Best destinations in northern Vietnam

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Vietnam has a lot of beautiful destinations around the country. Where will you visit if you travel to the Nothern Vietnam? These are some of the best northern Vietnam destinations you should visit.

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Hanoi

Hanoi is the second biggest city and also the capital of Vietnam. The second biggest city of Vietnam now becomes the political, economical, cultural center of the whole country. Hanoi has a hidden charm that couldn’t be found any place on this earth. The city has both the modern and the traditional features. If you come to Hanoi, you should visit some special places to know more about this city: Hoan Kiem Lake, the Temple of Literrature, the One Pillar Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum,…

Hoan Kiem Lake via Tourist Guide

Sapa

Located in Vietnam’s remote North West Mountains, Sapa is famous for its rugged scenery and also its cultural diversity. Sapa, at 1,600m above sea level, is an incredibly picturesque resort town that lies on the Hoang Lien Son mountain range near the Chinese border in northwestern Vietnam, known as “the Tonkinese Alps”.

Coming to Sapa, tourists will surely feel the nice weather, nature and people harmonize as well as beautiful waterfalls … It can be said that visitors have been attracted by the characteristics of Sapa.

At the top of the mountains, visitors can see the terraced fields stretching down the valleys, home to many ethnic minorities. Sapa contains many wonders of nature, natural landscape with mountainous terrain, the green forests, creating a harmonious picture and attractive landscape from the high land of the North West in Vietnam.

Trang An

In the heritages of Vietnam, Trang An ecological park is the only one which is mixed heritage (convergence of both cultural and natural criteria recognized by UNESCO). Spread over 12,000 hectares, this is where culture intertwines with the magic, mystery and majesty of the natural world.

Trang An via So Du lich Ninh Binh

There are 48 caves with  associated names and many stories such as Sinh cave, Diu cave, Ba Giot cave,… Trang An is the only Vietnamese heritage site with many caves. The system of these caves is successive, forming a circle. When cruising, visitors are required to lower their heads to avoid touching their heads. If you go to Vietnam, you should come here once.

Halong Bay

Lying towards the northeastern region of Vietnam, Quang Ninh Province is not only the land for economic development but also the potential land for tourism with many tourist attractions such as Halong bay, Bai Tu Long Bay… . This area is also rich in cultural as well as historical values among different ethnic groups: Kinh, Dao, Tay, San Diu, San Chay, Hoa. Apart from those cultural features, Quang Ninh is the land of several historical and cultural sites such as Yen Tu Pagoda, Cua Ong temple, Bach Dang River, etc.

There are many famous places are in the North of Vietnam: Tam Coc – Hoa Lu, Cuc Phuong national park, Ban Gioc waterfall, etc,.. each place has unique points.

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