6 famous places to visit in Vietnam and some tips when you travel here.

Vietnam has many beautiful landscapes, delicious food, is most worth visiting ,that makes many domestic and foreign tourists are interested in planning to visit in Vietnam.  Review of 20+ most famous tourist destinations attracting a large number of tourists.

Vietnam has so many tourist attractions.  Traveling to the North, to the Central region or to the South, you will admire the majestic mountains, beautiful beaches, busy cities, or poetic and charming rivers…  Let’s travel from North to South to discover “tất – tần – tật” the most worthy tourist destinations! phongchongmatuy.com.vn

1. Vietnam tourism Ha Long Quang Ninh

Visit in Vietnam, you must definitely go to Ha Long Bay Vietnam, not only valuable for the landscape, geology and geomorphology, Ha Long Bay also attracts tourists by its unique values ​​of culture and history.  This is the fact that makes the difference and special attraction of Ha Long Bay compared to other tourist destinations.

Vietnam tourism Ha Long Quang Ninh
Vietnam tourism Ha Long Quang Ninh

With more than 1900 large and small islands and many caves with beautiful stalactites, this place was voted as one of the 7 natural wonders of the world, most Vietnamese tourists visit Ha Long Bay once in a live time.

2. Hoi An is a tourist destination in Vietnam not to be missed 

Visit in Vietnam, there is one place that tourists should not miss, which is Hoi An. Located on the famous Central heritage road, Hoi An ancient town attracts a lot of tourists both Vietnamese and foreigners.

Hoi An is a tourist destination in Vietnam not to be missed 
Hoi An is a tourist destination in Vietnam not to be missed 

The town has rows of old streets that are almost intact, which is a type of tubular house that runs from street to street.  There is a block of streets located right next to the Hoai River.  The houses here are all made of precious wood. In the house are hung phoenixes, parallel sentences, and columns are carved with very sophisticated patterns… Hoi An is a living museum, the old town has been recognized by UNESCO as a cultural heritage.  world on December 4, 1999.

 3. Hanoi capital of Vietnam

Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, is a must-see for international tourists, Hanoi has many beautiful and famous places such as Hoan Kiem Lake, Tomb of Ho Chi Minh City, or Hanoi’s Old Quarter along with countless beautiful places to visit.  Lots of delicious street food with a decent price.

Hanoi capital of Vietnam
Hanoi capital of Vietnam

Traveling to Hanoi, Vietnam, visitors can feel a living space that is both modern and ancient, and the most suitable time to come to Hanoi is in the autumn from September to November.

 4. Danang tourist destination

Danang tourist destination
Danang tourist destination

Da Nang Vietnam is a favorite tourist destination not only because of its attractive natural landscape, but also because of its hospitality to Vietnamese tourists, and the friendliness of its people.  The most friendly and closest “tourist paradise” in Vietnam can be mentioned: Cu Lao Cham, Ly Son island, Con Dao, Hoi An ancient town, and Da Nang city.

 5. Vung Tau

Ba Ria – Vung Tau has many historical and cultural relics distributed evenly throughout the districts (recognized by the State as 25 monuments).  Most of the existing relics are capable of being exploited for tourist purposes such as Dinh Thang Tam area.  Sakyamuni Buddha, Nirvana, Statue of Jesus, Bach Dinh area, Lighthouse tower… and revolutionary historical sites such as Long Phuoc tunnels, Bau Sen resistance base area, Minh Dam mountain base  … especially Con Dao prison area and Hang Duong cemetery.

Ba Ria - Vung Tau has many historical and cultural relics distributed evenly throughout the districts
Ba Ria – Vung Tau has many historical and cultural relics distributed evenly throughout the districts

Various festival activities such as the annual Mieu Ba festival takes place on the 16th, 17th and 18th day of the 10th lunar month;  Ong fish procession festival at Dinh Thang Tam on the 16th, 17th and 18th day of the 6th lunar month with special forms of sacrifices of fishermen in the Sea region;  the annual Trung Cuu festival on the 9th day of the 9th lunar month takes place in Long Son, Vung Tau city;  Co festival in Long Hai on the 11th, 12th and 13th of the second lunar month.  Festivals are an opportunity to attract tourists from all over the world for sacrifices combined with sightseeing, swimming and bathing.

Vung Tau is a tourist destination in Vietnam that you should not ignore, coming to Vung Tau you will enjoy many unique dishes, specialties of Vung Tau.

6. Vietnam tourism Nha Trang 

Coming to beautiful Nha Trang tourism, it’s always in the top of the most beautiful beaches on the planet because the scenery as well as the taste of sunshine, white sand, blue sea brings a lingering feeling to any visitor.  Besides, the locals are always hospitable and friendly with a smile on their faces to welcome Vietnamese tourists to Nha Trang.

Vietnam tourism Nha Trang 
Vietnam tourism Nha Trang 

Nha Trang Not only attracts tourists with beautiful beaches, this region also has an irresistible attraction by many delicious and unique dishes.  When coming to this place, visitors will discover extremely typical dishes from the gentle and friendly coastal people.

7.Notes when traveling to Vietnam

Crossing the road: When traveling to Vietnam, tourists will have difficulty crossing the road here, but don’t worry, just cross the road slowly, and let the cars in front of you can see you.  

Notes when traveling to Vietnam
Notes when traveling to Vietnam

 – Vietnamese currency: The current price of usd/VND is about 23000, Vietnamese dong will have more zeros than other currencies, so please count carefully before paying.

 – Prepare seasonal items: Tourists coming to Vietnam need to pay attention to the time and place you plan to go, Vietnam has the south and the north with different climates.  In the south, the climate in summer, the temperature is usually 27-30 degrees Celsius.

As for the north of Vietnam, there will be 4 seasons, and especially in winter, the months from November to March, the temperature can drop to 8 degrees Celsius, so if you travel to northern Vietnam at this time you need to prepare warm clothes

  – Buy a Vietnamese phone SIM card when you arrive: Tourists coming to Vietnam should buy a SIM card, the price is also very cheap, about 8$.

8. The best time to visit in Vietnam

The time to visit in Vietnam: if you travel in the north is from September to November, and if you travel to the south of Vietnam, the best time is from March to April, it will have less rain than other months.

The best time to visit in Vietnam
The best time to visit in Vietnam


Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam. It’s the bustling city, full of life, and is a year-round destination.  Unlike the southern provinces, Hanoi is usually very cold in the winter with an average temperature of about 17°C. In summer (from May to September), the average temperature is about 32°C but there is rain a lot.

Best time: October

Don’t miss: Famous “Railways” and Hoan Kiem Lake

  Ha Long Bay

Other spots may still be beautiful even with a little rain, however, if you intend to go to Ha Long Bay, you must make sure that you do not go in the rainy season.  Fog in the rainy season can reduce your visibility, and so it will be difficult to see all the beauty of the mountains, the magnificent rock formations here.  To make sure you can sit on a yacht and enjoy the whole beauty of Ha Long Bay, choose to go in spring and autumn (from April to October) because the weather is cool but anyway you can come to Ha Long Bay anytime.