OVERVIEW

Vietnam is a South East Asian country, bordered by China, Laos and Cambodia, and famed for its breath-taking natural beauty, its mouth-watering cuisine and long turbulent history. Despite having been engulfed by war, rebellion and strife periodically over the course of many centuries, the country remains one of the region’s most compelling destinations and draws visitors from far and wide to experience the richness of its culture and the wonder of its landscapes. A vibrant melting pot, displaying Chinese and French influences in its food and architecture, Vietnam bewitches and beguiles at every turn and is the ideal destination for an exotic honeymoon.

To experience the country’s spectacular scenery in its full glory head to places such as Halong Bay, with its 2000+ islands and islets jutting out of the glimmering Gulf of Tonkin, and take a scenic boat cruise or explore the local caves. Alternatively you can delve into the dramatic splendour of Cat Tien National Park, where you can bird-watch, hike and go mountain-biking through the lush rain forest, or you can opt to spend your honeymoon by the beach at Nha Trang or Mui Ne.

To experience Vietnamese history and culture, head to the cities, such as Ho Chi Minh, a dizzying blend of East and West with its exquisite Chinese pagodas, bustling markets and war monuments and museums. Hanoi is also well worth a visit, boasting elegant boulevards, more historic pagodas and bustling streets full of atmosphere and excitement.  Visit the stunning Ngoc Son Temple, stroll around the legendary Ho Hoan Kiem lake and sample delicious street food in the atmospheric Old Quarter.

What is the currency in Vietnam?

The official currency is the Vietnamese dong

How long does it take to fly to Vietnam?

The average flight time from London to Hanoi is 11h 5 min.

What is the time difference in Vietnam?

Vietnam is 7 hours ahead of London.

When is the best time to visit Vietnam?

It depends upon which part of the country you are visiting. Generally the best months to go, weather-wise, are March-April and September-December.

What language is spoken in Vietnam?

The official language of Vietnam is Vietnamese

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Set on a picturesque hilltop in the evocative Hoang Lien National Park, the rustic Topas Ecolodge is an ideal honeymoon hideaway for couples seeking serenity and seclusion.

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For an unforgettable honeymoon spent in Hanoi’s most prestigious hotel, book a room at the lavish Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi, a legendary bastion of 5 star accommodation.

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This majestic 5 star Ho Chi Minh hotel is a bastion of sophistication, glamour & upscale comfort occupying an enviable location in the city’s most well known square.

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If you want to spend your Vietnam honeymoon in a luxury hotel that exudes an alluring blend of history, exoticism and glamour then the Grand Hotel Saigon is for you.

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If you have plumped for Hanoi as your exotic Asian honeymoon destination of choice, select the luxurious & strategically located Meliá Hanoi as your 5 star accommodation?

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Effortlessly melding romance, whimsy & breath-taking beauty, this 5 star Vietnam resort is the honeymoon destination of a lifetime & is sure to make all your dreams come true.

Climate

Low season in Vietnam is between April to June and September to November where typhoons can come down on coastal and central parts of Vietnam. Shoulder season during the months of December to March experience cold weather in the far north. However the South still enjoys warm sunshine through these months.

The high season is between July and August where is can be hot and humid with the summer monsoon scattering rainfalls – although the north of Vietnam does not experience this.

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Experiences

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Hoa Lu Ancient Capital Private Tour

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Halong Bay Day Private Tour

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