Vietnam Tourism & Travel Guide

Vietnam is a thin strip of land in Southeast Asia, bordered by Cambodia, Laos and the South China Sea. Known for its buzzing cities, spectacular beaches and incredible street food, this country is very popular in the backpacking circuit. Vietnam is brought to life by the myriad magical experiences it offers. Its cities are full of life with happy locals zip-zapping on colourful scooters, the countryside offers a landscape that is unforgettable, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park has an impressive network of caves to explore, the interiors are teeming with rich biodiversity and there is the classic Vietnam tourism picture to take with farmers moving about with conical hats. What's more – as a tourist, this is a great time to visit this exotic country with hotels coming up almost everywhere and the government focussing on improving road network to make access easier and comfortable for visitors.
Best time to visit

Peak season to visit Vietnam is from February to April and August to October. 

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For Budget Travellers: INR 700-900 a day
For Mid-range Travellers: INR 1500-2000 a day
For Luxury Travellers: INR 5000 and upwards
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Visa Info

Vietnam has a complicated visa policy. Individuals from a few nationalities need a visa in advance before entering the country, and many don’t. For tourists who don’t need a visa, the standard length of stay is 15 days, for others it is 30 days.

Trips and Itineraries for Vietnam

This trip is designed to discover the highlights of northeast Vietnam....

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Top Places To Visit in Vietnam 32 Spots

Where: VietnamFormerly known as Saigon, the largest city of Vietnam is a living and flourishing symbol of the resilient Vietnamese spirit. Despite several phases of conflict and political turmoils, Ho Chi Minh City lives on and how!Weather: Average temperature remains a comfortable 30 degree Celsius throughout July. But the minimum temperature drops to a pleasant 24 degree Celsius at night.
Feb 19: Day 10: HanoiI had plans to go see the Halong bay. But the cave had taken the most of me. I slept more. I stayed at hotel Hanoi Graceful. 27 USD, last day so spend a little. Then went out for lunch at Namaste Hanoi. Very good Indian food. Next stop: The Train street. Yeah, this is quite famous amongst people travelling to Hanoi. Google about it. The train comes at 3.30pm. I have it in my video.

Best Time to Visit Vietnam

Peak season to visit Vietnam is from February to April and August to October.      

Shoulder Season: December to March is when the Vietnamese New Year or Tet Festival is celebrated here, so prices soar. The northern part of the country has cold weather, while in the south, the sun shines bright.

Off-season: September to November, autumn season, and April to June, is a great time to explore the country when prices are low and tourists few.

Budget for Vietnam

For Budget Travellers: INR 700-900 a day

  • Accommodation in hostels and guesthouses: INR 460-600
  • Food in local cafes and street eateries: INR 250-300
  • Public Transport in trams and buses: INR 137-300
  • Sightseeing (Entry-tickets & shows): INR 224-357

For Mid-range Travellers: INR 1500-2000 a day

  • Accommodation in mid-range hotels and homestays: INR 1289-1460
  • Food in mid-range cafes and restaurants: INR 623-760
  • Local transport: INR 434-700
  • Sightseeing & Tours: INR 614-867

For Luxury Travellers: INR 5000 and upwards

  • Accommodation in 4* or 5* hotels: INR 3900 and upwards
  • Food in upscale restaurants and bars: INR 1430 and upwards
  • Local transport in cabs: INR 1600 and upwards
  • Sightseeing, Guided Tours: INR 1800 and upwards


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