Hung Kings' Festival or Hung Kings death anniversary is a Vietnamese festival held annually from the 8th to the 11th of the third lunar month, in which the 10th day is the main festival day.
Together with Pho and spring
roll, Vietnamese sandwich has become so famous and popular in many countries
that it is included as a new word in the American dictionary.
Being a distinctive Vietnamese dish, especially to those who live in the North, Pho is available everywhere, from villages to urban cities, to be sold by street vendors or served at luxurious restaurants.
"Balance" may be
the single word that is commonly used to describe Viet Nam's gastronomy. In
essence, Vietnamese cuisines usually reach the balance of ingredients and
recipe: neither putting too much salt and fat, nor using fattening cooking
methods such as frying that may lead to diseases.
The Mekong Delta is the
southernmost region of Viet Nam, comprising one city and 12 provinces. The
Delta is formed by a huge amount of silt and has been extended together with
the sea level rise over the years.
Situated in Kien Giang
province, Phu Quoc is the largest island among the 22 islands located in the
Gulf of Thailand, and also the largest island of Viet Nam.
Mui Ne is located in the east
coast of Phan Thiet city, Binh Thuan province and about 250 km north of Ho Chi
Minh City. The place is famous for shady roads under coconut trees, wonderful
beaches, cliffs and sand dunes glowing in the sunlight.
Located in Nha Trang city,
Khanh Hoa province, Nha Trang Bay is known as the most famous beach destination
in Viet Nam.
More than 40 km south of Tuy
Hoa city, Phu Yen province, the Cliff of Stone Plates looks, from a far
distance, like a huge beehive which is about 50 meters in width, 200 meters in
Located in Da Nang city in
the central region of Viet Nam, Son Tra is referred to as a precious natural
pearl. This peninsula has a moderate climate all the year round. It is
particularly charming with vast forests, sheltering a large number of rare
animals, beautiful coral reefs and alluring beaches such as Bai Bac, Bai Nam
and Bai But.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National
Park is situated in Quang Binh province. The Park can be compared to a huge and
valuable geological museum of the world thanks to its complicated geological
structure with different categories of stone including sandstone, quartz,
schist, siliceous limestone.
About 100 km to the south of
Ha Noi and 7 km away from Ninh Binh city, Trang An Landscape Complex covers an
area of more than 2,000 hectares, mostly comprising karst hills, mysterious and
majestic grottos, paddy fields and dozens of historical and cultural relics
such as pagodas and temples.
Recognized by UNESCO as a
world heritage site for its values of landscape, geology and geomorphology in
1994 and 2000, Ha Long Bay, located in Quang Ninh province, is a wonderful and
skillful masterpiece of nature.
Lying at the height of
approximately 2,000 meters above the sea level, covered with clouds all the
year round, Sapa has a magnificent and pristine beauty of a typical mountainous
town in the Northern border area of Viet Nam.
On the occasion of the Lunar New Year 2021, the Embassy of Viet Nam in Denmark (including the consular section) will be closed from Wednesday, 10 February 2021 until Tuesday, 16 February 2021 (both days included). The Embassy will be opened on Wednesday, 17 February 2021.
From Monday, March 23, 2020, the Embassy of Viet Nam shall adjust the working hours of the Consular Division as follows:
All consular services will be provided at the Consular Division of the Embassy by appointment via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any request for consular service that does not require physical presence of the applicants can be applied via postal services.
From 12.00 pm on March 15, 2020, Viet Nam:
- Temporarily suspends the entry of foreign nationals including Vietnamese holding foreign passports who have traveled or transited through the Schegen Area and United Kingdom in the last 14 days.
- Temporarily suspends visa upon arrival service.
This suspension doesn't apply to diplomatic and official passport holders.
1. From 00:00 am (local time in Viet Nam) on March 12, 2020, Viet Nam temporarily stops the 15-day visa exemption for people holding Danish passports. Nationals of Denmark must have valid visas in order to enter Viet Nam.
2. From 06:00 am on Mar 7, 2020 (local time in Viet Nam), mandatory health declaration shall be applied to travelers coming to Viet Nam.
In an effort to contain the novel coronavirus outbreak, Viet Nam will temporarily denies entry to foreign nationals who have traveled within China in the 14 days prior to their arrival to Viet Nam.
On the occasion of the Lunar New Year 2020, the Embassy of Viet Nam in Denmark (including the consular section) will be closed from Thursday, 23 January 2020 until Wednesday, 29 January 2020 (both days included). The Embassy will be opened on Thursday, 30 January 2020.
In the atmosphere of welcoming the traditional Lunar New Year holiday of the Vietnamese people around the world, on January 11th, 2020, the Embassy of Viet Nam in Denmark held the "Canh Ty" Tet Festival to celebrate the Year of the Rat. Besides the Embassy's staff, along with representatives of local guests and international friends, more than 200 overseas Vietnamese living, studying and working in Denmark gathered together in a warm, lively, joyful and colourful spring environment in the Asia House at the heart of Copenhagen.