A survey of Llily’s Travel’s data with partners providing travel services shows that the 5 most searched destinations for Vietnamese tourists from early 2023 to now are Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Hanoi, Da Lat and Nha Trang.
These destinations have been preparing to open their doors to guests and conducting inter-provincial travel plans while ensuring strict safety measures.
Ho Chi Minh City: Discover the unique markets
Ho Chi Minh City has countless unique and charming markets, which are typical for the vibrant and bustling atmosphere of the city. Whether you’re looking for standard or rare items like antiques, handmade woodwork, local souvenirs, or even insects for pet food, there’s a market for you. Ignore the already popular route and discover the authentic “jewels” of Ho Chi Minh City by visiting the little-known markets often overlooked by tourists but loved by locals.
Ba Chieu Market, located in Binh Thanh District, is a flea market and an old-fashioned heaven for those looking to buy beautiful products that have long been in trend. Clothing, luggage, accessories, and shoes are among the many options available, each with its own unique design, style, and quality. Digging into the second-hand shops here and finding unique items at highly affordable prices will be an exciting experience you cannot ignore. Ba Chieu Market also has delicious street food that can satisfy visitors’ hunger after hunting and paying the price to get the best bargain.
Go to Da Nang to discover the “secret” garden
You can also relax in the tranquillity of secret gardens and green areas in the heart of Da Nang, the famous central Vietnamese city named a “National Green City” by the World Wide Fund for Nature. If traveling to Da Nang, do not forget to organize a picnic or stroll in beautiful parks to experience the most enchanting roads in this green and sustainable city.
In addition to famous destinations in Da Nang, such as My Khe Beach, Ba Na Hills, or Ngu Hanh Son, March 29 Park is also a place you should take advantage of. This “green lung” of the city, located on Dien Bien Phu Street in Thanh Khe District, is well-known among locals for its clean air and romantic beauty. This location also provides tourists with unexpected experiences by offering a variety of exciting activities ideal for all ages, such as dancing, fishing, and visiting the park’s zoo.
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Unique and exciting accommodations remain the prevailing trend, with 55% of Vietnamese travelers planning to stay in a unique room on their next trip. The Capital is known for both its peaceful beauty and the organized excitement it brings. With a lovely stay in one of Hanoi’s numerous distinctive hotels, you may spend all day sightseeing, discovering buildings with charming classical architecture, historical sites, elegant restaurants and cafés, art galleries, and fashion boutiques.
InterContinental Hanoi Westlake will bring you a holiday beyond expectations with rooms on the famous West Lake – the largest natural lake in Hanoi. From the hotel, you only need to walk a few steps to the 17 km walk around West Lake and some of the best restaurants and cafes in the Capital along that road. What could be more relaxing than a substantial breakfast or a quiet afternoon coffee in one of the hotel suites while facing the tranquil lake? You can also hire or ride a motorbike to see the capital’s main tourist attractions, such as the Old Quarter, the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and Hoan Kiem Lake, which are approximately 10 to 15 minutes away from the hotel.
Living slowly in Dalat
One of the experiences often overlooked by visitors is to go back in time with a visit to the vintage shopping area in Da Lat and glimpse the development of the city’s style and fashion over the decades. You can’t find huge shopping malls with the latest international fashion items, but it’s possible to discover brocade products with a highland cultural soul. With tremendous value and countless possibilities to uncover hidden stories of the past, you can wear unique, inspirational items and bring some crafts as gifts to your family and friends.
Brocade items can be found in tourist destinations such as Prenn Pass, Love Valley, Langbiang Mountain, and Da Lat Market. However, if you want to bring back goods that represent the distinct culture of several ethnic groups, you can go to B’ nerC Brocade Village in Luoyang District. This visit will allow you to see how talented ethnic artists create careful objects with varied patterns and themes that are imbued with Central Highlands culture. This visit will allow you to witness how talented ethnic artisans create meticulous products with diverse patterns and motifs imbued with the culture of the Central Highlands.
Relax in Nha Trang
Getting rid of the daily reels is always an essential factor for visitors. Many Vietnamese tourists are looking for relaxing trips to escape life’s pressure. Vietnam has a wide variety of accommodations designed for rest.
Amiana Resort Nha Trang is a “luxury” location that is nestled in a calm nook of this famous coastal city and overlooks the glittering waters of the gorgeous Nha Trang Bay. This unique, multi-award-winning destination is an ideal getaway for anyone.
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