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Top 5 Enchanting Destinations in the North of Vietnam

Vietnam is a stunning country with a lengthy coastline stretching from north to south. Each region has its own unique characteristics. The North is a vast land of immense historical and cultural significance. It is also a popular tourist destination due to its exceptional natural beauty, which is unparalleled in many other places.


Explore the distinctive cultural and natural beauty of the top 5 enchanting destinations in Northern Vietnam with SILA Urban Living serviced apartments!


1. Hanoi: The beauty of a thousand years of civilization

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Hanoi, the capital, is more than 1,000 years old and famous for its long history, wealth, and traditional culture. The center of the city is an old quarter that is full of characteristics and quintessence of Hanoi culture, with 36 streets, and each street is a craft village. The streets, houses, and corners are bold in the style of Vietnamese ancient architecture mixed with French colonial architecture, which creates a very marvelous charm. Through many ups and downs of history, this place still retains many intact architectures as in the beginning. It can be said that the old quarter indeed is the soul of the city.


Besides the tourist attractions such as Quoc Tu Giam Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem Lake, Ho Tay Lake, and One Pillar Pagoda, visitors can also enjoy delicious Hanoian cuisine, which is rich in flavors and delicately prepared.


Different from the dynamic bustle of another major city in Vietnam, Saigon, Hanoi is less crowded and often exudes a gentle and romantic atmosphere present in every corner with brilliant flower displays and quiet lakes. Come and experience the essence that nature has gifted this land.


2. Sapa: A natural masterpiece from terraced fields

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Located at the highest position in the North, Sapa all year round is covered with hazy clouds, creating a fanciful and beautiful picture. Visitors coming here can enjoy the fresh air, the simple tranquility of the Northwestern land, the wild but breathtaking beauty of nature, the terraced rice fields stretching to the horizon and the majestic Fansipan mountain. Besides famous attractions such as Stone Church, Muong Hoa valley, ancient rocks field, Silver waterfall, Cat Cat village, and Ham Rong mountain, the beauty of culture and cuisine of the mountainous ethnic groups here is also extremely unique with its own identity.


The best time to come to Sapa is in December, when the weather is quite cold, There can be fog and clouds spreading all over the place, and sometimes it snows. You will feel like you are immersed in fairy tales while watching the sea of clouds here. Sapa is truly the place for lovers of nature and its wild beauty.

You cannot help falling in love with Sapa, once you come there. You definitely want to come back to Sapa many more times.


3. Ha Giang: The magnificent dance of the highland roads

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Ha Giang is not only beautiful by its majestic scenery and endless winding roads but also adorned by Buckwheat fields that create a beautiful picture of magical colors.


Every season in Ha Giang is beautiful but the most beautiful one is in October because Buckwheat flowers are blooming everywhere. Ha Giang wears a colorful outfit every time the Buckwheat season returns, and visitors will freely experience and enjoy the majestic but also romantic scenery of the highland. The sights that cannot be missed in your Ha Giang travel are Heaven Gate, Quan Ba Mountain, Dong Van Rock Plateau, Lung Cu Flagpole, and Ma Pi Leng Pass


Ha Giang is definitely a promising tourist destination which is captivating every visitor.


4. Ninh Binh: Wonderful ink wash painting of Vietnam nature

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Ninh Binh is blessed by nature with the beautiful “green mountain, blue water” and many interesting sights such as Tam Coc – Bich Dong caves, Trang An, and Cuc Phuong National Park, which create a very gentle and loving but no less majestic panorama.


This place is not only famous for its beautiful landscapes, but also a land of rich history and culture. Possessing 1,499 ranked historical relics such as Hoa Lu ancient capital, Phat Diem stone church complex, and Bai Dinh pagoda. The Trang An scenic complex, which has been recognized by UNESCO as a World Natural and Cultural Heritage Site.


The beautiful landscapes, long history, and unique culture will surely leave many unforgettable impressions in the hearts of visitors.


5. Ha Long Bay: 1,500+ islands


Ha Long Bay has many beautiful landscapes, diverse fauna and flora. Harbouring great archaeological and geological significance associated with cultural and historical values.


This bay is surrounded by hundreds of limestone islands with a unique system of rocky mountains and caves. Ha Long Bay is the pride of Vietnam tourism. It is recognized by UNESCO as one of the 29 most beautiful bays in the world. Looking down from above, Ha Long Bay is like a vivid stone painting; it is extremely splendid.


Ha Long Bay is truly one of the biggest tourist attractions in Vietnam. It is also a place where you can enjoy swimming on beautiful, pristine beaches, going kayaking on blue waters. As well as exploring towering rocky mountains and enjoying fresh local seafood dishes while watching the beautiful sunset or sunrise.


SILA luxury serviced apartment in District 3 HCMC has just shared the top 5 destinations in the North of Vietnam. Hopefully, it helps you have more ideas for your upcoming trip.



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