The Mekong Delta is highlighted by a variety of floating markets on Mekong River. Cai Be Floating Market is one among the tourist magnets of the river delta. Best time to visit Cai Be is in the early morning when it is the most bustling and colorful.
My husband and I are flying to Da Nang airport from HK International airport, on next Wednesday 6th April, for five days only. We currently live in Hong Kong, he is a United Kingdom passport holder and I am an Australian passport holder. Do we need visas to enter Vietnam? Many thanks.
As reported by Vietnamvisa.hk, those who wish to work long term in Vietnam and wish to obtain a Vietnam work permit should pay attention to new decree of the Vietnamese Government defining employment and work permit conditions for foreign workers in Vietnam. It is the Decree No. 11/2016/ND-CP dated February 3, 2016 which will come into effect on this April 1, 2016.
Please be advised that the Vietnam Immigration Department will be closed for Tet holiday (New Year Holiday) from February 6 to February 14, 2016. Though we are still accepting new requests, approval letter can not be issued during that time. All orders to us will be processed when the Immigration office is open again, from January 15, 2016. If you intend to visit Vietnam during this time, kindly apply for the visa as soon as possible to avoid the trip delay.
Great news for all Hong Kong citizens is that if they travelling direct to Phu Quoc island, they will not need a Vietnam visa. In case they wish to visit other destinations following Phu Quoc, a Vietnam visa is required. And in this case, they only need to contact the Immigration Department there and will get the visa issued right on the spot.
For a long time, Vietnam has been known for a country rich in traditional festivals. They are not focused on 1 or 2 months only but taking place throughout the year. And if you want to join a few of them in this February, the following list may be of some help.