The Celebration Begins for Vietnam's 'Central Summer Viet-stival'

2019-04-26 19:18 1152

Feel the heat with exciting authentic festive travel experiences and offers

DA NANG, Vietnam, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer just got better in Central Vietnam with a mega event organized together by Tourism Department of Thua Thien-Hue Province, Da Nang Tourism Promotion Center and Vietnam Travel Expert Vietnam's 'Central Summer Viet-stival' is a collection of exciting happenings in the area, headlined by Da Nang International Fireworks Festival, Hue Hot Air Balloon Festival and Hue Traditional Craft Festival. Starting on 22 April, 'Central Summer Viet-stival' aims to show the unique festive side of Da Nang and Hue in this travel season. Throughout the festival period, travelers will find series of exclusive promotions like free Ao Dai Rental Experience, fireworks festival hotel packages in Da Nang Golden Bay, premium dining packages in Novotel Da Nang and more on

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Da Nang International Fireworks Festival is now one of the largest and most popular events in Vietnam attracting international visitors and domestic travelers.
Da Nang International Fireworks Festival is now one of the largest and most popular events in Vietnam attracting international visitors and domestic travelers.

"The 'Central Summer Viet-stival' is the first co-organized event since's MoU signing with Da Nang Tourism Promotion Center and Tourism Department of Thua Thien-Hue in March. With Da Nang's beautiful shoreline, Hue's rich historical background and the mouth-watering regional cuisine, Central Vietnam has become the latest go-to destination for international travelers. We believe this festival will inspire travelers to experience Vietnam like never before by digging deeper and discover the unexpected side of this fantastic region," said Kelvin Wu, the Co-Founder of

Da Nang International Fireworks Festival

Organized by Da Nang Tourism Promotion Center, Da Nang International Fireworks Festival will be held every Saturday from 1 June to 6 July. Eight world-class teams from Italy, Russia, Brazil, Belgium, Finland, China, the United Kingdom and Vietnam will come together for a pyrotechnic competition, brightening the night skies with their amazing fireworks performance under the theme "Stories by the Rivers". Two best performing teams will be invited to compete for the crown at the closing ceremony on 6 July.

"Da Nang International Fireworks Festival is now one of the largest and most popular events in Vietnam, attracting international visitors and domestic travelers. Tickets are likely to sell out one month before the event, so guests are advised to get their tickets online as soon as they have planned their visit," said Huynh Thi Huong Lan, the Deputy Director of the Da Nang Tourism Promotion Center. With, travelers can now reserve the tickets and enjoy the spectacular at the best seats. Travelers will be able to redeem the reserved tickets right at the Da Nang International Airport or Da Nang Tourism Centre.

Travelers may also opt to witness the blazing display of fireworks abroad a cruise on Han River for a once-in-a-lifetime mesmerizing experience. Book on and enjoy it along with other traditional performance on board with Vietnamese dinner.

For a birds-eye view of the fireworks display, enjoy the pyrotechnic at Hotel Da Nang Golden Bay with their 'Beer Pool Parties' at its rooftop pool with DJ rock-and-roll from 6pm-10pm. The 2-night package with breakfast during the festival is only HKD$1,699 / NT$6,498 and available on

Hue Hot Air Balloon Festival

The 3rd Hue International Hot Air Balloon Festival, organized by Tourism Department of Thua Thien-Hue Province, will take place in Hue Citadel from 27 April to 29 April. The festival gathers hot air balloons from Japan, Netherlands, Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam. This is a great chance for travelers to take in the view of the Hue City and the Citadel at the height of 150 metres. Travelers should not miss out the night glow at the Flag Tower on 27 April evening, the climax of the festival. Tickets and special tours are available on

Hue Traditional Craft Festival

From 26 April to 2 May, the Hue Traditional Crafts Festival will take over the city of Hue, bringing together talented craft village artisans to showcase the heritage of traditional art. The festival features artisanal works such as traditional costume Ao Dai, paper lotus flowers, incenses and many more. Travelers can take part in hands-on workshops led by experienced artisans and produce their own traditional handcraft items. Travelers can also sit back and appreciate the colorful performance of Ao Dai Show, featuring interactive artistic performances used to be enjoyed only by the royal family of Nguyen Dynasty. The show ticket and other experiences are available to reserve on

"With a rich cultural heritage, Hue stands out as a city of ancient royalty and authentic cuisine. This festival and the cooperation with will lure more tourists from our targeted markets, mainly Hong Kong, Taiwan and Southeast Asia, to Hue who appreciate the colorful historical backdrop of the city," said Mr. Nguyen Van Phuc, the Deputy Director of the Tourism Department of Thua ThienHue Province.


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