Wed, 21 Jan 2015. Last updated Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:33
Vietnam has long become one of the most fascinating destinations alluring the great number of both domestic and international tourists. Tourists participating in Vietnam travel will have an opportunity to explore the pristine and ancient beauty of architectural works, immerse in the charming natural scenery and discover the unique customs and habits of the locals here. The long coastlines, colorful life of the people along with unique culinary will be unforgettable experiences when tourists once set foot on the beautiful country. 5 following breathtaking rendezvous in Vietnam will surely satisfy tourists.
The landscape here is eroded by the wind and waves. Emerging from the shallow waters of Gulf of Tonkin is thousands of limestone islands, the towering monoliths along the precarious islands. Halong Bay is regarded as the enormous and extremely vivid ink-washing painting. The credibly unique names of islands and caves here are based on the shape of the islands showing the rich imagination of sailors, namely Cho Da (Stone Dog) Islet, Ngon Tay (Finger) Islet or Trinh Nu (Virgin) Cave... Thanks to the abundant system of caves concentrated in the center of the heritage, Halong Bay deserves one of the most bewitching tourist destinations in Vietnam tour packages annually alluring the large number of both domestic and international tourists.
On rush hours in Hanoi, almost all of streets and the Old Quarter of the city are filled with hundreds of bikes. Hanoi city is not older along with the ruins of temples and the longstanding labyrinth streets. Hanoi is currently undergoing the extremely strong transformation to become a modern metropolis of Asia in the 21st century. Inside Hanoi Old Quarter, the ancient temples are adjacent the noisy karaoke bars, booths of nostalgic old artisans are interspersed with modern toy stores. It is unique characteristics that have brought Hanoi to become one of the must-see tourist Vietnam destinations in the journey of discovering Vietnam tour. Hanoi, the interference of the old values interweaving with the modern life has still maintained its own particular characteristics that nowhere else can be found in Vietnam.
The dense fog in the early morning on Sapa, the villages, mountains or forests looming in the cloud are the highlight of Sapa tourism attracting tourists. At the end of the cloud is the majestic Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range. It is the magnificent scenery representing extraordinary beauty of the highlands in Asia and reminding tourists of mountainous landscapes endlessly stretching. Above is the majestic green mountainous peaks. Here, the fertile rice terraces run along the hillside, which are neat as origami folds.
Sapa is the town whose weather can quickly change - it sometimes is dense fog, bright sun, sometimes rainy and even appears snow. Sapa retains all 4 seasons within one day surely strongly leaving unforgettable impressions to tourists in mind. Sapa is now known as a trail for those who love to take a stroll and explore high mountainous passes. Tourists will have the opportunity to discover the villages of ethnic people or find it easy to catch a bamboo irrigation bringing the water down the hillside to irrigate the rice fields. The scenery here is extremely poetic and lyrical surely leaving deep impression in the heart of tourists. Sapa is worth one of ideal Destinations in Vietnam strongly alluring tourists.
Despite a small town, Hoi An is home to diverse cuisine. Almost all of early morning, a small troop including numerous cooks gathers along Thai Phien Street - gas stoves and their furniture arranged over the sidewalk. Shortly thereafter, the city wakes up with a cup of coffee, the fragrant kebabs along with tasty soup with chili, turmeric and ginger. In Vietnam in general and Hoi An in particular, the street food is a cultural feature - the food is prepared within a day by the chef only, some of who have attached whole lifetime with career.
Cuisine in Hoi An is the combination between yin and yang. It is the balance between hot and cool, sweet and sour, salt and many other spices. Hoi An cuisine is formed based on contrasting flavors. The taste of fish sauce blending with the sophistication of the fresh herbs along with some lemons make diners not be able to forget the unique flavor here. Once setting foot on Hoi An, tourists will surely get the unforgettable moments.
An interlaced network of rivers, creeks, canals crossing over waters between the plains and lowlands is the unique feature of Mekong Delta attracting the great number of tourists at home and abroad. For centuries, the living of the locals here has been associated with the flow of Mekong Delta River. Social clubs, community workplaces and all activities of people take place on the river and canals.
If you lived on an island on the river with twenty other people, you must learn how to integrate with them. That is the reason why almost all of the locals in Mekong region are extremely friendly. Over time, the life of the people here has still attached to the water. Along the riverbanks nearby is grocery stores, cafes, gyms and clubs... Floating market with the barges from all over provinces in the delta is home to exchange goods, fruits and other necessities for daily life. It is indispensable cultural feature of the locals here. Along with the other attractive destinations, Mekong Delta also displays the significant contribution in promoting the image of Vietnam tourism closer to both domestic and international tourists.