(HBO) - A ceremony was held at the Hoa Binh provincial Culture Palace on November 26 to review and award winners of the 2019 photo and video clip contest popularising Hoa Binh Lake tourism area. The event was co-hosted by the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the provincial Association of Literature and Arts, and the Hoa Binh Radio & Television Station.
Visitors at the event.
The contest aimed to promote the
images of local people, cultural identities and diversity, natural scenery,
cultural and historical vestiges, and outstanding tourism products to domestic
and foreign visitors at the area, thereby choosing the best photos and clips featuring
the area as well as honouring authors of works with creative value in the
fields of film shooting and photography.
As of October 16, the organising
board received 405 photo entries by 18 professional and amateur photographers,
including 30 photos featuring Bo waterfall, Bo market and Da river before Hoa
Binh hydropower plant was built, and others taken during the French domination.
The board also received 18 clips popularising the area by 9 individuals and
At the event, the organising
board presented the first photo prize to "Miniature Ha Long Bay” by Nguyen Xuan
Thanh, the second prizes to "Bo Temple in spring” by Nguyen Xuan Thanh and
"Quietness at noon” by Dinh Hai, the third prizes to "Nurturing the future” by
Nguyen Xuan Thanh and "Early sunshine in Ba Khan” by Thai Kien, "Tourists
experience kayaking in Da Bac” by Hoang Minh and 10 consolation prizes. Ten
auxiliary prizes were also granted to collectors of photos depicting Bo
waterfall, Bo market and Da river before the construction of the Hoa Binh
The first prize in video clip
category went to "Bed of Hoa Binh Lake – A green gem in the northwestern
mountains and forests” by the provincial Radio & Television Station. The
second prizes came to "Hoa Binh Lake – Ha Long Bay on mountain” by the
provincial Radio & Television Station and "Identity and integration” by
Nguyen Xuan Thanh, and the third prizes to "Ecological tourism on Hoa Binh
lake” by Radio The Voice of Vietnam, and "Travelling around attractive and
charming Hoa Binh lake” by the provincial Radio & Television Station, and
"Aerial view of Hoa Binh lake” by Cao Phong district’s Centre for Culture and
Media, and 10 consolation prizes to quality works./.
(HBO) - In 2019, our province welcomed about 3.1 million turns of visitors coming and exploring the tourist destination, reaching 103.3% of the year plan. In which, there were 403,000 turns of international visitors and 2,6 million turns of the domestic ones. The total revenue from tourism is estimated at about 2,000 billion VND (reaching 100% of the plan).
(HBO) - Mai Chau district is famous for the beautiful natural scenery and the peace of the villages of Thai, Mong, Muong people. Mai Chau district also attracts tourists by the poetic Hoa Binh lake. Besides, Mai Chau district always preserves the cultural identity of ethnic groups.
(HBO) - Hoa Binh tourism has become attractive to tourists because of its beautiful scenery and unique ethnic culture. Not far from Hanoi capital, only about 70km is to Hoa Binh city, so it is convenient for tourists to travel to the tourist destination in Hoa Binh province.
(HBO) - The Steering Committee of the tourism development in 8 expanded Northwestern provinces held a conference to summarize the Program of tourism development cooperation in 8 Northwestern provinces in 2019 and to deploy the cooperation in 2020. The leaders from Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, the leaders of the People's Committees of Yen Bai, Phu Tho, Son La, Lai Chau, Lao Cai, Dien Bien and Ha Giang provinces attended the conference. Mr. Nguyen Van Chuong, the Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee, on behalf of our province, also attended the conference.
(HBO) - According to the survey, Da Bac district has a pristine, majestic and natural landscape. It has Pu Canh Nature Reserve with the highest peak in Hoa Binh (1,373 m), along with many well-known beautiful mountains, caves and waterfalls such as Bieu mountain, Lo Lan cave, Ke stream (Hien Luong commune); Ta Khop waterfall (Dong Ruong commune), Than cave, Dua island (Vua Nua commune); Lao spring, Mua cave and Sung cave (Cao Son commune), Sung island (Robinson resort, Tien Phong commune) ...
(HBO) - Perhaps few people know that, although there is no propaganda, no advertising nor the internet, there have been many people who have come to Kim Boi mineral spring for leisure travel and health recovery since 2015. Kim Boi mineral spring is a wonderful gift that nature has presented to Muong Dong. It is about 70 km from Hanoi and 30 km from Hoa Binh city, it is very convenient for tourists to travel both by car and motorbike.