Vietnam is one of Southeast Asia’s most beautiful countries, attracting travellers to its lush mountains, bustling cities and golden sand beaches.
Despite rapid modernisation in Vietnam’s urban centres of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh, time-honoured traditions remain intact amongst the locals. There are numerous ancient landmarks and colonial structures that have survived throughout the bumps and scrapes of history.
Buddhist shrines can be found next to towering skyscrapers, where you can experience vibrant festivals and ceremonies dating back hundreds of years.
Long, sandy beaches are home to luxurious resorts and fine-dining venues, making them ideal romantic getaways, while expansive rice terraces on the hills make for excellent hiking excursions.
The nightlife in Vietnam is mainly restricted to major cities such as Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.Vietnamese food is has its own distinct flavour from as you travel from one region to another. Where the South Vietnamese food is spicy, the North Vietnamese food is blander. However, overall the cuisine involves less oil and more of fresh vegetables.
Once haunted by the bloodshed and strife of Vietnam War, the streets of the country in its current avatar buzz with youthful energy.
Tall and looming skyscrapers, quaint floating markets, mopeds zooming through the roads and paddy fields add even more to its overall charms. Oozing overwhelming natural beauty and rich heritage, the country takes you on a journey through its ancient architecture and its vibrant culture.
Explore Hanoi Old Quarter, the historic heart & commercial center with lots of attractions
Walk along Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son, cross the bridge that leads to the lovely Ngon temple
Explore the Re-unification Palace, which played a big role in Vietnamese history
Tour the War Remnants Museum, one of the most moving sights in Ho Chi Minh City
Take a cruise to see the beauty of Halong Bay, zigzagging the tiny islands & towering limestone cliffs
Visit Cat Ba Island, Halong Bay's largest Island, best place to Kayak, explore Cave & Hike the National park