Tet Holidays

The main rituals in the Lunar New Year Festival

The main rituals in the Lunar New Year Festival

For centuries, every year when Tet (the Lunar New Year Festival) arrives, various rituals have been held in every family, bringing a lively ambiance filled with tradition and culture in the beginning of the New Year all over the country.

Animated Hanoi preparing for Tet

Animated Hanoi preparing for Tet

Pre-Tet days are the most colourful time of Hanoi when the capital changes its coat into a new vital color of spring and joy.

The largest Kumquat garden in Hanoi is ready for Tet

The largest Kumquat garden in Hanoi is ready for Tet

Hanoi has started getting in the mood for the national biggest festival of the year – the Vietnamese Traditional Lunar New Year. A kumquat pot is seen an indispensable bonsai for many Vietnamese families during the festive holiday.