The most attractive destinations in Vietnam for foreign tourists

Due to the beautiful unspoiled natural scenery and the rich culture, Vietnam is among the most famous destination in Southeast Asia. If you have the opportunity to take Vietnam Indochina tours, don’t miss these destinations below.



This thousand-year-old capital with old town preserving ancient architecture and many traditional values are always waiting for visitors to explore.

Hoan Kiem Lake with Ngoc Son Temple and The Huc Bridge is the symbol of Hanoi. Visiting Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, Hoa Lo Prison, and Vietnamese Ethnological Museum, tourists have the opportunity to learn more about the culture and history of Vietnam.

Ho Chi Minh City

Being one of two biggest economic-cultural centers in the country, Ho Chi Minh City still retains elegant architecture from the French colonial period. Some popular destinations in Ho Chi Minh City are the War Remnants Museum, Cu Chi Tunnel, the Notre Dame Cathedral or Ngoc Hoang Pagoda. If you’re interested in shopping, Ben Thanh Market is the ideal place for various goods.


Owning a colorful and charming beauty, Sapa is a perfect stop after the rugged road. Sapa is home to numerous beautiful places such as Ham Rong flower garden, Muong Hoa Valley, Gothic Stone Church and Bac Ha market. The most prominent place is Fansipan – the highest mountain in Vietnam known as “the roof of Indochina” – attracts many visitors who are into climbing and conquering.

Ninh Binh

Ninh Binh is has a great advantage in tourism thanks to the convergence of both natural and cultural heritages such as Trang An, Tam Coc – Bich Dong ecological tourism areas, Cuc Phuong National Park, Bai Dinh pagoda and Hoa Lu ancient capital. There is also Van Long lagoon in Gia Vien district – where is chosen as the scene for super Kong movie: Skull Island thanks to the wild and mysterious scenery.

Halong Bay

Halong Bay is the treasure and the pride of Vietnam tourism. The limestone islands, rocky systems and caves create unique natural populations that easily make impression on visitors. When cruising on the bay, you can visit and explore some of the floating villages of fishermen. Thanks to the beauty and value of geology, Ha Long Bay was honored by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage Site.

Quang Binh

Nature has created the system of majestic caves in Quang Binh. The most famous one is Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park with limestone terrain, hundreds of caves, underground rivers and rare plant systems which attract many adventurers around the world to explore. Some other scenic spots in Quang Binh are chosen as the main context for Kong: Skull Island, such as Cha Noi Mountain and Mouse Cave. Son Doong cave is considered as the largest natural cave in the world.


Hue Ancient City is one of the most historic cities of Vietnam, with the relics dating back to the 19th century Nguyen Dynasty. Located on the gentle Huong River, the Hue Citadel has a large area around 10 km. Some famous attractions in Hue are Ngo Mon Gate, Thai Hoa Palace, and Dien Tho Palace. Guests should take a boat on the Perfume River to visit the tombs and temples such as Tu Duc Tomb, Khai Dinh Tomb, and Thien Mu Pagoda.

Da Nang

Da Nang has been one of the most popular destinations for both domestic and international visitors.

The highlights of the city are friendly people, clean, and delicious local flavor. Some famous tourist attractions are My Khe Beach – one of the most charming beaches in the world, Ba Na Hills with many interesting activities, Son Tra Peninsula, the Marble Mountain, Han River and Dragon Bridge.

Hoi An

Recorded as the World Cultural Heritage in 1999, Hoi An ancient city is a popular destination for international tourists, known as the paradise of shopping with a variety of souvenirs, handicrafts, silk and art pictures.

Ancient houses and pagodas, lantern town and mysterious culture create the attractions of Hoi An.


Dalat is an ideal place to visit with the pleasant climate all year-round. The highlights of Dalat tourism are farms and flower gardens which can bring tourists farmer experiences. Famous tourist destinations in Dalat are Xuan Huong Lake, Love Valley, Datanla Waterfall and Langbiang Mountain.

Phan Thiet

Phan Thiet is a cannot-miss destination for those who love the sea. The most well-known destination here is Mui Ne with clear blue water and wonderful red sand dunes in the sunset. Other destinations are Rang beach, the Fairy Stream, and Sandy Hill. Phan Thiet is also famous for making the traditional fish sauce.

Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc – the biggest island in Vietnam- is an ideal destination with the pristine forests, untouched coral reefs and clear water. Some popular places to visit here are the Long beach, Ham Ninh fishing village, and Phu Quoc prison.


Hope that with our suggestions, you will have an unforgettable trip to Vietnam. For more information about luxury Vietnam tours vacations, you can visit our website. Share this article if it’s useful to you. Have a nice trip!

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