A splendid festive season
A splendid festive season   (Feb 11, 2022)
Spring festivals in Viet Nam are one of the prominent cultural and religious essences of our country, which are typically held following the Lunar New Year. Spring festivals across all regions are on their own, and enticing huge influx of spectators from both inside and outside the country to admire and appreciate to pray for a happier, luckier and more peaceful new year.
Hanoi programme reproduces ancient Tet customs
A programme is taking place in Duong Lam ancient village in Son Tay town, Hanoi, reproducing the traditional rituals, activities and customs during Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival.
Various activities held in Hanoi’s Old Quarter to celebrate Lunar New Year
The traditional flower market on Hang Luoc Street, Hoan Kiem District, officially opened on January 19 as part of the activities in celebration of Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival in…
Tourism likely to flourish in year-end holiday season
After the country’s tourism industry was put in a freeze for a long period due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it has seen gradual steps to revive from the collapse in the year-end festive season featuring Christmas, New Year’s Eve, Lunar New Year and more.
Free entry to historical sites in Dien Bien open during Lunar New Year
Several historical and cultural sites in the northern province of Dien Bien will be open for free from January 25 to 27, the first three days of the Lunar New Year, the provincial authorities have decided.
HCM City: Lunar New Year’s Eve fireworks to be set off at 7 venues
Ho Chi Minh City will hold 15-minute fireworks displays at seven venues to welcome the Year of the Rat on Lunar New Year’s Eve (January 24).
Hoi An to celebrate Lunar New Year with various activities
Popular Japanese singer Ueno Yuuka, who was appointed Goodwill Ambassador for the Hoi An-Japan Cultural Exchange, will perform with singer Kawamura Yui and the Kolme band from Japan on Lunar New Year’s eve at the Sculpture Park in the ancient city on January 24.
Hue holds exhibition on Lunar New Year under Nguyen Dynasty
The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre and the National Archives Centre IV held an exhibition in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue on January 18 featuring Lunar New Year celebrations during the Nguyen dynasty.
Time for Tet means it is time for a bite of banh chung
Tet (Lunar New Year) is fast approaching, and people in Bo Dau village in the northern province of Thai Nguyen’s Co Lung commune are busy preparing banh chung (square glutinous rice cakes).
Flower villages busy for Tet   (Jan 13, 2020)
Flower villages busy for Tet
Major flower villages across Viet Nam are busy harvesting and delivering flowers to markets before the 2020 Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday begins.
Tay Ninh and Phu Quoc are two preferred options for tours during Tet
As Tet (Lunar New Year) festival draws near, the southern province of Tay Ninh and Phu Quoc Island, in Kien Giang Province, have risen to become the two preferred options for tours during Tet.
Tet clean agricultural products fair opens
Tet (Lunar New Year) clean agricultural products fair 2020, offering a variety of regional specialties, opened at the Vietnam Women's Museum, in Hanoi, on January 4.
Ha Noi to open 51 spring flower markets ahead of Tet
Ha Noi has planned to organise flower markets at 51 locations across all its districts to meet the demands for shopping and entertainment on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2020.
Vietnam Airlines to put 70,000 tickets on offer at VND199,000 for Lunar New Year
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines announced on December 12 that the airline is set to offer approximately 70,000 one-way air tickets at a price of VND199,000 to meet the increasing travel demand around the Lunar New Year period.
Yen Tu Spring Festival opens, luring thousands of visitors
Thousands of people have flocked to the northeastern province of Quang Ninh to join in the Yen Tu Spring Festival, which began in Uong Bi city on February 14 or the 10th day of the Lunar New Year.