In pictures: People nationwide welcome Lunar New Year
People in many provinces and cities across the country flocked to streets and entertainment centres to celebrate Lunar New Year’s Eve, entering the Year of Cat.
The area around Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi bustling on Lunar New Year’s Eve
In the area around Hoan Kiem Lake, people gathered to enjoy the firework displays and enjoy art performances celebrating Lunar New Year.
Can Tho City sparkling to welcome the New Year of the Cat
To welcome the Lunar New Year, all streets of Can Tho City were brightly decorated with flags and flowers and bustled with the many exciting cultural and artistic activities.
Citizens flock to public attractions in Da Nang City
From 7pm on the last day of the previous lunar new year, many people and tourists walked on the main streets and visit many public attractions, such as APEC Statue Park, the banks of the Han River, Helio Night Market, restaurants, and cafes, to enjoy the festive atmosphere of Lunar New Year’s Eve.
People in the border province of Lao Cai welcome Lunar New Year 2023
The art programmes and firework display in the central areas of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai attracted large numbers of people on New Year’s Eve despite the cold weather.
People in Ho Chi Minh City flocked to the streets to welcome New Year's Eve
On the evening of January 21, large numbers of people flocked to the centre of Ho Chi Minh City to wait for the New Year's Eve moment.
In the city centre, people gather at Nguyen Hue Flower Street and the Tet book street on Le Loi Street to join entertainment activities and enjoy the artistic fireworks display.
The Central Highland Province of Kon Tum bustled with thousands of people
Thousands of people in Kon Tum Province flocked to spring flower markets and March 16 Square to buy flowers and wait for the fireworks display to welcome the Lunar New Year.
Vibrant spring atmosphere in the Mekong River Delta of Ca Mau
People in Ca Mau Province spread to the urban areas to enjoy the art programmes as well as fireworks display celebrating the Party and the Lunar New Year.
The U Minh Ha Forest was bustling with spring atmosphere with fireworks at 10 pm. In Ca Mau City, the fireworks display to welcome the new spring began at 10:20pm at the square of Ward 5.
People in the Central Highland Province of Dak Lak eagerly welcome Lunar New Year 2023
Binh Duong welcomes a joyful and warm New Year
In Binh Duong, events on the eve of the Year of the Cat 2023 took place joyfully and warmly. Hundreds of thousands of people enthusiastically flocked to Binh Duong Province’s Central Administrative Park of to participate in activities to celebrate the Lunar New Year and enjoy the colourful fireworks.