10 scenic tourist attractions in Vietnam

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Thien Mu Pagoda, Nha Trang, Phu Quoc in Vietnam ... is the destination of international tourists favorite follow Touropia Ranked page.

1. Halong Bay

Halong bay is located on the west coast of the Gulf of Tonkin, includes the islands of Halong City, Cam Pha City and part of Van Don island district, Quang Ninh Province. Halong Bay has a coastline of 120 km, an area of ​​about 1.553km 1,969 square including large and small islands, mostly limestone islands, of which the core zone of the bay has an area of ​​335km square clustered dense 775 large and small islands .
Not only by the beautiful scenery "water wave clouds", poetic beauty and numerous limestone islands floating on the water of Ha Long also gives visitors the feeling of tranquility immersed in the scenery. Being recognized as one of 29 most beautiful bays in the world, end 3/2012 New Open World organization has officially recognized Ha Long Bay is one of the new seven natural wonders of the world.

2. Thien Mu Pagoda

Thien Mu Pagoda also known as Linh Mu Pagoda, the ancient temple is situated on Ha Khe hill, on the left bank of Huong river, Hue city center 5km to the west. Official Thien Mu Pagoda was built in New Buffalo (1601), to his Lord Nguyen Hoang, Nguyen god first in Cochin.
With natural beauty and vast scale, Thien Mu Pagoda has become the most beautiful temple at that time. Through the historical event, Thien Mu Pagoda International Forum was used Land Tay Son reign (about 1788), and was restored many times under the reign of the Nguyen dynasty. Today, the temple still continue embellishment increasingly glorious, magnificent and always attractive, attract visitors from near and far.

3. Hoan Kiem Lake

Hoan Kiem Lake also known as Sword Lake, a natural freshwater lake of Hanoi, the lake has an area of ​​approximately 12 hectares. In the past, the lake also known as: Luc Thuy Lake, Corps lake, Lake Ta Huu Vong and Vong, Hoan Kiem name first appeared in the fifteenth century associated with the legend of King Le Thai To pay for the precious sword Turtle god.
Hoan Kiem Lake is associated with the legendary lore, as a symbol of peace desire, faith senseless writing talent of the people of Vietnam. Therefore, there are many artists who took the photo Hoguom foundation for his work.

4. Hoi An

Hoi An city located on the banks of the Thu Bon River Basin north, Da Nang city about 25 kilometers southeast of Tam Ky city about 50km northeast. From the sixteenth century, this place was famous 17th called Faifoo, where trade and trade center of the large merchants Japan, China, Portugal, Italy ... in Southeast Asia.
Today Hoi An almost intact preservation of relics of ancient architecture and cultural background of the intangible customs, religious activities, folk art, cultural festivals, the village Besides traditional career ... culture food in Hoi An is one of the special things that tourists often referred to, if not already here that enjoy the traditional dishes such as Cao Lau, Quang noodles cake "white roses" ... shall be deemed never to Hoi An.

5. Phu Quoc

The island is also known as Pearl Island, the largest island in Vietnam, is also the largest island in population of 22 islands in the Gulf of Thailand. Phu Quoc Island and other islands formed under Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province. The entire island district has a total area of ​​589.23 square kilometers.
In 2008, the site Concierge.com (travel professionals in Australia) has announced the Long Beach Phu Quoc beach is one of the 13 "most pristine and beautiful world". Also Phu Quoc is also home to produce not only a famous fish sauce in Vietnam, but also around the world are known.

6. Sa Pa terraced fields

Sa Pa is a highland town in northwest Vietnam, where the beautiful terraced fields that stretch as the stairs rise up to take back the sky. With the spectacular natural landscape, poetic, mysterious love the fair and great food, excellent, Sa Pa has "mesmerized" when most tourists arrive here.
In 2009, Travel and Leisure Magazine (USA) has voted to Sa Pa terraced fields is 1 in 7 most beautiful terraces, spectacular period in Asia and the world. Tháng 12/2011 Lonely Planet Travel Magazine (UK) has introduced ground "Sa Pa is an amazing 10 points in the world for subjects walking" and the beginning of the month 11/2013, the Ministry of Culture - Sports and tourism has also decided to rank Sa Pa terraced landscapes National Heritage.

7. Mui Ne

Being a famous tourist center South Central region, the center of the city of Phan Thiet (Binh Thuan Province) 22km northeast, where it is a wild green coastline with the red sand dunes stretching as sa opening and the pure ocean fishing village of origin Vietnam.
Mui Ne also attractive by many historical monuments - a culture of diverse cultures, such as multi-ethnic Kinh, Cham, Hoa, Cham typical tower, water tower, pagoda Mr., Mrs. Thien Pagoda Hau, Van Thuy Tu and many other valuable monuments of culture, history and tourism.

8. Mekong Delta

As part of the Mekong delta, also known as the Southern Delta or Southwest, the total area is 40548.2 square kilometers. Due to its long coastline and Mekong river divided into several branches, canals, islets, islands and islets, where it suited for this kind of eco-tourism, experience and explore.
Go to the Mekong Delta in addition to visiting the vast orchard, go on a shed in 9 tributaries of the Mekong River beach, ca tai tu listen and enjoy delicacies southern region, du also hard to ignore the floating market tour, a feature found only in the western rivers.

9. Cu Chi Tunnels

As defense system in the ground in Cu Chi district, the land was dubbed the "iron land", from Ho Chi Minh City 70km west - north. This system is the National Front for the Liberation of South Vietnam during construction Indochina War and the Vietnam War.
This is a unique architecture located deep in the ground, there are many stories, many corners like cobwebs over 200km long, is dining, accommodation, meeting and fighting our army and people. With 3 different depths, on the ground floor about 3m above the ground floor between the ground floor of about 6m and 12m depth. To date Ben Duoc and Ben Dinh has been recognized as a State Historic national level.

10. Nha Trang

As a coastal city and the center of politics, economy, culture, and tourism in Khanh Hoa Province, of south central coast of Vietnam. The land is also known by sea bird nest dishes, one of those foods nutritious delicacies are the kings used 400 years ago ..
Dubbed the "Pearl of the Orient", Nha Trang not only possesses the natural landscape of fresh, cool with stretches of white sandy beaches, offshore islands have coral ecosystems magic, but also well known by many ancient Cham temples moss, the quiet museum in the heart of the city.


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author avatar C.D. Moore
2nd Jul 2014 (#)

Beautiful, Thankyou for the tour!

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author avatar Bang
3rd Jul 2014 (#)

Warmly welcome to Vietnam C.D.Moore, it's peaceful, friendly country with many beautiful spots

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