Top 5 Best Places To See In Vietnam

Along the S-shaped land of Vietnam, anywhere you go, anything you see, that are all beautiful and worth to linger. Vietnam has many beautiful and meaningful attractions for you to visit. So, Asia package travel opens a wide range of tours in Vietnam for you to choose to have a memorable trip in this beautiful country.

Hanoi

Many domestic and international tourists rush into the capital city of Hanoi to enjoy the special atmosphere and cityscape of this 1000-year-old city. The best time to visit this city is from September to December because the weather of the city at that time is very nice. The days are not too hot but extremely windy. The autumn breezes with the dryness and coolness from the north flow into the city, the sunlight is lighter and the sky is clear and blue, all of that makes a picture of Hanoi with the romance and dedication.

Thang Long Imperial Citadel

Coming to Hanoi, you have to come to Thang Long Imperial Citadel. As a place of the former political center of the city for centuries, the citadel is one of the most famous places to see in Hanoi that was recognized as a World Heritage Site in 2010 by UNESCO. This place is a symbol of power and royalty of Vietnam dynasties during the feudal time.

Thang Long Imperial Citadel

Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

Ho Chi Minh mausoleum is a must-visit place that you have to visit in your Hanoi trip. This is where the body of Uncle Ho-the great leader of the Vietnamese nation was kept. The construction was built with the materials collected from all over the country with the design is like a lotus flower blooming in Ba Dinh square. This place is closed after September 2nd when Ho Chi Minh’s body is taken to Russia for annual maintenance and preservation procedures. When visiting this mausoleum, visitors should follow the rules such as avoid wearing short clothes, and do not keep hands in the pockets, etc.

Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is the largest city as well as the center of economy, culture of Vietnam. The best time to visit this city is from the end of April to November.

War Remnant Museum

Being one of the popular tourist places in Vietnam, the War Remnant Museum displays various items relics of the different wars during the different times of Vietnam history. There are many artifacts displayed in the museum all related to war such as weapons, armored vehicles, bombs, bunkers, tanks, etc. There are many people visiting this museum including ex-soldiers in both sides of Vietnam and America, young posted-war Vietnamese generations, and foreign tourists who are curious about the Vietnam war.

Cu Chi tunnels

Another interesting site in Ho Chi Minh City that is very popular for visitors to visit in the suburb of the city, it is Cu Chi tunnels. Cu Chi is a unique sub-surface tunnel network created for people avoiding the gun’s threat of the American army during the Vietnam war. The tunnel network has 250 km long that was dug in 1940 as a place to hide during the Vietnam War against France and later used during the Vietnam War against America.

As one of the most attractive Ho Chi Minh places to visit, there are some parts of tunnels allowing tourists to penetrate and visit. Besides that, if you want to experience the atmosphere of local people in the wartime, you can participate in the fake battle where you have a chance to be a VC soldier fighting against the American troops.

Cu Chi tunnels, Ho Chi Minh City

Mekong River Delta

Mekong River Delta is the largest river delta in Vietnam and the rice bowl of the nation. The peaceful countryside landscape for a long time has been the brand of the region. With the system of thick rivers and canals, you can travel around the region on a boat. Taking a Vietnam Mekong delta tour, you will have a chance to pass through the immense rice fields, enjoy the sorts of sweet tropical fruits in the fruit gardens, and experience the lifestyle of local people in the floating markets. It is one of the best places to visit all year round in Vietnam.

Hoi An

Hoi An is an ancient coastal town that used to be a vibrant trading port in Central Vietnam. This vintage town is one of the most beautiful places in Vietnam on holiday, especially at night when all the town is full of colorful lanterns and lights. The style and architecture of the blocks of houses here reflect the perfect mix of many different cultures with many buildings that mark the highlights of other cultures such as Chinese temples, Japanese Designed bridge, French Colonial Houses.

Hoi An

Hue

The best time to visit Hue is from January to August because it is a dry season in the city. The temperatures varies from 20 Celsius degree to 30 Celsius degree which is very suitable for going out to visit the landscapes and doing outdoor activities.

This city is the former capital of Vietnam which used to be the center of politic and economy of the nation during the last Vietnam dynasty of the Nguyen. So, the must-visit attraction in Hue city that you have to visit is the Forbidden Citadel. Located on the banks of the Perfume river, the Forbidden Citadel was the house of Nguyen kings reflecting the beauty of traditional Vietnamese architecture. Besides this site, Hue is home to many other historical and natural attractions such as Nguyen King tombs, Thien Mu pagoda, Dong Ba market, etc.

Basically with 5 tourist sites above, you totally have a best tour in Vietnam that you can explore all the distinctive landscapes and cultures of the different regions of the country. Asia package travel happily becomes a bridge connecting you with the beautiful sites of Vietnam. If you need further information about Vietnam destinations, let’s contact us via our website. Thank you!

The most worth-seeing places in Lan Ha Bay

When coming to Lan Ha Bay, do you know what to see in Lan Ha Bay? To help you admire the full beauty of Lan Ha Bay, here are the must-see destinations.

Nam Cat beach

Located about 5 kilometers from the Beo wharf of Cat Ba town, Nam Cat island is one of the beautiful Lan Ha Bay islands with its beach about 500 meters long. The pristine beauty of Nam Cat beach with four surfaces covered with marine and forest has brought a charming, poetic and peaceful space here. With many small sandy beaches, Nam Cat beach will be a must-try place for swimming and underwater activities.

On Nam Cat island, there are 3 stilted houses which are made from natural wood and bamboo with the best services. This is really an ideal spot to enjoy the tranquil space and the interesting activities such as boating, kayaking, swimming, diving to watch the coral reefs. The sea waves here are very quiet and the sea is so peaceful. Therefore, travelers can immerse to admire the sea beauty and the view of the coral reefs. Tourist can also take the beautiful photos with the gorgeous landscape here.

Nam Cat island
Nam Cat island

Van Boi beach

In your Lan Ha bay trip, you can visit Van Boi beach on a small island. The sea water here is quite shallow. However, the natural landscape of Van Boi beach with mountains and forests is extremely wild and beautiful. Van Boi beach follows the protruding area of a mountain and has white sand, clear blue sea water and it is extremely remote.

Van Boi is also a great beach for diving to admire the colorful coral reefs. In addition, there are many other destinations to admire the coral such as Van Ha beach, or the calm sea water areas such as Sen island and Cu island.

Moreover, tourists should not ignore kayaking when visiting Van Boi beach. You can kayak to explore Luon Cave, then turn round to Van Boi beach with the cool blue water and beautiful space in the middle of the quiet bay.

Van Boi beach
Van Boi beach

Luon cave

Luon Cave located on Bo Hon Island is about 14 km far from the south of Bai Chay. In front of Luon cave is Tortoise Island and on the right is Heaven Gate. These are the steep cliffs with the crystal blue sea water as a mirror all year around.

Passing through the stunning gate, visitors will see a calm round lake surrounded by many green trees and cliffs. There are a lot of monkeys jumping naughtily, the ancient tree’s shadow, the wind with the scent of orchids and the vibrant life of marine species such as fishes, shrimps, crabs, squids under the crystal sea water.

Cat Dua Beach

What to see in Lan Ha Bay? Continuing on Lan Ha Bay cruise ship, tourists will visit Cat Dua Beach located on Monkey Island with the silky white sand in the sunshine. Cat Dua Beach is about 1 kilometer long and is considered as an interesting destination to enjoy the feeling of swimming in the sea with the crystal blue water in the natural space of Lan Ha bay.

In particular, there are many monkeys on Monkey Island. They are very smart, friendly, and lovely. They are willing to play with tourists who tease them. However, to meet these monkeys, visitors should come to this island in the morning or in the late afternoon when there is no sunlight because the monkeys will escape into the cave if it is very sunny here.

Cat Dua Beach
Cat Dua Beach

Viet Hai fishing village

Viet Hai fishing village is located in Cat Hai island district, Hai Phong city. Visiting Viet Hai fishing village, tourists will feel the quiet and tranquil atmosphere, the charming landscape of the northern village. The local people here are extremely friendly, honest and hospitable. When immersing yourself in the peaceful life of the local people here, visitors will surely have a very enjoyable experience.

Previously, this fishing village in Lan Ha Bay was almost separated from the outside world by wild mountains and forests, pristine landscape like the life of ancient Vietnamese people. It is also a unique attraction for domestic and foreign tourists to take part in the Lan Ha – Cat Ba tour to the floating villages in Lan Ha Bay.

Cua Van fishing village

Cua Van Fishing village
Cua Van Fishing village

Cua Van is one of the most beautiful landscapes in Lan Ha Bay. Cua Van fishing village was voted as one of the top 16 beautiful ancient floating villages in the world by the website Journeyetc.com in 2012. This is the reason why Cua Van will be the place tourists should not miss. There are more than 300 households living by fishing. The people here take the whole life to live with the sea and know well about the sea as well as the occupation. Coming to Cua Van fishing village, visitors will have a chance to relax and visit the life of fishermen here.

Spending your weekends visiting all of the attractive tourist locations will be the best choice in this summer. If you want to know more information about Lan Ha Bay, feel free to contact us via our website. Share this article if it is useful to you. Have a nice trip!