Ten best places to see in Vietnam

19, August, 2015

Ten best places to see in Vietnam

Halong Bay, Sapa, Hoi An, Mekong Delta, Nha Trang, Phu Quoc… are destinations favored by international travelers and these places are also popular choice in Vietnam tours.

1. Halong Bay is located in the west coast of the Gulf of Tonkin of Ha Long Island City and Quang Ninh province. Halong Bay has a coastline of 120 km, an area of about 1,553 square kilometers includes 1,969 islands, mostly limestone islands. Not only the beautiful by scenery, Halong also gives visitors a sense of peace when immersed in the scenery. Halong is rated as one of the 29 most beautiful bay in the world, the end of the month 3/2012, the organization New Open World has officially recognized Ha Long Bay is one of the new seven natural wonders of the world.

2. Thien Mu Pagoda known as Linh Mu Pagoda , the ancient temple is situated on Ha Khe hill, on the left bank of the Perfume River , 5km to Hue city central. Thien Mu Pagoda was built in 1601, with its natural beauty and vast scale, Thien Mu Pagoda has become the most beautiful temple in that time. Through historical events , the pagoda continued embellishment increasingly glorious, magnificent and always fascinating, attracted visitors.

3. Hoan Kiem Lake is known as Sword Lake. The lake has an area of about 12 hectares . Hoan Kiem is the heart of Hanoi, close to Hanoi old quarter. Hoan Kiem Lake is associated with historical legends , symbolizes the desire for peace , literature martial virtues of Vietnamese people.

4. Hoi An City lie on the Thu Bon River. It takes about 25 km to Danang city. From the sixteenth century, this place was famous called Faifoo, where trade and the major trading centers of the merchants Japan, China, Portugal, Italy ... in Southeast Asia. Nowaday, Hoi An still preserved almost intact relics of ancient architecture and cultural background of the intangible in the customary, religious activities, folk art, cultural festivities, the village. Besides The traditional food of Hoi An was one of the special things that tourists often mentioned.

5. Phu Quoc Island is called pearl island in Vietnam, the largest island with 22 island communities in the Gulf of Thailand, is part of Kiên Giang Province. The entire island has a total area of 589.23 square kilometers. In 2008, the site Concierge.com (specializing in tourism in Australia) has announced Phu Quoc Long Beach is one of the 13 beaches' most pristine and beautiful " of the world.

6. Sapa Terraces in north-west highlands of Vietnam, where the beautiful terraced fields, with its spectacular natural land scape, dreamy, mysterious love markets and rich cuisine, unique, Sapa was "fascinated" most visitors arriving here.

7. Mui Ne is a resort town along the South China Sea in Southeast Vietnam. Mui Ne has a desolate strip of green coastline with red sand dunes stretching as desert and sea fishing villages pure land of Vietnam. Mui Ne also attracts tourists by numerous historical monuments - the culture such Kinh, Cham, Hoa.

8. Mekong Delta known as the southern delta , total area is square 40.548,2km. Due to the long coast and the Mekong river divided into several tributaries, canals, islands, where appropriate for the type of ecotourism, to experience and explore. In addition to visiting the floating markets , also hear traditional music and enjoy the specialties southern region, a feature only in Mekong Delta.

9. Cu Chi Tunnels is a defense system in the ground in Cu Chi District. It takes 70 km to Ho Chi Minh City. Come to Cu Chi visit incredible underground tunnel network of approximately 200 kilometres hand-constructed by Vietnamese guerillas during the long struggle for independence where you will understand more about the Vietnam War or American War.

10. Nha Trang is the beach capital of Khanh Hoa province, on the South central coast of Vietnam. Nha Trang is not only possesses the natural landscape in the fresh, cool with the white sand stretches, the offshore islands have coral ecosystems fantasy, which is also known by many ancient Cham temples moss style, the quiet museum inside the city.

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