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!

Royal Palace Cruise 2 days/1 night

Royal Palace Cruise offer the interesting trip through Bai Tu Long Bay and Halong Bay with many exciting activities such as cave discovering, kayaking, sunset party, Tai Chi, cooking class, experience being a King or Queen in traditional dress.

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Itinerary

Royal Palace Cruise offer the interesting trip through Bai Tu Long Bay and Halong Bay with many exciting activities such as cave discovering, kayaking, sunset party, T
Royal Palace Cruise offer the interesting trip through Bai Tu Long Bay and Halong Bay with many exciting activities such as cave discovering, kayaking, sunset party.

Day 1: Hanoi – Bai Tu Long Bay – Vong Vieng village – Ha Long Bay (L, D)
Scenic cruise, Vong Vieng village, kayaking, swimming

07:45 – 08:15: Pick up at your hotel and depart for Ha Long City.
12:30 – On arrival at pier, you will board your Royal Palace Cruise and you are warmly welcomed by professional and friendly crew. Check into cabin.
13:00 – Enjoy specially prepared lunch while cruising through Bai Tu Long Bay with thousands of amazing limestone islands emerging from emerald water. Sailing with Royal Palace Cruise in very tranquil route, exploring the exotic beauty of the must see Bai Tu Long Bay, a feeling in paradise will come to you.
15.30 – Visit Vong Vieng floating fishing village. Our guide will give you some information and interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local community, kayaking through slide rock cliffs.
16:30 – Back to your Royal Palace Cruise, keep cruising for an hour more to the sleeping area.
18:00 – Join the sunset party on the sundeck in warm and romantic atmosphere, drinking wine, enjoy fresh local fruit, listening soft, light music from the sundeck bar.
19:00 – Enjoy the special dinner cooked by our professional chef.
20:30 – The moment you choose your own way to relax after dinner, watching movies, listening to Vietnamese traditional music, wearing costumes for King, Queen and mandarin to take photo. Besides, board games, squid fishing available for entertainment during the night time.

Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L)

 Hanoi
Hanoi

Surprising Cave, scenic cruise, cooking class

06:00 – Take photos of sunrise, morning exercise with our Tai Chi master, a perfect healthy way to start a new day.
07:00 – Enjoy your breakfast, coffee, tea, fruits.
08:00 – Visit Surprising Cave – the most beautiful one in Ha Long Bay.
09:00 – Back to Royal Palace Cruise for check-out. Keep cruising towards Ha Long Bay.
10:00 – Cooking class opened right on the cruise.
11:00 – Farewell lunch served on the cruise before you arrive at harbor.
12:30 – Get on the bus to Hanoi.
16:30 – Transfer you back to your hotel.

Included

+ Welcome drink
+ 2 way A/C transportation
+ Luxury accommodation
+ sightseeing fees
+ Great local seafood
+ Taxes

Excluded

+ Drinks
+ Daily expense
+ Kayaking is 10$/person
+ Tips & gratuity to crews, drive and guides
+ Personal travel & medical insurance
+ Other things not included in the programme.

Halong Full Day Tour – Deluxe with Bamboo Boat

Our day trip leads you to the famous Halong Bay and through the most attractive areas of the Tonkin Gulf. Our well-designed cruising route offers you an excellent opportunity to see the most beautiful high points, in and around the water of the World Heritage site, in a very relaxed way. You witness the tranquil beauty and breathtaking scenery from sundeck of a comfortably traditional junk, from which you can enjoy the bay landscapes, the serene floating village which are slowly passing by.

>>Halong Bay Tour by Indochina Sails

Our day trip leads you to the famous Halong Bay and through the most attractive areas of the Tonkin Gulf.
Our day trip leads you to the famous Halong Bay and through the most attractive areas of the Tonkin Gulf.

Tour itinerary

07.15 – 07.30: Optional pickup at far located hotels (Intercontinental Westlake, Fraser Suites, Sheraton, Thang Loi, Hanoi Club, Sofitel Plaza).

07.45 – 08.30: Pick you up at your hotel in Old quarters area for 3.5 hours bus ride through the country side of the Red River Delta to Halong City. Water buffalos, paddy fields (rice transplanting time: February and June) and daily Vietnamese farmer life are on both sides of the way.

12.00: Arrive in Halong City around noon, we board a traditional wooden junk and start the cruising trip to the centre of the bay. Fresh seafood lunch (vegetable menu available) is served while the boat is gliding out. Get ready for exotic photos and absorbing the most magnificent natural splendors, limestone bedrocks and sheer cliffs of tiny islands highlighted with fanciful names: Fighting Cocks (symbol of Halong Bay), Duck (quick swim is an optional choice), Finger, Incense Burner, and Stone Dogs.

Stopping for a rowing boat trip around Ba Hang Floating village then keep cruising to the most beautiful cave named Thien Cung (Heaven Palace Grotto) and explore huge chambers adorned with stalactites and stalagmites of all kinds. Continue to enjoy this relaxing cruise on the way back to Halong harbor, our waiting vehicle transfer you back to Hanoi.

19.30 – 20.00 Drop off at your hotels. Trip ends.

Our well-designed cruising route offers you an excellent opportunity to see the most beautiful high points, in and around the water of the World Heritage site, in a very relaxed way.
Our well-designed cruising route offers you an excellent opportunity to see the most beautiful high points, in and around the water of the World Heritage site, in a very relaxed way.

Included

+ Welcome drink
+ 2 way A/C transportation
+ Luxury accommodation
+ sightseeing fees
+ Great local seafood
+ Taxes

Excluded

+ Drinks
+ Daily expense
+ Kayaking is 10$/person
+ Tips & gratuity to crews, drive and guides
+ Personal travel & medical insurance
+ Other things not included in the programme.

Thai Binh Sapa Hotel

Situated in Sapa City Center, Thai Binh Sapa Hotel is the perfect place to experience Sapa and its surroundings. The city center is merely 1 km away and the airport can be reached within 50 minutes. A well-kempt environment and its proximity to Sapa Hospital, Ta Van Village, Lao Chai Village give to this hotel a special charm.

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Overview

Thai Binh Sapa Hotel also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Sapa. The hotel offers access to a vast array of services, including free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour front desk, 24-hour room service, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas.
In a corner of Thai Binh Sapa Hotel
In a corner of Thai Binh Sapa Hotel

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Facilities

All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. The hotel offers wonderful recreational facilities such as garden to make your stay truly unforgettable. With an ideal location and facilities to match, Thai Binh Sapa Hotel hits the spot in many ways.

Thai Binh Sapa Hotel
Thai Binh Sapa Hotel

RENT INCLUDED
– Government taxes
– water & cooking gas.
– Free breakfast
– Telephone Subscription (within HCM).
– Use of Services & Facilities
– Electricity consumption
– Daily house cleaning & linen services.

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Sapa View Hotel

Built in 2010, Sapa View Hotel is a distinct addition to Sapa and a smart choice for travelers.

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Overview of Sapa View Hotel

The hotel lies 0.5 km from the city center and provides accessibility to important town facilities. For sightseeing options and local attractions, one need not look far as the hotel enjoys close proximity to Thac Bac Silver Waterfall, Mau Temple, Sapa Ethnic School.

Built in 2010, Sapa View Hotel is a distinct addition to Sapa and a smart choice for travelers.
Built in 2010, Sapa View Hotel is a distinct addition to Sapa and a smart choice for travelers.

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Facilities

At Sapa View Hotel, the excellent service and superior facilities make for an unforgettable stay. For the comfort and convenience of guests, the hotel offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour room service, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park, room service.

Sapa View Hotel
Sapa View Hotel

Hotel accommodations have been carefully appointed to the highest degree of comfort and convenience. In some of the rooms, guests can find internet access – wireless, internet access – wireless (complimentary), non smoking rooms, air conditioning, heating. The hotel’s recreational facilities, which include massage, garden are designed for escape and relaxation. Sapa View Hotel is your one-stop destination for quality hotel accommodations in Sapa.

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Cat Cat View Hotel

Well-placed in the culture, sightseeing area of Sapa city, Cat Cat View Hotel provides a most conducive spot for you to take a break from your busy days. Set from the excitement of the city, this 2-star hotel commands an excellent location and provides access to the city’s biggest attractions. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city’s must-see destinations.

Cat Cat View Hotel also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Sapa. This hotel offers numerous on-site facilities to satisfy even the most discerning guest.
Cat Cat View Hotel also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Sapa.
Cat Cat View Hotel also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Sapa.

All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. The hotel offers wonderful recreational facilities such as garden to make your stay truly unforgettable. Whatever your purpose of visit, Cat Cat View Hotel is an excellent choice for your stay in Sapa.

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Lan Rung Resort & Spa

Overview

Well-placed in the restaurants, sightseeing, beaches area of Vung Tau city, Lan Rung Resort & Spa provides a most conducive spot for you to take a break from your busy days. Only 140.0 km away, this 4-star hotel can be easily accessed from the airport. A haven of rest and relaxation, the hotel will offer total renewal just steps away from the city’s numerous attractions such as Jesus Christ’s Statue, Nirvana, Lighthouse.

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Facilities and services

At Lan Rung Resort & Spa, every effort is made to make guests feel comfortable. To do so, the hotel provides the best in services and amenities. The hotel offers access to a vast array of services, including free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, 24-hour front desk, Wi-Fi in public areas, valet parking.
Lan Rung Resort & Spa is home to 80 bedrooms.
Lan Rung Resort & Spa is home to 80 bedrooms.

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Lan Rung Resort & Spa is home to 80 bedrooms. All are tastefully furnished and many even provide such comforts as internet access – wireless, internet access – wireless (complimentary), whirlpool bathtub, non smoking rooms, air conditioning. The hotel offers fantastic facilities, including hot tub, private beach, fitness center, sauna, golf course (within 3 km), to help you unwind after an action-packed day in the city. Lan Rung Resort & Spa is a smart choice for travelers to Vung Tau, offering a relaxed and hassle-free stay every time.

Muong Thanh Mui Ne Hotel

Location

Located in the lovely area of Mui Ne Beach, Muong Thanh Mui Ne Hotel enjoys a commanding position in the beaches, sightseeing, family fun hub of Phan Thiet. The city center is merely 17 km away and the airport can be reached within minutes. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city’s must-see destinations.

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Located in the lovely area of Mui Ne Beach, Muong Thanh Mui Ne Hotel enjoys a commanding position in the beaches, sightseeing, family fun hub of Phan Thiet.
Located in the lovely area of Mui Ne Beach, Muong Thanh Mui Ne Hotel enjoys a commanding position in the beaches, sightseeing, family fun hub of Phan Thiet.

Facilities and services

Muong Thanh Mui Ne Hotel offers impeccable service and all the essential amenities to invigorate travelers. This hotel offers numerous on-site facilities to satisfy even the most discerning guest.
The hotel features 155 beautifully appointed guest rooms
The hotel features 155 beautifully appointed guest rooms

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The hotel features 155 beautifully appointed guest rooms, many of which include internet access – wireless, internet access – wireless (complimentary), air conditioning, wake-up service, desk. The hotel offers wonderful recreational facilities such as hot tub, private beach, fitness center, sauna, golf course (within 3 km) to make your stay truly unforgettable. Muong Thanh Mui Ne Hotel is your one-stop destination for quality hotel accommodations in Phan Thiet.

One-day tour to Halong Bay by Seaplane

Highlight

Travel to Halong Bay by seaplane is the most comfortable way for one day tour. Instead of 7 hours by car, you can book tickets on seaplane daily flight from Hanoi to Halong bay, the return flight takes only one hour and gives you the beautiful panoramic view on Halong Bay. This tour package includes seaplane tickets, 15 minutes scenic tour of Halong Bay, private Wow Cruise in Halong Bay and other services concerned. You can also charter a seaplane just for you. There are 2 Cessna Grand Caravan 208B-E of 12 seats each are available on your request.

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>> Aphrodite Cruise 3 days/2 nights

Travel to Halong Bay by seaplane is the most comfortable way for one day tour.
Travel to Halong Bay by seaplane is the most comfortable way for one day tour.

Duration: 1 day

Price: $793

Detailed tour program

08h00-08h30: The shuttle bus will pick you up at your hotel and transfer to Noi Bai Airport.
09h30: Welcome and assistance at the airport for check in. Enjoy one hour flight and see Halong Bay from the sky before landing (45 minutes flight + 15 minutes scenic tour).
10h00: Landing at Tuan Chau Marina in Halong Bay, you are welcome and transferred by tender to Wow Luxury Cruise.
10h15: Boarding on Wow Halong Cruise and have the private cruise for your own. Refresh yourself with welcome cocktails. Start the cruise tour.
11h00: Visit Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave, one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay thanks to its exceptional size and shapes which have been created by millions of years of erosion.
12h00: Savor a delicious set menu lunch on board. Along the cruise, you will witness the tranquil beauty and breathtaking scenery from the deck. You also can take beautiful photos of tiny islands dotted with rock arches, sheer cliffs. These limestone islands have fanciful names: Incense Burner, Stone Dog and Fighting Cocks (the symbol of Halong Bay). Time for kayaking.
15h00: End of Halong cruising tour, disembark at Tuan Chau Marina, say good bye to the cruise team.
15h30: Board the seaplane for a 45 minutes flight back to Hanoi.
16h15: Arrive in Noi Bai Airport, take a taxi by your own back to Hanoi Center or stay at the airport to connect the flight to next destination.

Services included:

• One way transfer by shuttle bus Hanoi – Noi Bai Airport;
• Assistance at the airport for check in;
• Seaplane ticket from Hanoi to Halong Bay on 60-minute flight with scenic tour and from Halong back to Hanoi on 45-minute flight.
• English speaking guide on board;
• Charter Wow Cruise Halong for a 5-hour boat trip on Halong Bay.
• Sea food lunch on board
• Entrance fee to Halong Bay;
• Kayaking;

Services excluded:

• Transfer from Noi Bai Airport back to Hanoi;
• Other meals, tip, drinks, single room, personal expenses, insurance…