Vietnam with its strikingly beautiful landscapes has become an indispensable destination for both domestic and foreign tourists. Usually, because of the short holidays, tourists tend to choose Vietnam day tours to relax and spend time with their families. Beside of having Hanoi tours and Ho Chi Minh tours, here are the 5 most famous tourist destinations in Vietnam which are suitable for your Vietnam day tours in your next holidays.
Ha Long Bay
Halong Bay is located on the west bank of Tonkin Gulf. It is a complex comprising the other two beautiful bays including Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Bay. It has a 120 kilometer coastline and an area of about 1,553 square kilometers. It includes 1,969 large and small islands, most of which are limestone islands, and spreads over the water areas of Ha Long City, Cam Pha City and a part of Van Don Island District in Quang Ninh Province.
With a lot of beautiful natural landscapes and the diverse vegetation, Ha Long Bay attracts numerous tourists each year through Vietnam day tours. Moreover, having the convenient geographic position near the international gateway, it is considered to be one of the most famous places of Vietnam for foreign tourists to visit.
Hoi An Ancient Town
Hoi An is located on the northern bank of Thu Bon River and far from Da Nang City about 25 kilometers to the southeast. From the 16th and 17th centuries, this place was known as Faifoo, a trading center for Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese and Italian merchants in the southeast Asia.
Today, Hoi An Ancient Town is still intact. It preserves well the ancient architectures, the intangible cultural heritage of traditional customs, beliefs, folk arts, cultural festivals, traditional cuisine and so on. Among them, the culinary culture in Hoi An is one of the special things that you should not miss in your Vietnam tours. If you visit Hoi An and come back home without enjoying some traditional dishes such as cao lau, Quang noodles, white rose cake, it will be like you have never visited Hoi An.
Sapa is a tourist destination far from the center of Lao Cai City more than 30 kilometers. Situated at an average altitude of 1500 to 1800 meters above sea level, Sapa Town seems to always immerse in a cloudy paradise, which creates a beautifully exotic picture. It owns an invaluable natural condition that is cool weather all year round with an average temperature of 15 to 18 degree Celsius. Therefore, it is always an ideal place for a lot of tourists.
Also, with Sapa tours, you can contemplate the wild beauty of terraced fields, waterfalls, majestic mountains and discover the customs, cultures of some mountainous ethnic minorities groups such as Black H’Mong, Red Dzao, Tay, Dzay and so on. Especially, you can have a chance to reach the top of Fansipan, which is known as “The roof of Indochina”, to see the whole beauty of Sapa Town.
Hue Imperial City
Hue is one of the three major tourist areas of Vietnam. It is a charming imperial city lying alongside Huong River. It has a lot of cultural relics and unique architectural works, in which Nguyen dynasty’s monument complex is the most remarkable one. It includes palaces, temples, shrines, citadels, mausoleums, pagodas, temples, churches and so on. All of them still keep the ancient majesty until now. Also, there are a large number of folk festivals, religious festivals accompanied with so many kinds of art. In particular, Hue Royal Court Music is the most famous form of music to be mentioned a lot and it was recognized as a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 2003.
Mekong Delta is also known as the Southern Plains or the South West of Vietnam. Its total area is 40,548.2 square kilometers. Due to the long coastline and a lot of tributaries of Mekong River including rivers, canals, islands and archipelagoes, this place is suitable for ecotourism to experience and explore the natural landscapes in your Vietnam day tours.
Having Mekong Delta tours, beside visiting the extensive fruit orchid gardens, listening to the melodies of don ca tai tu and enjoying the specialties, you can also look in a floating market which is a unique feature in the Mekong Delta to buy fresh fruits and watch some daily activities of local people here.
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