There is a lot that you can do whilst in Vietnam. Some of the more fun options have been listed here for you.
Wandering around Hoi An Ancient Town
Hoi An Ancient Town, as the name suggests, boasts of countless ancient stuff such as old Chinese temples and an old bridge that had been designed by the Japanese. You will also come across several shops and houses made of wood and well-structured canals. Vietnam was listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site at the end of nineties.
Take your Vietnamese food fantasy to Hanoi
In Vietnam, Hanoi is surely going to tantalize your taste buds. You will find a variety of yummy treats such as pho, steamed fish and sticky rice. Trying the egg coffee is highly recommended. Read Top 10 Things to Do in Hanoi | Top 10 Best Vietnamese Food
Explore Cu Chi Tunnels underground
The Cu Chi Tunnels are underground. They are original war tunnels spanning about 120km in length that was later turned into a museum to give the tourists a sneak peek into the tough lives of the soldiers of the Viet Cong times.
Visiting War Remnants Museum - Understand Vietnam’s bloody past
The War Remnants Museum is one of the more popular tourist spots as it depicts and displays the cruel effects of war on its citizens.
Watch traditional water puppet
The traditional water puppet is another popular tourist attraction. It can be dated back to the 11th century, a time when the rice paddy fields used to be flooded and the locals would stand waist-deep in them and watch puppets perform.
Overnight onboard on Halong Bay
Having a covered area of 1500 square kilometer, the Halong Bay is house to a little over 1,500 limestone islands and islets. Many of these limestone caves are simply amazing such as the Phreatic caves, karstic foot caves, and the marine notch caves to name a few.
Hiking and cave expeditions in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
For the tourist who is looking for an adventurous holiday, Vietnam is the place to go to. It has several limestone caves that are fun to explore.
Cruise the Mekong Delta
Times have changed all over the world, but Vietnam is one such place where it seems like time has stood still. The locals/villagers still follow the same way of life. Cruise along the Mekong Delta and savor the beauty of the islands, the rice paddies and the traditional living style of the villagers.
The complex of Hue Monuments
Countless monuments in Vietnam can be dated back to the start of the 19th century. The Forbidden Purple City, the royal tombs and the pagodas are some such examples.
Trekking in Sapa in Northern Vietnam
The Hmong, Dao, Tay, Giay and Xa Pho are some of the major tribes of Sapa. You can trek through this beautiful area full of natural beauty on foot and bask in its beauty.
Relax on Vietnam beaches
Beaches of Vietnam are popular for being one of the best in the entire of Southeast Asia. It won’t be wrong to say that its home to some of the most pristine beaches that you will find anywhere in the entire world. Read Top 10 Most Beautiful Beaches in Vietnam
Most popular tours which cover all those highlights in Vietnam:
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Essence of Vietnam: 8 days Ho Chi Minh City-Hoi An-Hanoi-Halong Bay
Best of Vietnam Culture & Nature Tour: 10 days Ho Chi Minh - Da Nang - Hoi An - Hanoi - Ha Long Bay
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