extensive safety requirements. More common types of adventure travel are mountaineering, mountain biking and trekking. The best known helicopter tour in Viet Nam is organised in Ha Long Bay, the country's popular UNESCO heritage site. The fare for a 15-minute ride is reportedly about US$90. Are you interested in helicopter tours and other types of adventure travel? Have you ever tried any of these in Viet Nam? What were your experiences like? How do you think Viet Nam should promote different types of adventure travel, such as helicopter tours? Is this form of tourism popular in your country and … [Read more...] about Are you interested in helicopter tours and other types of adventure travel?