Things to Do
Once you have decided to visit Vietnam your next decision would be to figure out what you want to do here. And that’s not an easy one. There is a lot to do and see in Vietnam. So take a pencil and piece of paper and write down your priorities.
From north to south, the Vietnam coastline is dotted with hundreds of beaches, catering for everyone. There are secluded beaches for both who want to relax and enjoy the sunsets, there are surfing beaches, there are luxury beaches and pretty much everything in between.
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For the adventure traveler, jungle trekking in Vietnam is the adventure of a lifetime. Explore the mountains, the lush rainforests, hike by the crystalline waters, take bath in one of the waterfalls, explore the uncharted territories and be amazed by the local fauna, flora and tribes.
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Shopping is fun and Vietnam is truly a place where you can find anything. There are high class malls, street markets, tiny boutiques and everything in between. You can buy anything from clothes, jewelry, war souvenirs – be aware that most are fakes and you won’t be allowed to take them in the plane anyway – and handcrafts.
Temples and Pagodas
There are a lot of Buddhist temples and pagodas in Vietnam. You will find them in Saigon, Da Lat, Nha Trang, Hanoi and Hue. One of the most interesting and popular temples is the One Pillar Pagoda in Hanoi.