Vietnam News for Halong Bay
Twice recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, Halong Bay has recently been nominated for Asia's leading tourist attraction at the 2021 World Travel Awards.
The organizer of Travel Photographer of the Year 2020 has just announced the top winners and photos, several of which have captured fantastic moments and landscapes in Vietnam.
With a number of new ships popping up every year in Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay, Elite of the Seas is expected to set her first sail on 30 April 2021, promisingly the best of the best.
The complex of Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Archipelago has been proposed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in Vietnam for recognition as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Under the conduct of Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam, all relevant processes are followed to complete the nominating dossier.
In late January 2021, “Wonders of Vietnam” project - a cooperative work between Vietnam National Administration of Tourism and Google - was officially opened to public access.