Forget the war – Vietnam has one of the youngest and most dynamic populations in Asia, and the country has great beaches, fascinating cities, ancient culture, incredible food. Use Travelhappy’s Vietnam map to plan your trip.
Extremely compact for a capital city, Hanoi is bursting with history at every street corner, making it a picturesque if hectic place to explore.
Hai Phong (for Halong Bay)
Halong Bay is one of Vietnam’s greatest attractions, with the chance to sail serene waters amongst stunning limestone cliff formations
Tremendous rice terraces and treks await travellers who make it to Sapa, the small market town amongst the mountains
Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)
While northern Hanoi may be the capital, southern Saigon has an identity and charisma all its own
Vietnam’s former Imperial capital, Hue’s elaborate tombs for Emperors – essentially lavish ornamental gardens – are deserved UNESCO World Heritage sites
A UNESCO World Heritage site, the traffic-free streets of historical Hoi An are a joy to wander, especially with the scores of restaurants and pleasant riverfront nearby.
China Beach is considered Vietnam’s best beach, and nearby Da Nang has developed accordingly, with international chain hotels and an airport too
One of Vietnam’s key beach destinations, Nha Trang is a fairly large town built right next to the long stretch of sand. Plenty to explore in the nearby hills and islands too and the best spot for scuba diving
Phan Rang-Thap Cham
A hidden gem between Mui Ne and Nha Trang, Phan Rang has a gorgeous beach that’s almost deserted
Mui Ne Beaches and Mui Ne Dunes
Famed for kite surfing and windsurfing, tiny Mui Ne is an adrenaline sports haven. The surrounding sand dunes are also stunning to see and explore
Infamous as the town about which a US Army major declared “It became necessary to destroy Ben Tre to save it”, Ben Tre today is a great place to see everyday life in rural Vietnam
Can Tho Vietnam is one of the key areas to see life lived on the water in the Mekong Delta – and also to see just how fast Vietnam is changing
Phu Quoc Island
Almost in Cambodia, Phu Quoc island has recently had an airport built due to the popularity of its pristine beaches
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