During the three-day exchange, 20 delegations from Vietnamese and Lao border provinces organized a series of culture, sports, and tourism activities.

An art performance during the event

As part of the exchange, Famtrip delegations found out about community tourism and eco-tourism in Dien Bien province. Various seminars were held to boost the two sides’ linkage and cooperation in developing tourism in border areas. In addition, participants also built and organized programs for delegates from border provinces of Laos to visit historical relics and tourist attractions in Dien Bien province.

The organizing panel evaluated that the exchange took place in line with the schedule, ensuring absolute safety, and bringing joys and enhancing solidarity among participating delegations. The organizers presented 32 sets of medals to winners of five competition events, including stick-pushing, archery, tug-of-war, spinning top playing, and con-throwing.

Presenting certificates of merit to outstanding collectives and individuals

At the closing ceremony, the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism presented certificates of merit to 24 collectives and seven individuals in recognition of their contribution to the exchange.

Also at the event, the People’s Committee of Dien Bien province, the Vietnam Border Guard Command awarded dozens of groups and individuals for their great efforts in organizing and participating in the exchange.

A representative of the Department of Culture, Sports, and Tourism of Dien Bien province handed over an exchange flag to the Quang Nam provincial Department of Culture, Sports, and Tourism - the host of the fourth exchange, slated for 2027.

Translated by Song Anh