Active holidays in Vietnam
For tourists who are bored with lying on the beach, most Vietnamese resorts have equipped golf courses. People looking for unforgettable memories should appreciate horse or elephant riding, as well as a visit to the local snake farm.
On the territory of Vietnam there is an opportunity for surfing, diving and fishing. Interestingly, diving in Vietnam has the lowest cost in the world, which attracts thousands of scuba diving fans every year. The best diving resorts are Nha Trang on Whale Island, Phu Coo and Con Dao Islands. Diving in Nha Trang is recommended from March to October, on the island of Phu Koo – from November to March.
People who are interested in exotic sports should visit the city of Mui Ne, where they can experience new grandiose sensations by skiing through the sandy hills.
Ski holidays in Vietnam
For fans of mountain skiing, a must-see is the resort of Sapa, where the climbing melancholy of reference is located. Experienced skiers, skiing in Sapa, can try to reach the top of the highest mountain in Indochina and Vietnam – Phan Si Pang.
Wellness holidays in Vietnam
In Vietnam, according to Country Minus, there are centers of traditional medicine, where herbal treatment and acupuncture are carried out, as well as balneotherapy complexes, where mud therapy and therapy based on mineral and thermal waters are used. Popular health resorts are Nha Trang and Phan Thiet, where there are mineral water sources and deposits of therapeutic mud.
Sights of Vietnam
- Botanical Garden, Dam Shen Park, Museum of War History and Relics, Notre Dame de Saigon Cathedral, Kuchi Tunnels, and the theater and zoo in Ho Chi Minh City;
- Ko Loa Fortress, historical and cultural complex of Vietnam with the first local university and the Temple of Literature, the Cathedral in Hanoi;
- the Forbidden Purple City, which served as the private quarters of the emperor of Vietnam and his concubines, the imperial tombs, the Thai Hoa Palace, the citadel and the Thien Ma pagoda in Hue;
- Kamchi Waterfall, Xuan Huong and West Lake, Thong Nyat Park, where the Flower Festival is held, the picturesque Love Valley, Chua Mot Cat Pagoda.
In the major cities of the country, there is a diverse selection of hotels and hotels from affordable options to fashionable establishments. Service here reaches the average level of Europe. Meals are usually represented by breakfasts or “half board” (breakfast and dinner), it is distinguished by a good buffet. Rooms are usually 3-5 *, they almost always have air conditioning, telephones, TVs with satellite channels. Sometimes in level establishments, rooms include a hairdryer, mini-bar, bathrobes, safes, coffee and tea sets.
The cost of accommodation in hotels in Vietnam is quite stable throughout the year and remains at the same level. Renting a luxury room for two in Hanoi starts from VND 1,700,000 per day, a beautiful hotel room (4 *) – from VND 800,000, an average room (3 *) – from VND 200,000, overnight in one of the hostels – from 150,000 VND per day per person.
The main type of holiday in Vietnam is a beach holiday. The sand here is clean and warm, the water almost always has a comfortable temperature for swimming, and the abundance of sun allows you to get a good tan.
If you get tired of the beach, you can play golf, as well as ride horses and even elephants.
The proximity of the sea explains the popularity of water sports such as diving and surfing. Fishing is also very popular in Vietnam. Diving in Vietnam is very cheap, so many tourists come here just for scuba diving. Diving is especially good in Nyan Trang, as well as on the islands of Phu Koo and Con Dao.
There are also opportunities for ski holidays in Vietnam – for this you need to visit the resort of Sapa. Also from here climbers go to conquer the highest mountain in Indochina – Fan Si Pang.
Vietnam is also interesting from a sightseeing point of view – many historical events, wars and battles took place here. At various resorts you can see thousands of architectural monuments. No less interesting is the nature of Vietnam.
Vietnam is distinguished by a huge number of hotels of different levels – from five-star hotels to simple bungalows on the coast, so it is very easy to choose a place of residence for every taste and budget. The main thing is to make sure that the windows from your room do not enter the road – otherwise, in the early morning you will wake up from the crackle of hundreds of scooters.
Hotels in Vietnam offer standard services to tourists: meals, room cleaning, etc. Often hotels have children’s clubs, nightclubs, bars, etc. Also, hotels have safes, usually paid, where it will be safe to leave valuables – it is better not to store them in the rooms.