Top Famous Trekking Places in Vietnam

Oct 18 , 2014 • 9 Comments

Containing the mountainous areas with different heights, Vietnam has a lot of trekking destinations you should not miss. They attract many backpackers who love conquering and discovering.

Apart from Fansipan at the height of 3,143m above sea level, Vietnam also contains marvelous mountains over 2,000m in height. They are great for those interested in walking and climbing.

2598-meter Ngoc Linh Mountain is situated in the north of Central Highlands. Chu Yang Sin, Lang Biang, and Bidoup lie to the south of this region. All of them form a plateau called Lam Vien. This place offers the wonderful climate and majestic landscape.

In addition, there are a lot of trekking places spreading from the North to the South of Vietnam.

Sa Pa, Lao Cai Province

With majestic mountains, hills, peaceful villages and cool air, Sa Pa is one of the greatest trekking destinations you should come to when visiting Vietnam. In reality, this place attracts the largest number of both local and foreign backpackers.

Pu Luong Nature Reserve, Thanh Hoa Province

This place contains the rough trekking routes crossing the houses on stilts under palm trees. Also, there are some majestic and pristine streams that are only for those having a good health and trekking experience.

Mai Chau, Hoa Binh Province

Only 130 kilometers from Hanoi, many tourists consider Mai Chau Valley as an attractive destination since it is very easy and convenient to get there. Some tourism services have been available in Mai Chau. That is why it cannot keep the originally unspoiled beauty.

Cao Bang, Viet Bac

Located in the north of Viet Bac, Cao Bang keeps a great landscape thanks to the mighty, vast and pristine mountains, forests, river, or streams.

Some islands such as Cat Ba, Phu Quoc, Con Dao

These places are the great choice for those passionate about both forest and sea. They closely connect together to make a wonderful view.

Ba Be Lake (300 kilometers from Hanoi, 50 kilometers from Bac Kan)

Ba Be Lake lies inside a huge forest. It contains a lot of thrilling and mysterious stories. Cuc Phuong National Park

Cuc Phuong’s area reaches up to 22,000ha. This place is a primary forest containing the vast limestone areas and beautiful caves. Visiting this place, you can find some historical relics of prehistoric people hundreds of years ago.

Nam Cat Tien National Park

Nam Cat Tien national park belongs to 3 provinces, Dong Nai, Lam Dong and Binh Thuan. It offers a strict conservation and protection. Nam Cat Tien forest is the home of varied old trees which have been there for thousands of years. Besides, the majestic beauty of stream, waterfalls, etc. can totally glamor you.

Kon Tum and Central Highlands

Coming to Kon Tum, you will have a chance to visit many attractive landscapes in Central Highlands. It includes Chu Mon Ray primary forest, Sa Thay, Dak Tre tourist attraction in Kon Plong District, Dak To hot spring.