Places to Visit in Vietnam

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Published Date: March 31, 2022

Vietnam is one of the incredible places to visit in Southeast Asia. As a place with a rich history, This country has numerous tourist places to offer a visual treat to the tourists. If you have a plan to visit this peaceful country anytime soon, This article will help you plan your own Vietnam tour itinerary.

 

Places to visit in Vietnam

1)Halong Bay

Halong Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage Site covering approximately 150,000 hectares. It is situated on the Tonkin Gulf in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh. Aside from its size, the bay’s most impressive feature is its 1,600 islands and islets that rise out of the water. In the centre of the bay, there are 775 formations in an area of only 127mi2 (330km2) – and it is here that visitors on a traditional Vietnamese junk boat can explore the bay’s islands, caves, and floating villages.

Attractions in Halong Bay

  • Enjoy the Cruise Ride
  • Experience the Water sports
  • Enjoy the sceneries at Ti Top Beach
  • Explore Quang Ninh Museum
  • Visit Caves

 

2)Dalat

Da Lat is well-known for the wide variety of flowers, vegetables, and fruits that are grown in the surrounding farmlands. The town also has a plethora of natural sites, including beautiful landscapes, evergreen forests, and small villages. Agriculture and tourism are the main sources of income in the area, but the city is also very proud of being an educational centre that produces multi-field professionals each year, including doctors and architects. Dalat is one of the fun-filled places to visit in Vietnam.

Attractions in Dalat

  • Hail the beauty of nature at Datanla Falls
  • Discover fragrant flowers at Dalat flower park
  • Relax in the valley of love
  • Visit Da lat night park

 

3)Cat Ba Island

Cat Ba Island is located approximately 50 kilometres east of Hai Phong and is the largest and most visited of the 366 islands in the Lan Ha and Ha Long bays. Cat Ba’s main draws are its beaches and tropical green forests, and it has also been designated a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. The island is charming, with friendly locals, clean air, clear water, plenty of seafood, and a variety of outdoor activities. Most islanders still live simply and in harmony with nature; 

Attractions in Cat Ba Island

  • Cat Ba National Park
  • Lan Ha Bay
  • Sung Sot cave
  • Tuan Chau Island
  • Dau Go Cave

 

4)My son

My Son is a Hindu temple complex built by the Champa, a federated kingdom of Cham ethnic tribes. From the third century until 1832, the Champa ruled South and Central Vietnam. Champa kings would construct temple complexes at My Son after their succession. My Son and the old town of Hoi An are both UNESCO World Heritage Sites. 

Attractions near My son.

  • Bang An Cham Temple
  • Khe Tan Lake
  • Doi bobo
  • Sa Huynh
  • Dien Ban

 

5)Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is Vietnam’s largest city, as well as its commercial and financial centre. It is also known as Saigon and has a long history dating back hundreds of years. Numerous museums highlight the country’s dark wartime history as well as classic colonial architecture built by former French rulers.

Attractions in Ho Chi Minh city

  • Cu Chi Tunnels
  • War Remnants Museum
  • Mekong delta
  • Saigon Opera House
  • Reunification palace

 

Best time to travel to Vietnam

March to April is the Vietnam peak season as the weather is ideal for exploring the attractions effortlessly.

There are numerous extraordinary attractions to explore in Vietnam, if you are planning a Vietnam trip, check out our Vietnam tour itinerary and connect with us today for the best Vietnam tourism package at a reasonable price.