Is your social media flooded with friends and family travelling overseas? You can now join in on the fun without breaking the bank! AirAsia is offering 20% OFF for all seats, all flights to the land of the “Ascending Dragon” – Vietnam. You know of Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, but Vietnam has so much more to offer!
Visit These New Hot Spots In Vietnam: Nha Trang, Da Lat & Phu Quoc
If you didn’t know, Vietnam has lifted all the test requirements and it is so easy to enter the country now. Upon arrival, all you need to do is present:
- Proof of valid medical/travel insurance covering Covid-19 treatment with a minimum cover of USD10,000.
- Downloaded PC-Covid mobile app (Apple/Google Play), which must be presented to enter all Vietnam establishments.
Nha Trang: A Beach Bum’s Paradise
Unlike other sleepy beach towns, Nha Trang is a coastal city with a 6km stretch of beautiful coastline. It has 19 untouched islets around it and multiple tourist activities to keep you busy all hours of the day!
Here are the 5 must-visit places in Nha Trang:
1. VinWonders Amusement Park & Cable Car
VinWonders Nha Trang is one of the most large-scale theme parks in Vietnam! It has an area of 50 hectares with 6 subdivisions that is perfect for all ages to have a fun-filled day (or two).
2. 100 Eggs Tourist Area (Mud Bath)
A unique and HUGE hot mineral bathing zone with 115 mineral soaking pools as well as mud bathing service. The area can even accommodate 400 tourists at once.
3. Po Nagar Cham towers
A Cham temple tower founded sometime before 781 C.E. It’s still actively worshipped by Cham, Chinese & Vietnamese Buddhists.
4. Ba Ho Waterfall
Thrill-seekers, this one’s for you! Ba Ho Waterfall is popular for cliff-jumping after you hike through the jungle to find this hideaway spot with a variety of warm water pools.
5. Hon Mieu Island
Known as the best inshore island in Nha Trang Bay, Hon Mieu Island is filled with beautiful bright coloured fishing boats. Take a memorable boat ride in a one-of-a-kind basket boat which you can only find in fishing villages in Vietnam.
Da Lat: A Wanderlust’s Escape
Playing the cooler cousin to Vietnam’s seaside destinations, Da Lat is the City of Flowers and honeymooners. Each corner is occupied by lovely French villas with fresh air, whilst beautiful waterfalls and gorgeous lakes sit in a lush and green valley of postcard beauty.
Top 5 Places to visit in Da Lat:
1. Various Flower Gardens in Da Lat
There are more than 300 species of blooming flowers throughout the year, no doubt Da Lat Flower Garden is a must-visit.
2. Linh Phuoc Pagoda
One of the most famous landscapes in Da Lat is this 49-meter-long dragon temple that’s made of 12,000 bottles! The dragon’s head is 7 metres high!
3. Enjoy the stunning view of sea of clouds (Stairways to Heaven in Sunny Farm & Heaven Gate Trail)
Get your phones ready because the Stairways to Heaven in Sunny Farm is no doubt super instagrammable. Take it to another level (quite literally) by going on a full day hike on the Heaven Gate Trail for an utterly breathtaking view.
4. Pongour Waterfall
Deemed as the most magnificent masterpieces of nature in Vietnam, witness cascades of nearly 40 meters that stretch more than 100m through terraced stones.
5. Da Lat Night Market
What more to indulge in the local culture than to visit the ever popular Da Lat Night Market. Whether you’re there to enjoy a bite or two, grab a good bargain or bask in its street performance – they have it all.
Phu Quoc: A Nature Enthusiast’s Haven
With more than half the laid-back island has been protected by a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve since 2006. Phu Quoc is the home to fish sauce, pepper, and pearls, that offers both luxury and local life, with clean water by day and clear skies at night.
Top 6 Places to visit in Da Lat:
1. Grand World Phu Quoc
Visit the “Venice” of Vietnam by strolling through the streets of vibrant buildings and bustling atmosphere.
2. Dinh Cau Rock
An odd but magnificent piece of history, it has a temple located on an odd-shaped natural rock formation on the beach of Dong Duong town.
3. Ham Ninh Fishing Village & Pearl Farm
One of the oldest villages in Phu Quoc island, feel the windy sea breeze at Ham Ninh Fishing Village. Enjoy the freshest seafood here cooked perfectly by the locals, or drop by the Pearl Farm for exquisite jewellery.
4. Fish Sauce Factory
A staple in Vietnamese food, find out how it’s made from scratch at one of the largest fish-sauce distilleries in Phu Quoc.
5. Pepper Farm
After that, why not drop by the gorgeous Pepper Farm to learn how the finest pepper in Vietnam is produced. It makes for a super IG-worthy spot as well!
6. Sunset Sanato Beach Club
End your trip by catching the most stunning sunset view at Sunest Sanato Beach Club. There’s also incredibly unique architecture on the beach that will make for an unforgettable moment.
AirAsia Super Low Fare Offer Happening For A Limited Time Only!
- Nha Trang: From RM 149.40
- Da Lat: From RM 99.80
- Phu Quoc: From RM 99.40
Aside from that, AirAsia will also be flying to these destinations twice per week starting July and September! So you can start planning and travelling to savour all that Vietnam has to offer in a matter of time.
- Nha Trang: 8th July 2022,: 2x weekly on Monday & Friday
- Da Lat: 4th September 2022, 2x weekly on Wednesday & Sunday
- Phu Quoc: 4th September 2022, 2x weekly on Wednesday & Sunday
Don’t Miss Out On This!
It’s time to add these beautiful places from Vietnam to your travel bucket list! Experience the beauty of Vietnam with AirAsia today and book your tickets ASAP. Bon voyage, foodies!
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