Musicians from the Central Highlands performed at the “Colors of heritage” concert, which saw performances on a wide range of traditional instruments from across the country.

Ngo Hong Quang, a composer and an organizer, said it was a meaningful event connecting artists and musical instruments.

The ancient town of Hoi An was recognized as a UNESCO world cultural heritage site in 1998 and has become one of the top holiday destinations in Vietnam, attracting nearly five million visitors last year, including 3.7 million foreigners.

Another UNESCO heritage site, the My Son Sanctuary in the central province of Quang Nam, is a complex of abandoned and partly ruined Hindu temples constructed between the 4th and 14th centuries by the Champa Kingdom.