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!