The northern region of Vietnam is home to the country’s capital city and is also among the best places to enjoy the beautiful views of the country as well as get to know the hill tribes. Northern Vietnam has four distinct seasons including a chilly winter and a hot, wet summer.
The country’s capital offers quite a lot of modern amenities for travelers. Those who want to explore the history and culture of Vietnam may do so by checking out the various museums, temples, parks and wartime sites in the city. Travelers love exploring the tastes that Vietnamese cuisine has to offer and would sometimes sign up for cooking classes.
Ha Long Bay
The archipelago in Ha Long Bay is made up of a mixture of 1,969 habited and uninhabited islands. To get here, one may arrive by car, motorbike or bus from Haiphong or by bus or boat from Hanoi. Ha Long Bay is often listed as among the top natural wonders of the world and has also been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.