10 best experiences in Vietnam voted by foreign tourists

Vietnam is an attractive and friendly destination to foreign tourists. Vietnam tourism is now growing strongly thanks to famous street food and spectacular scenery. Here are 10 best experiences recommended by foreign tourists for the trip in Vietnam. 


Inaugurating the highest glass bridge in Vietnam

Rong May glass bridge went into operation on November 16, 2019. Located in the Heaven Gate area of O Quy Ho pass and about 20 km from Sapa town, there are two main items in the construction: an outdoor elevator and a glass bridge.

Cambodia banned elephant ride in Angkor Wat

To protect elephant in particular and animals in general, the Angkor Archaeological Park in Siem Reap announced a ban on elephant riding as early as 2020, following pressure from animal protection organizations. 

Vietnam tourism is blooming up

Over the past decade, Vietnam's tourism has witnessed the changes of potential lands. Can this Vietnam's smokeless industry catch up with Singapore and Malaysia and reduce the gap with Thailand?

Banh mi - Vietnam “super-sandwich” appeared in Hong Kong newspaper

Banh mi is one of the most famous street food in Vietnam and known by many tourists over the world. Recently, Banh mi was honored in an article in South China Morning Post (SCMP) of Hong Kong.

Dark Cave’s 5 km depth fully explored

The Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park’s Dark cave with total depth of more than 5km containing impressive millions year old stalagmites and stalactites just has been successfully explored 

A last-stage cancer man cycle around the World

Derek is a man from London, England who is in the last stage of serious cancer still try to fulfil his dream of cycling around the world. He almost made it!

Five intersting facts about Son Doong cave

Being a wonder and the largest natural cave in the World but there are something not many people know about this cave....

Ancient Hanoi's specialty recipe wins worldwide fame

A simple fish recipe, created a century ago, is drawing people from all over the world to the Hanoi family home of the creator of the dish.

Vietnamese noodles: a cultural pho-nomenon

In Hanoi, it is a truth universally acknowledged that the best pho noodle soup is found in the grimiest restaurants, where the staff are rude, the queues long, and the surroundings spartan at best.

Van Long Nature Reserve

Often described as Halong Bay on land, Van Long is only two hours from Hanoi, and the boats don't have to be painted white, either.

Cruise tourism grows well but still lags decade-ago number

Vietnam welcomed nearly 285,600 international tourists by cruise ship last year, rising six times from 2010, but the figure is still lower than the industry’s peak a decade ago.

Vietnamese cuisines stir the world in 2012

Bringing rice and bacon, an omelet with Vietnamese flavour in the final round of the MasterChef US, has won blind girl Christine Ha the championship. Vietnamese cuisines also set many records in 2012.

UK magazine readers vote Hoi An as top city

Wanderlust, the UK’s leading travel magazine, has declared Vietnam’s Hoi An city the world’s Top City in its latest Readers’ Travel Awards.

Hanoi – an ideal city to discover

Hanoi has been rated best destination in Vietnam for city life by Lonely Planet Traveller, the world’s leading tourist magazine.

Sapa has big plans to develop tourism

The northern Lao Cai provincial People’s Committee announced a plan for developing Sapa District into an international tourist destination by 2030.

Home stay tour in Vietnam

For the Thai people in northwest Vietnam, “home-stay guest in stilt house” refers to distinguished guests from far hamlets who visit their houses. However, this means a unique tourism product for the Thai people in Lac Hamlet, Mai Chau District, Hoa Binh Province.

Dong Van old market back in business

The old Dong Van Market in the Dong Van Karst Plateau of Ha Giang Province has reopened for tourism after a new market was built for locals 500m away, vice chairwoman of the People's Committee of Dong Van District Ly Thi Kien said yesterday.

Dong Van stone plateau to become national tourism complex

Dong Van Stone Plateau in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang will be developed into a national tourism complex by 2020.