Vietnam is a perfect combination of natural highlights and cultural diversity. The incredible sceneries here attract many tourists every year. If you are about to visit this beautiful country, here are the Best places to visit in Vietnam.
Sapa is a beautiful place which locates in the northwest of Vietnam. Coming to Sapa, you will be greatly impressed by the incredible scenery of this mountainous region. If you go with your lover, you should marvel at the romantic Love Waterfall. It is a place which witnessed the forbidden love between a fairy and a boy who often played the flute near the waterfall. The Silver Falls is also a breathtaking waterfall that you should visit.
Besides, when going to Sapa, you also have a chance to experience the ethnic culture and unique local cuisine. If you are in Sapa on Saturday, don’t forget to take part in Sapa Love Market. It is worth to spend your time in this special market.
Dalat Vietnam is probably a name that is not unfamiliar to travelers looking for a place to come to Vietnam. Located on Lam Vien plateau in Lam Dong province, Dalat is 1,500 meters above sea level, so it always has a cool climate all year round. Also, due to abundant natural resources, it attracts millions of tourists each year. If you’re inclined to come here, continue scrolling down to learn more about what to do in this flower city.
3. Ho Chi Minh city
Lying along the Saigon River near the Mekong Delta in southern Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City was formerly known as Saigon and served as the capital of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Today, Ho Chi Minh City is the largest city of the reunified country, offering plenty of reasons to visit, from its blend of historic and modern attractions to vibrant shopping, dining and nightlife.
4. Mekong Delta
Mekong delta is considered a giant rice bowl of Vietnam. When you arrive here, you will find endless rice fields, delicious fruit gardens, and rivers full of fish. It can be said that this is a paradise for those who love the natural and peaceful natural landscape.You will have a opportunity to discover the vast maze of rivers and rice paddies found in the Mekong Delta on the culture-centric tours with visits to a Cao Dai temple, a Buddhist pagoda, colorful floating markets and so much more. Bursting with charming local color and scenic views, our Mekong Delta tours provide close-up looks at small-village life along the river, particularly during your time spent at a local family’s homestead. Travel by modern speedboat and discover the delectable homemade specialties of the Mekong Delta, including fiery Mekong whiskey and fried Elephant Ear Fish.
Of course, when going on a Vietnam tour, Hanoi is a destination that you should never forget. Hanoi is the most bustling city in Vietnam which attracts many tourists every year. Hanoi has 4 clear seasons: spring, summer, autumn and winter. These 4 seasons with their weather conditions make tourists want to visit Hanoi in different times of a year. Hanoi is beautiful in different ways in each season. But the best time to visit Hanoi may be in the autumn when you can enjoy the fresh atmosphere and admire leaves falling in the street.
Standing near many modern buildings of Hanoi, Hanoi Old Quarter is a destination you really should not miss. You can witness many old houses from the 19th century. It is a peaceful destination with simple and friendly people.
Another reason why Hanoi must be in your list of destination is its diverse cuisine. Hanoi places at the top of the cities having the most impressive culinary cultures in the world by the Telegraph of the UK. Hanoi has many tasty but inexpensive dishes that will make your mouth water, such as barbecued pork with rice vermicelli, crab spring rolls, grilled fish with dill and turmeric, steamed rice rolls, Vietnam noodle soup, sweet soup,…
And there is a drink that is on-trend these days, after the DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit Vietnam. It is egg coffee, a drink that the Vietnam Government offered to international journalists at the summit.
6. Hoi An
Hoi An is a peaceful and beautiful destination. Source: Pioneer Travel
Hoi An is one of the most peaceful places in Vietnam. If you are considering where to go in Vietnam, Hoi An must be on your list. In Hoi An, you can explore the old town and there are several ancient houses which let tourists live in. With an amount of money, you can live in a beautiful house and experience the way people here used to live.
You also can take part in cooking classes in Hoi An and try to cook Vietnamese best foods and visit the incredible night market in Nguyen Hoang street. And as you come to Hoi An, try the best dishes here, including banh mi (Banh Mi Phuong is highly recommended), Vietnamese vermicelli, Quang noodle, Vietnamese pancake,…
Vietnam has many astonishing destinations and it would be great that you can visit all of them. However, if your time is limited, Sapa, Hoi An and Hanoi are the best ones that you should not forget.