This year’s edition of the ASEAN Tourism Forum awarded the home of Ha Long Bay, one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature, with four out of five nominations. 


The forum held in Cambodia, from January 16 to 20 under the theme “a Community of Peace and Shared Future”, is one of the most important forums for ASEAN member states. Vietnam was recognized with the ASEAN Green Hotel Awards, ASEAN MICE Venue Awards, ASEAN Clean Tourist City Awards, and ASEAN Sustainable Tourism Awards. 


The forum also featured the International Travel Expo TRAVEX, where the country counted with a “Live Fully in Vietnam” pavilion with the participation of popular tourist destinations, tour operators and luxurious hotels and resorts from the country.