Vietnam is well-known over the world for its breathtaking natural beauty, from magnificent mountains, verdant terraced fields in the north to long white sand beaches, colorful floating markets in the south. All create the S-shaped land with a vast diversity of beautiful natural landscapes. If you are planning to visit the south of Vietnam, you should not miss chance to experience things following.
1. Admire busy and modern atmosphere of Ho Chi Minh City
A travel to the South Vietnam will be incomplete without visiting Ho Chi Minh City – the biggest center of commerce and culture of Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh City is famous for gleaming skyscrapers sitting side by side with ramshackle buildings and crumbling colonial houses. This city’s architecture and lifestyle is a perfect harmonization between American and Chinese influence, with many dots of modernity without losing Vietnamese identity and as much historical as its modernity.
Ho Chi Minh City, the best destination for travelling and shopping in the South Vietnam
From the most luxurious hotels to the cheapest guesthouses, the classiest restaurants to the tastiest street stalls, the choicest boutiques to the scrum of the markets, there is no doubt that Ho Chi Minh City is the most vibrant city throughout Vietnam and the best destination for traveling and shopping.
2. Sail the Mekong Delta
The most famous river throughout Southeast Asia, the Mekong River, forms the attractive and beautiful area called the Mekong Delta at its mouth. Exploring the watery world of the Mekong Delta, where the channels of the mighty Mekong crisscross shimmering emerald paddy fields and sugar cane plantations is one of the best experiences in South Vietnam. Additionally, in almost tours to the Mekong Delta, you also have great chance to discover bustle riverside towns, colorful floating markets, or try spending a night in a waterside homestay. Excursing the Mekong Delta through boat tours is the best way to explore and experience rustic life of the locals.
Floating market, one of the most remarkable attractions in the Mekong Delta as well as South Vietnam
3. Admire stunning beauty of Phu Quoc Island
Phu Quoc Island is always in top places to visit in South Vietnam thanks to its magnificent natural beauty. This island brings visitors opportunities to visit a mix of majestic mountains, lush forests covered hills, romantic waterfalls, bubbling streams and some of Vietnam’s best beaches. This is also one of the few places in Vietnam that you can enjoy the sun setting over the sea. Additionally, you can experience many different activities on the island such as: diving the reefs, kayaking in the bays, eating up the back-road miles on a motorbike, or just lounging on the beach, indulging in a massage and dining with fresh seafood.
Stunning beauty of Phu Quoc
4. Relax on beautiful beaches of Nha Trang
Located on the coast of South Vietnam, Nha Trang is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Vietnam. This city is surrounded by archipelagos, islands, mountains and white sand beaches which make it a wonderful and attractive tourist destination. The most wonderful thing of beaches in Nha Trang is that the water is always deep, quiet and warm all the year round. In Nha Trang, you can visit many amazing islands like Monkey Island, Ebony Island, Swiftlet Island, Bamboo Island and Silkworm Island. Besides, thanks to magnificent coral sea bed, scuba diving and snorkeling are very popular activities in this destination.
Nha Trang is famous for beautiful beaches
5. Escape the heat in Dalat
Dalat, which is known as the City of lovers, is an ideal destination for the pilgrimage of lovers, the romantic getaway and the wonderful honeymoon. As one of the most remarkable place in South Vietnam, Dalat offers a lot of things to do. With cool climate all year round, stunning natural beauty of romantic lakes, parks of flowers, love valley, the mountains of Romeo and Juliet and waterfalls, Dalat is always chose to escape from the heat and the bustle of the large cities and enjoy a fresh and pleasant atmosphere.
Dalat, with the cool climate all year round, is an ideal destination to escape from the heat South
Vietnam is full of attractions with breathtaking views and interesting experiences to try. If you are planning to visit the South Vietnam, three experiences above will be good suggestions for you. These experiences will offer you many opportunities to enjoy and explore natural beauty of South Vietnam as well as Vietnam.