The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued a code of
conduct for international and local tourists, tour operators and locals at
The code of conduct includes rules that tourists should obey such as standing in
line and respecting local customs and culture.
On January 5, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism also released a code of
conduct for domestic and foreign tourists, in an effort to improve the
reputation of the city.
Last year, similar rules were released in several other localities, including Da
Nang and Nha Trang. The capital city of Hanoi and Hoi An city in the central
province of Quang Nam have also released codes of conduct.