Some popular attractions near Hanoi, Vietnam

Traveling to Hanoi, besides visiting the famous destinations of the capital, you also have the opportunity to explore many tourist attractions near Hanoi that you cannot ignore on your journey in Vietnam.

Tam Coc Bich Dong

It is located about 90 km south of Hanoi Capital in the province of Ninh Binh. Tam Coc Bich Dong, known as Ha Long Bay on land, is one of the top tourist attractions in Vietnam. To explore this site, tourists will take a boat to go through three caves. Tam Coc Bich Dong has poetic scenery that is great to take pictures. When visiting Tam Coc Bich Dong, tourists can also enjoy the cool fresh air, this makes them feel excited.

Tam Coc - Bich Dong, Ninh Binh Vietnam
Our Tour Guide Mr Hung at Tam Coc, Ninh Binh, Vietnam

Check the tour to visit Tam Coc:
Hanoi to Ninh Binh Day Trip
Hanoi to Ninh Binh and Halong Bay (2 days)

Cuc Phuong National Park

Cuc Phuong National Park is about 120 km south of Hanoi, lies at the heart of Tam Diep Mountain. When coming to the park, visitors have the opportunity to explore the diverse vegetation system and the conquest of large caves. Especially, visitors can learn about the cultural life of the Muong ethnic people of Vietnam such as stilt houses, terraces field and unique festive customs.

Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam
Monkeys at Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam – photo:internet

Con Son Kiep Bac

Located in the Chi Linh commune, Hai Duong province, Con Son Kiep Bac is also a famous tourist attraction near Hanoi. This has the system of ancient architectural style with a beautiful landscape, giving you the high cultural and historical values.

Trang An

With an area of more than 2168 hectares, about 90 km south of Hanoi, Trang An is always a destination for many domestic and foreign visitors to visit and experience. Carrying in its magnificent splendour, the majestic mountains are made up of many unique small mountains located on small rivers, connected to caves and valleys appearing around, this makes Trang An too wild and mysterious. Traveling to Trang An, tourists can be immersed in the scenery, fresh air and cool of the sky. And, have the good opportunities to conquer twelve caves, and three spiritual destinations.

Trang An in Ninh Binh
Trang An, Ninh Binh -photo: Tuan Nguyen

Thung Nai

Located in the province of Hoa Binh, Thung Nai is situated in the middle of the Lake of Da River. When visiting Thung Nai, travelers can row a boat in the lake, and watch the natural beauty with the rocks with the green beautiful forests. Visitors will see Thung Nai what a wonderful and attractive site. This place should be an interesting destination in the list of destinations for travel when traveling in Hanoi.

Thung Nai Hoa Binh
Thung Nai, Hoa Binh. Photo: BeanMit

Halong Bay

Halong Bay, about 170km from Hanoi, is located in Quang Ninh Province, Vietnam. This famous tourist destination attracts a lot of tourists who often travel from Hanoi to Halong Bay to spend their holidays. It is because Halong has hundreds of islands on the sea, creating incredible landscapes. Spending one night on the cruise in Halong Bay is a great experience when visiting this site.

You can choose many attractions near Hanoi to explore the beautiful natural scenery. Hopefully, with the above information will help you to plan and get good holidays in the north of Vietnam. (Minh Yen)

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