Exciting Activities Visitors Should Not Miss When Coming To Vietnam


Vietnam is a lovely land in Southeast Asia. In the trip to Vietnam, there are quite a few interesting activities for tourists to be involved in. Following are exciting activities visitors should not miss when coming to Vietnam such as taking a tour to Mekong Delta, renting a motorbike in Mui Ne, mud bathing in Nha Trang, shopping in Hoi An, trekking in Sapa and exploring Halong Bay.

Taking a tour to Mekong Delta

Taking a tour to explore the Mekong Delta promises to bring a lot of interesting experiences. You cannot miss the chance to go shopping at some floating markets in this region. In addition, visiting the Vietnamese handicraft villages that specialize in manufacturing rice paper wrappers and coconut candy is a must-do activity. Besides, you can feel the simple life of the people of this riverine region.

Cai Be floating market, Mekong Delta

Renting a motorbike in Mui Ne

Mui Ne is a great place in Vietnam for you to practice your driving skills. This is a quiet town with a wide range of luxury resorts along the road. There are not many choices of public transport here; therefore,  renting a motorbike is the best option for you to visit the beautiful surroundings.

Mui Ne, Phan Thiet

Mud bathing in Nha Trang

When traveling to Nha Trang, you should go to Thap Ba Hot Spring, which is a great place to swim in the mud pools and hot springs and have a massage with just a few dollars. After your body receives the care here, you will have a good health to prepare for the journey to explore Nha Trang.

Mud bathing in Nha Trang

Shopping in Hoi An

Owning the suitable clothes with the exact measurements of the body is what every tourist wants. If you do not want to go back home with the clothes that cost a lot of money, a suggestion for you is you should choose to travel to Hoi An for shopping. There are numerous tailor shops in Hoi An such as Yaly Couture, Couleurs d’Asie Gallery, Buffalo Leather Shop and Tailor Phuong Nam.

Shopping in Hoi An

Trekking in Sapa

Located in the northwestern part of Vietnam, Sapa is a highland district of Lao Cai Province. Although this land is quite modest and quiet, it conceals various miracles of nature. Many travelers gain the distinct impression of blankets of fog and the green terraced fields here. While having a trek in Sapa, you will easily meet the ethnic girls in the colorful dresses. They are rather friendly and often give you a cheerful smile.

Trekking in Sapa

Exploring Halong Bay

This is one of the most famous tourist destinations of Vietnam. With over 2,000 islands of various shapes scattering around the blue waters, Halong Bay certainly brings you an impressive holiday. You can easily buy a tour from Hanoi to Halong with different prices. If having enough free time, you are advised to organize a trip of three days two nights here. You can ride a bike on the islands of the Bay, go kayaking through the water, explore caves or catch squid in the night.

Beautiful landscape in Halong Bay

If traveling in Vietnam without engaging in one of the above-mentioned activities, you are not considered to really experience Vietnam. In reality, besides the destinations and the experiences above, Vietnam has a large number of places to go and activities to take part in as well.