5 Best Adventures to Have in Vietnam
Being such a diverse country with a new adventure around every corner, it can be challenging to whittle down your bucket list of what to experience in Vietnam. For that reason, we have put together the top 10 experiences for any traveller visiting this beautiful destination.
Explore The Hang Son Doong Cave
Located in Phong Nha-Ke Bang national park, the Hang Son Doong cave is the most visited and photographed cave in the world. Reputable due to its size, tourists flock to this national park to see this rare sight. However, you should be aware that you will have to have a guide in order to visit the cave and for a hefty price tag you can even sleep here for the night.
Visit Hoi An for the Ultimate Shopping Trip
Hoi An resembles the typical quaint village that you could find all around Vietnam, well at least from a first glance. In reality, this is the best place to shop till you drop. Hoi An’s shopping scene is legendary for its abundance of affordable yet quality tailoring services, where you can purchase custom-made dresses, suits, shirts, and shoes at a fraction of the price you’d pay for them back home.
Try Hanoi's Best Delicacies
Some of the best food in Vietnam is found in Hanoi and at a cost-friendly price. When it comes to trying local cuisine, to really find the best of the best, we advise finding a highly knowledgeable tour guide to help you explore the city.
Scuba Diving in Nha Trang
Whether you already have your diving certification or you are wanting to take the plunge and do a try dive, Nha Trang is a favourite destination for all those visitors who love diving in the sea. This part of Vietnam's waters gives divers the opportunity to enjoy 350 species of coral and many species of fish in clear waters and calm currents.
Explore an Abandoned Water Park
You will not see this destination on any map and if you ask any locals there is a high chance they will have no idea what you are talking about. On the outside of the town Hue, you can find this abandoned waterpark-slash-aquarium.