Top 10 Destinations in Vietnam

Top 10 Destinations in Vietnam

Vietnam is one of the best countries to visit in South-east Asia. Not so many places have such a rich offer in terms of history and nature: lively towns, UNESCO sites, beautiful landscape and low cost restaurants. Here are the main reasons why you have to go there.      


1 - Ha Long Bay

One of the most famous world's views, this Unesco site includes more than 1.600 islands and is spectacular at sunset 



Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in Hanoi

2 - Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in Hanoi

The political capital in the northern region. Hundreds of citizens and tourists come here every day to pay tribute to the vietnamese leader



Tam Coc

3 - Tam Coc

Close to the city of Ninh Binh, this destination is very popular thanks to the boat excursion through rice fields and natural caves  



Hue, Vietnam

4 - Hue, the Ancient Capital City

Between 1802 and 1945 this was the capital of the Ngyen dinasty; the remnants of the walled city can be visited by walk of bike 



Imperial Tombs, Vietnam

5 - Imperial Tombs Tour

Around Hue there are several imperial tombs, some popular and easy to find, some hidden in the countryside among rice fields. The best part of the visit is exploring the area by motorbike, get lost and meet people



Hoi Ann

6 - Old commercial town of Hoi An

This town is a jewel, with its colonial buildings, chinese quarters, old houses, shops and excellent riverside restaurants 



Son My Memorial Village

7 - Son My Memorial Village

This was the site of the My Lai Massacre, a mass killing of more than 500 unarmed civilians committed by the US Army in 1968; it is an important place to visit if you want to learn something more about the war  



Rong houses in Kon Tum

8. Rong houses in Kon Tum

Kon Tum is a peaceful village in the Central Higlands region, famous for the tall and impressive traditional houses of the rong people



War Remnants Museum in Saigon

9 - War Remnants Museum in Saigon

This is another unmissable destination thanks to a huge collections of military equipment and photographic exhibits



Vietnam Cafes and Restaurants

10 - Cafes & Restaurants

Last but not least: food. Vietnam is a perfect destination for gourmets and street food lovers. You'll fall in love with spring rolls (try all the regional varieties), sticky rice with fresh mango, spicy grilled squids and much more. And if you like beer, you'll find a different brewery in every town


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