Vung Tau to host kite festival

Vung Tau city in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau will host the sixth International Kite Festival 2015 from April 21-27. 

Nearly 150 artists from 22 countries and territories will participate in the festival, themed "Flying with Vietnam". Several activities including kite flying competitions and a training course on making kites will be held during the event. 

Earlier, the Vietnam Art Kite Festival 2015 was held in Vung Tau on February 28 and March 1. 

Vung Tau city is well-known nationwide for its tourism and beautiful beaches. Bordered by the sea on three sides, the city has beautiful mountains, thermal springs, pagodas, and other cultural relics.