Things to do in Northeast Vietnam

If you have read our Ha Giang travel guide and places to visit in Ha Giang, you will definitely want to visit the northeast of Vietnam and below are our suggestions for best things to do when travelling through this beautiful region.

things to do in northeast vietnam

Motorcycling tour: This is the best way to enjoy this wonderful journey. Motorbike can be easily hired from Hanoi, but it is highly recommended to book a guided tour as the tour guide knows the most stunning roads or short cuts, buffalo ttrails where you will have fun and see no other tourists on the way.

4X4 wheel drive tour: This is a perfect choice for most tourists, 4X4 wheel drive tour is comfortable, safe and still possible to get to corners of the northeast. 

Photography tour: If you travel Vietnam on a photography tour, the northeast is the best destination in Vietnam to shoot beautiful pictures of landscapes, people, life, etc.

Homestay: There is no 4 or 5 star hotel to stay on your northeast Vietnam tour and homestay is the first choice. You know why? Homestay is clean, comfortable enough and it is unique experience. 

Trekking tour: Great for those who love trekking and outdoor activities. Hoang Su Phi and Ba Be national park are good places for trekking tour.


It takes 5-8 days to visit the best of the northeast and if you are interested in this tour, please contact us at so that we can customize your needs to design the best trip.

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