“Vietnam is is one of the most exciting destinations in South East Asia. It’s packed with history, stunning landscapes, cultural highlights and amazing food.”
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Vietnam, packed with history, stunning landscapes, cultural highlights and amazing food and home to one of the 8th wonders of nature, Ha long bay. It’s one of the most exciting destinations in South East Asia.
Ho Chi Minh
Touch down in Ho Chi Minh City, often referred to as Saigon, is the largest city of Vietnam and therefore the first point of contact with this country for many travellers. Famous for its tasty street food, French architecture and memories of war.
Starting in China and making its way through several countries before finally entering Vietnam, the Mekong river is home to the Mekong Delta. A vast maze of rivers, swamps and islands, home to floating markets, Khmer pagodas and villages surrounded by rice paddies. The delta is an essential adventure to have during any visit to Vietnam.
Situated in the south of Vietnam Phu Quoc island is home to one of Asia’s finest beaches. (Soa beach). With picture-perfect white sand, mineral-water clarity and laid back atmosphere it’s easy to see why Phu Quoc is high most tourists must visit lists.
Known as the tourist capital of the South Central, Da Nang is a coastal city known for its sandy beaches and history as a French colonial port, it also homes one of the worlds biggest annual firework competitions. Where countries battle it out to be crowned the world’s best!
When it comes to nightlife destinations, Vietnam might not be your first thought. But this vibrant Southeast Asian country is a fantastic place to let your hair down. From casual street drinking,swanky bars, funky jazz joints to booming nightclubs. There’s a little something for everyone, depending on how you like to party.