Photo: Bun thit nuong, Nha Trang.

The best places to go in Vietnam

Please find below quick links to all destinations in Vietnam that we currently cover on Travelfish, organised on a regional basis. Some areas, such as large islands, have been broken down into smaller areas.

Hanoi and surrounds

Savour colonial Hanoi, soak up the atmosphere in Vietnam's spectacular Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba island, or head to Ninh Binh to explore the romantic Hoa Lu and Tam Coc.


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Northwest Vietnam

Explore Vietnam's remote northwest—the historic battlefields of Dien Bien Phu, the thriving hilltribe markets of Sapa and the stunning mountain scenery of Son La and Lai Chau.


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North Central Vietnam


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Central Vietnam

Explore the quaint trading town of Hoi An, Central Vietnam's tailoring mecca.


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Central Highlands

Savour the food and disneylandesque wonders of Da Lat.


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South Central Vietnam

Take that well-deserved beach-break on the windy Mui Ne beach, take a boat trip at Nha Trang or explore the beaches of Cam Ranh Bay.


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Saigon and surrounds

Vibrant Saigon will take your breath away, while the remote Con Dao Islands, little known and little-visited are well worth a look.


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Mekong Delta

Explore Chau Doc, the riverine gateway to Vietnam and Cambodia. The bustling centre of Can Tho is well worth a stop, while sleepy My Tho attracts mostly day-trippers from Saigon. Don't miss the breath-taking Phu Quoc Island—a Travelfish 10/10.


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