A visit to the Northwest of Vietnam

A visit to the Northwest of Vietnam

Our team participated in a tour to discover “the Tay Bac route” during sunny and cool days in August. The starting point of our trip was in Hoa Binh Province. We visited the Hoa Binh Hydroelectric Plant, Lac Hamlet, Thac Bo Cave, Ret Grotto, Hoa Tien Cave and Pu Nooc primeval forest. Leaving Hoa Binh [...]

Visit Vietnam southwestern orchards in Summer

Visit Vietnam southwestern orchards in Summer

Cai Be: About 70km from Ho Chi Minh City, Cai Be is not the biggest fruit-growing area in the Mekong Delta, but it is a popular destination of international tourists. Cai Be has famous fruit varieties like Hoa Loc mango, pomelo mango, dragon longan, king orange, honey orange and others. You should stay one night [...]

Promotion in 2013

Promotion in 2013

Booking online tour with iGrandtour now to get BIG promotion in 2013 1. Discount from 5% to more 10% for Tour Booking from 02 May – 30 Sep, 2013 and Tour Booking depart after 6 months from Booking. Especially: – Big promotion for Halong Bay Cruises, Discount up to 40% – Promotion for Sapa tours, [...]

Hue imperial city kicks off Gold Tourism Month”

Hue imperial city kicks off Gold Tourism Month”

A special tourism promotion program “Gold Tourism Month” has been kicked off in Hue city on National Day, September 2 by the Hue Monuments Conservation Center. During the event, tourists can use one entrance ticket, that they can buy from the Royal Palace, Hieu Lang (Minh Mang) Tomb, and Ung Lang (Khai Dinh) Tomb to [...]

Travel time for North-South passenger trains to change from 09/2014

Travel time for North-South passenger trains to change from 09/2014

Mr. Nguyen Van Binh, Deputy Director of of the Hanoi Railway Passenger Transport Company, said to reduce traffic congestion in big cities during peak hours, the railway sector will adjust the travel time of north-south trains. Accordingly. the SE1 train will depart from the Hanoi railway station at 19:30 instead of 1900 and the SE7 [...]

Vietnam in the tops of low-cost travel in 2014

Vietnam in the tops of low-cost travel in 2014

With only $7 in hand, a visitor to Vietnam can rent a room for one night, enjoy a delicious bowl of pho and down a cool glass of beer, according to Skyscanner. Travel site Skyscanner has published a list of the 10 cheapest destinations in 2014, and ranks Vietnam in first place. Below are Skyscanner’s [...]

Beautiful terraces of Vietnam captured from air

Beautiful terraces of Vietnam captured from air

The rice fields of Tu Le are exceptionally beautiful at harvest time, especially from a high vantage point. Some photographers climb trees to capture their subject; others find it necessary to hike up mountains. But one has found a way that provides both a great vantage point for pictures and a simultaneous sense of exhilaration: [...]

Hoi An ancient town enters Top 17 most stunning places

Hoi An ancient town enters Top 17 most stunning places

Hoi An ancient town has earned the third place in the 17 most stunning places in the world to take a selfie thanks to its combination of traditional and modern features, according to BuzzFeed Travel. According to the US-based social news and entertainment website, formerly a major port, the common pains of 21st century modern [...]

Trang An – Bai Dinh of Vietnam – World Cultural and Natural Heritage

Trang An – Bai Dinh of Vietnam – World Cultural and Natural Heritage

The recognition was announced on Monday at a meeting of the Heritage Committee of the United Nations’ Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation in Doha, Qatar. The complex consists of three adjacent areas. These consist of the cultural area, the ancient capital of Hoa Lu (under three short-lived dynasties – Dinh, early Le and early Ly [...]

Beautiful Mai Chau on the go

Beautiful Mai Chau on the go

Mai Chau valley in the northern upland province of Hoa Binh is a must-see place for visitors to the province. From Hanoi, tourists are advised to take Highway 6 to Xuan Mai Town and then Hoa Binh City. They should pass the 12-km Cun slope to get to Cao Phong and Tan Lac districts before [...]