Miss Grand International (MGI) Beauty Pageant has now become the world’s leading international beauty pageant with the good quality and uniqueness of the show, its fast-paced production, engaging camera angles, upbeat music, and energy in the theater which attracts boisterous, colorful and passionate pageant fans. Last year, for overall atmosphere of Miss Grand International 2016 Final Show at Westgate International Theatre, Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in central city of colorful and joyous Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, every part of the show was spectacular and charming enough to attract all the eyes of the audiences with the state-of-the-art HD video screens and good acoustics of Westgate International Theatre together with our all energetic and fabulous contestants around the world.
The 2016 Miss Grand International Beauty Pageant ended up with the winning of Indonesia that is the first time ever Indonesia won a major international beauty pageant. Ariska Putri Pertiwi, our reigning Miss Grand International 2016, born in Lhokseumawe and a 3rd year student at the Faculty of Medicine at the Islamic University of North Sumatra, has now become the beauty queen who brings World Peace Messages to the World.
Our 5th edition of Miss Grand International will be held in Vietnam. Three fabulous destinations in Vietnam; Ho Chi Minh, Quang Binh and Phu Quoc, are considered to be our host cities to run all events and activities for this year. The Welcome Ceremony and Press Conference and some activities will be arranged in Ho Chi Minh, then all contestants will move to Quang Binh which is the venue for the National Costume Competition and subsequently, move to Phu Quoc which is designated as the venue for the Swimsuit Competition, Preliminary Competition and Final Show.
Miss Grand International 2017 (Schedule)
5 – 6 October Arrival
7 October Welcome Ceremony & Press Conference
8 - 11 October Activities
9 October Move to Quang Binh
12 October National Costume Competition
13 – 16 October Activities
14 October Move to Phu Quoc
17 October Swimsuit Competition
18 October Activities
19 October Interview
20 October Activities
21 – 22 October Rehearsal
23 October Preliminary Competition
24 October Rehearsal for Final Show
25 October Final Show
26 October Departure
*Schedule is subjected to change
The final night of the competition in which the delegates with the highest scores from the interview, activities, and preliminary competitions to be judged in advance (top 20 semi-finalists) and the delegates will be chosen to top 10 finalists and top 5 finalists respectively, and the new Miss Grand International is chosen according to rules and procedures determined by the Miss Grand International Organization in its sole discretion.
During the telecast, the following special awards (cash and trophy awarded) will be given out according to rules and procedures determined by the Miss Grand International Organization.
1. Best National Costume
2. Best in Swimsuit
3. Best in Evening Gown
4. Best Social Media
5. Miss Popular Vote Award
This year, our host country is Vietnam, home to a wealth of attractions that has seduced both budget and top-range travelers and has welcomed foreign tourists and their dollars since the late 1980s. Vietnam has rapidly developed a well-trodden trail of attractions as well as its stunning and varied geography, amazing cuisine, plentiful beaches and near-endless shopping are all reasons to travel to this fast-paced nation. The 3 fabulous destinations in Vietnam including Ho Chi Minh, Quang Binh and Phu Quoc, are considered to be our host cities. From the arrival at Ho Chi Minh City, we will begin our journey and stay here to start Welcome Ceremony and Press Conference and various activities. And next destinations are Sun Spa Resort in Quang Binh and the finest and most spectacular hotel on Phu Quoc Island. Sun Spa Resort in Quang Binh is designated to be the accommodation for the contestants during the National Costume Competition. Best in Swimsuit Competition, Preliminary Competition and the Final Show are going to be held on Phu Quoc Island.
The accommodation arranged for the contestants in Quang Binh is Sun Spa Resort. It is set amidst a spacious landscaped garden along pristine white sand Bao Ninh beach of Vietnam and on the banks of Nhat Le River. The stunning tropical Sun Spa Resort offers an unforgettably romantic experience. The only 5 star beach-front resorts with private Villas in Dong Hoi, Quang Binh, and it is just 10 minutes by bus from the airport. Discover inner peace, tranquility, rejuvenation in the relaxation of one of 15 charming villas set in lush tropical rainforest with spectacular views of the beach.
Furthermore, our contestants’ accommodation in Phu Quoc Island is one of the finest and spectacular hotels and fantastic holiday destination which guarantees you epic moments of lying in a hammock, looking out over glassy Gulf of Thailand glowing amber from the setting sun. Just consider yourself lucky to be in one of Vietnam’s best kept secrets. From here, discover one of the world’s top 100 beaches, sign-up for many recreational activities, or just sit back, relax and be embraced by the Vietnamese spirit of hospitality.
SUN SPA RESORT – PARADISE CAVE ARE READY TO WELCOME
MISS GRAND INTERNATIONAL 2017.
Quang Binh land has a nice picture with mountains, sea, landscapes, famous spots and rich culture.
In 2004, Sun Spa resort opened, the first resort to provide high-end accommodation to tourists to discover Quang Binh province
Sun Spa Resort is set amidst 29 hectares of lush, landscaped gardens, It is located on the bank of the legendary of Nhat Le river and on the pristine white sands of Nhat Le Beach. This idyllic Resort in the picturesque Central Vietnamese and the perfect gateway to discover the World Heritage. Surrounded by water on three sides, our peninsular resort has 234 international standard rooms and suites With 12 beach front villas and 40 bungalows, Sun Spa Resort stretches to the tip of the Bao Ninh peninsula and overlooks the unspoiled beach. All villas and bungalows offer luxurious facilities of 5 star international standards and reflect charming images of Vietnam’s rich culture and warm hospitality. The Resort offers a wide variety of international restaurants, bar, numerous activities recreation, beauty spa which bring guest ultimate enjoying and truly memorable stay.
Coming to Sun Spa Resort you will enjoy and satisfied the specialties of Quang Binh processed from the professional chef style Sun Spa. Those who enjoy the thrill, visitors can try yourself with the thrilled water sport activities as parasailling, jet-ski, speed boat.
Directly facing the beach at Sun Spa Resort 5 Star Wing, the La Bella Spa brings a truly relaxing and revitalising experience as well as healing treatments by providing a comprehensive menu of treatments and specialist practitioner programmes for holistic wellness, rejuvenation and beauty.
Paradise Cave – one of the wonders in Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park World Natural Heritage. In 2009, Truong Thinh Corporation has initially invested in opening the first kilometre of the Paradise cave’s 31.4lm length to tourists.
Located at an altitude of 360 meters above sea level, is like “The eden on the earth”. The Cave had been researched and explored by British Royal Cave Association and they identified surprisingly with 31,4 km length; from 40 meters to 100 meters height and 30 meters to 150 meters width.
According to them, it is the longest dry cave in Asia, with a lot of fantastic stalagmites, stalactites beyond human beings’ imagination. The wonders and mystery is waiting for your exploration….
This information is only a very small part that we can tell you and SUN SPA RESORT – PARADISE CAVE are ready to welcome over 80 beauties from all over the world to Quang Binh – Viet Nam!