The suffocating rhythm of urban life and considerable pressure from work make you tired. Hence, the necessity of this moment is that you should shelve the work aside, enjoy a trip with friends and relatives during the weekend with attractive destinations in northern Vietnam. What are the attractive places in northern that urge you to take the backpack and go? Here are some suggestions on interesting destinations in the north giving you more information about the weekend excursion spots with 5 Ideal Destinations for Summer Vacation in the North Vietnam.
- Ha Long Bay, Quang Ninh
Ha Long (Quang Ninh) is known as one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Those who arrived in Ha Long are attracted by the magnificent beauty of its. Ha Long is home to dense rock islands of special shapes and many beautiful caves. Tourist attractions of Ha Long are the cruises wandering around the bay, watching the Trong Mai Islands, the stunning natural rocks, swimming in the ultra-clean Ti Top beach or getting lost in Thien Cung (Heavenly Palace) cave…
Coming to Ha Long Bay, you can also go to Tuan Chau island, Bai Chay beach, and enjoy the fresh seafood whose prices are reasonable. The food which can not be ignored here fried squid, tourists prefer to buy it as a gift.
- Dong Van Plateau in Ha Giang
Dong Van, Ha Giang is an attractive location for any adventurers who wish to explore wonderful natural beauty here. Ha Giang is famous for owning a stone plateau which was officially recognized by UNESCO as Global Geoparks of 400-600 million years ago.
If you visit this place in the season of blooming buckwheat, you will see firsthand the untouched captivating beautiful flower fields. You can travel to Ha Giang by car or by motorcycle as backpackers to feel the endless beauty of this stone plateau.
- Heritage Trang An, Ninh Binh
Located 90km away from Hanoi to the south, in the territories of Hoa Lu district, Gia Vien district and Ninh Binh city, Trang An covers an area of thousands of hectares covered by the system of submerged limestone mountains formed millions of years creating the lakes interconnected by 48 caves and many other caves.
Discovering Trang An, visitors will easily notice that it has a combination of many famous scenic spots … When floating on the river by boat, visitors feel like Yen spring in Huong pagoda; when going through, it is like we are discovering the wet caves in Phong Nha, Quang Binh. When enjoying the view of the mountain, it is similar to traveling to Ha Long Bay. Trang An Ecological Zone is currently the representative of Vietnam to run for the world natural heritage with the outstanding value of the natural landscape, biodiversity, and tectonic values.
- Tam Dao resort, Vinh Phuc
Tam Dao tourist resort is situated in Tam Dao Town, Tam Dao district, Vinh Phuc province, 86km from Hanoi. Tam Dao is regarded as a Sapa in miniature because the climate here is cool all year round and it has four seasons in a day. Poetic scenery surrounded by the fog of Tam Dao is suitable for families or the young to relax in weekend breaks.
- Ba Vi National Park, Hanoi
Located in Ba Vi mountain, about 70 km from the center of Hanoi, Ba Vi National Park has long been a landmark famous for the diversity of ecosystems and landscapes, cool weather but not too far from the city, and is suitable for picnics during the day.
Furthermore, you can find the wild character of the ruins marking the resistance against the French colonialists, such as Ancient Church, Orphanage, motels of senior French officials, the political prisoners… Let’s take you backpack for a new experience which makes your holiday become really meaningful.