Following the temple sites Angkor Wat and Preah Vihear, the Sambor Prei Kuk archeological site has now also been listed a World Heritage Site by the U.N. cultural organization UNESCO.
annual Southern Fruit Festival will be held for three months this year from June 1st
to August 30th
, at Ho Chi Minh City’s Suoi Tien Culture Tourism Site (District 9).
Travelers to the renowned Vietnamese tourist destinations of Hoi An and Hue, who are arriving in nearby Danang on international flights, may now arrive at and depart from Terminal 2; Danang’s new $154 million international terminal.
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration’s earlier statements, that the city would ban its beloved street food, have turned out to be incomplete, or at the very least, somewhat skewed.
Tickets to Cambodia’s biggest tourist attraction and World Heritage Site will soon be available online; allowing visitors to pay for their e-tickets securely with their credit card.
The annual Angkor Sankranta festival is estimated to attract and entertain over 1 million visitors to Siem Reap and the Angkor Park April 14th
The Hue Relics Preservation Center announced that the Imperial Citadel, Vietnam’s former capital, will be open to tourists from 7pm to 10pm starting April 22nd
During the weekend of March 24th
the city of Danang will commence the first umbrella art installation event named “Sunshine of March”.
Current and future visitors to Siem Reap/Angkor Wat can now access a wide range of information about the tourist sites and services through the newly upgraded Angkor website.
As of February 1, 2017 passport holders of 40 countries, including the United States, are not required to arrange their tourist visas through a Vietnamese embassy or consulate, but can apply and pay for an electronic visa online.