Bình Thuận Province is aiming to become the country’s watersports hub, with a range of exciting activities on offer. Many local and foreign tourists have fallen in love with the beautiful beaches and great weather in Mũi Né and Phan Thiết City, which are perfect for thrill seekers.
Even though Việt Nam is blessed with a beautiful long coast, it has not taken full advantage of it to develop sea and island tourism. Experts have proposed numerous solutions, but for the growth of the whole tourism industry and the Vietnamese economy, a sustainable strategy is needed.
The Sơn Tây ancient citadel marked 200 years of its existence this year. This citadel was built for defence purpose under the Nguyễn Dynasty which was the only citadel in the country made from laterite, unique local material.
Green tourism has recently become a trend and a consistent goal of Vietnamese tourism. As the sector is bouncing back after the pandemic, much more emphasis is placed on developing in this more sustainable and eco-friendly way.
In recent years, the Dao people, who account for over 95 per cent of the commune's population, invested in homestay services, serving visitors to eat and stay at their family's traditional stilt houses.
Vân Hồ District in the northern province of Sơn La is one hidden gem that’s blessed with stunning scenery and ethnic minorities. Prairies, waterfalls and lush forests are a major pull for visitors from far and wide. So if you are visiting Vietnam anytime soon make sure you check out Vân Hồ.