In the evening of November 19th, the Festival of community tourism villages in the expanded Northwest provinces in 2023 ended.
Over the 3 days of the festival, visitors and the local people can enjoy more than 30 musical performances and national costume performances; the display and demonstration competition, introducing the community tourism villages; learning and discovering the unique dishes; displaying the booth introducing cultural - tourism products, souvenirs, and typical OCOP products of the localities in the province; the ngight to experience the traditional craft demonstrations and popular folk games in the community of the expanded Northwest provinces.
At the closing ceremony, visitors and thye local people watched the special musical performances and national costume performances. With many rich and unique activities, the festival has left good impressions on visitors and residents.
The organizing committee awarded prizes to the participating units and awarded certificates of merit to 19 groups and 15 individuals with outstanding achievements in participating and organizing the festival.
The smart tourism software of Hoa Binh province forms part of the package of smart urban solutions, which optimises information and communications technologies to form a tourism ecosystem and offer benefits to tourists, authorities and businesses. It has facilitated the building of a high-quality tourism industry, contributing to local sustainable economic development.
Donning a picturesque patchwork of white and pink hues, courtesy of the blooming plum and peach flowers in spring, community-based tourism villages in Hoa Binh province have drawn a large number of visitors from far and wide, helping mountainous localities get out of poverty.
Tien Pagoda, situated in the Lao Ngoai hamlet, Phu Nghia commune, Lac Thuy district, annually hosts a traditional festival of the Muong ethnic community. The big event commences on the fourth day of the new lunar year and lasts until the end of the third lunar month.
The Hoa Binh provincial Tourism Steering Committee held a conference on January 25 to outline tourism development tasks for 2024, under the chair of Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Nguyen Van Toan.
Phong Phu commune in Tan Lac district has been actively developing community-based tourism associated with the agricultural economy, aiming to promoting the locality’s potential. This activity does not only bringing sustainable economic benefits but also contributing to promoting traditional cultural values, preserving natural landscapes, protecting the environment, and improving material and spiritual life for local residents.
With a legitimate desire to get rich, Mr. Phang A Pao, born in 1984, a member of the farmer's union in Cha Day village, Pa Co commune, Mai Chau district, has been constantly learning, and he boldly started a business and succeeded with the homestay business model.