Natural wonders in Vietnam range from the North to the South, bringing distinctive beauty and meanings. That’s a reason why Vietnam has become such a desired destination for a lot of foreign visitors whenever paying a visit to Southeast Asia. Undoubtedly, you will have unforgettable memories of the wonders of the world in Vietnam.
Below is our introduction to the 9 must-visit natural wonders in Vietnam. With each of these, you have a chance to experience interesting activities at heart. Right now, let’s find out more about the best nature in Vietnam with us!
Being one of the most famous natural wonders in Vietnam, Halong Bay boasts unique beauty, together with over 1,600 different limestone islands. It also has a broad range of biodiversity, together with various stunning landscapes. Thus, it’s a must-visit destination for any visitors coming to Vietnam.
To get to Halong Bay, you can book a tour or take a 4-hour car drive from the center of Hanoi. During the journey, we highly recommend you opt for a two-day-one-night cruise to enjoy the whole of the spectacular beauty of nature in Halong Bay. It would be an interesting experience for you!
- Location: Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province
Phu Quoc Island
Phu Quoc Island has become one of the best natural places in Vietnam in international tourists’ eyes recently. When coming to Phu Quoc, you will surely be impressed by its long coastline, green and beautiful beaches, and especially stunning sunset. Additionally, you have a chance to witness the beauty of magnificent corals while trying diving activities.
To go to Phu Quoc Island from India, visitors can fly to Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City and then take a domestic flight to Phu Quoc. Another way to consider this situation is to travel in a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Rach Gia and take a ferry to move to Phu Quoc Island. Both can take you around 6 hours in total to arrive at this destination.
- Location: Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province
Tam Coc Ninh Binh is an impressive highlight of the inland Ha Long Bay, where you can discover the breathtaking beauty of landscapes and natural caves. Thus, it is a great chance for you to record visual experiences in Tam Coc. Don’t forget to take a boat ride along the river to witness the excellent scenery of gorgeous paddy fields.
You can also visit Bich Dong Pagoda, lying on Ngu Nhac Mountain. This is a sacred place, allowing you to show respect for Buddha and pray for best wishes for life. However, you can only walk and climb over each monument to attain Bich Dong Pagoda.
- Location: Ninh Hai Commune, Hoa Lu District, Ninh Binh Province
- Ticket fee: 15 – 20 USD/adult
Mui Ne Sand Dunes
Mui Ne Sand Dunes are not only popular for their breathtaking landscapes, but also bring unique activities like kite flying, quad-biking, and especially sandboarding. That’s why Mui Ne is one of the top options for foreign travelers when they want to visit some natural attractions in Vietnam.
However, if you arrive at the sand dunes before sunrise, you almost need to pay an additional fee of $10 to move to a sunrise-viewing spot in a Jeep. Thus, if you go during this time, let’s prepare a little cash in advance.
- Location: In the North of Mui Ne Village, Phan Thiet City, Binh Thuan Province
- Ticket fee: 20 – 30 USD/adult
Mount Fansipan is the highest natural landmark in Vietnam, belonging to the Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range. Fansipan is also recognized as an ecotourist spot in Vietnam, where nearly 400 faunal and 2100 floral species are living. It is great for you to have a discovery of this land.
Recently, trekking tours to Mount Fansipan have gained popularity with a lot of travelers, including local and international. The most favorite option for trekking to Fansipan is a 3-day 2-night package. You will start your journey from Sapa, then hike through H’mong villages and Hoang Lien National Park before reaching Fansipan Peak.
- Location: Sapa Town, Lao Cai Province, Vietnam
- Ticket fee: 40 – 60 USD/adult
Son Doong Cave
With a height of 200 meters and a length of 9 kilometers, Son Doong Cave is known as one of the largest caves in the world. In this cave, you can see a lot of limestone grottoes and stalagmites; as well as a variety of wildlife. Needless to say, Son Doong Cave is a favor for any adventurous traveler to experience.
Up to now, the tours of discovering Son Doong Cave have been full. Thus, while you wait for a new announcement about this journey, you can take a look at our reviews about this cave for interesting information.
- Location: Xuan Trach, Bo Trach District, Quang Binh Province, Vietnam
- Ticket fee: Around 3000 USD/adult
Tra Su Indigo Forest
Tra Su Indigo Forest is one of the natural wonders in Vietnam, located in An Giang Province. It is famous for its wetlands, together with a dense cajuput forest and a unique ecosystem. The best experience in this destination is to take a boat trip to discover the mangrove forest and pick wonderful pictures of different species of fauna and flora.
Another impressive highlight of Tra Su Indigo Forest is the longest bamboo walkway in Vietnam. From this walkway, you will have a beautiful panoramic view of this forest. We mean that it will be a wonderful thing to try here.
- Location: Van Giao Commune, Tinh Bien District, An Giang Province
- Ticket fee: 8 – 10 USD/adult
Pu Luong Nature Reserve
Pu Luong Nature Reserve is well-known for its high biodiversity and beautiful culture, extending from Mai Chau to Cuc Phuong National Park. When visiting this land, you will be impressed by the magnificent jungle and cultivated rice terraces. It is also an ideal place for your multi-day trekking tour with your friends or relatives.
- Location: Co Lung Hamlet, Ba Thuoc District, Thanh Hoa Province
- Ticket fee: 30 – 40 USD/ adult
Cuc Phuong National Park
Cuc Phuong is a natural wonder in Vietnam, situated 120 kilometers from Hanoi Capital. This park was developed to protect the biodiversity of over 2000 different plants, and nearly 600 species of animals. It is great for you to take an interesting adventure to a new land. During your journey to Cuc Phuong National Park, we highly recommend you experience wildlife night-spotting, which brings a unique feeling to viewers.
- Location: Nho Quan District, Ninh Binh Province
- Ticket fee: 5 – 10 USD/ adult
Above are all of our reviews about the top natural wonders in Vietnam. We hope our blog can provide useful information to help to select an ideal place for your trip to Vietnam. If you want to know more about tours covering the route to these wonders, let’s contact us for Vietnam tour packages. Have a wonderful time together!