Destinations in Vietnam to escape summer heat
Because of the tropical monsoon climate, the summer in Vietnam is rather hot. With cool climate and moderate temperature, following are 10 perfect summer destinations in Vietnam to enjoy fresh air and beautiful landscapes.
1. Sapa (Lao Cai province)
Sapa is always an ideal destination for tourists at any time of the year. The weather here is very favorable with temperate and subtropical climate. Visiting Sapa, tourists may enjoy fresh air, wander around terraced fields, take part in colorful local fairs and experience barbecue cuisine of ethnic minorities.
2. Dalat (Lam Dong province)
Dalat city Panorama
Dalat City is called flower city, fog city, the capital of jam and the Paris of Vietnam. Surrounded by mountains and forest, Dalat has the advantage of balmy climate all the year round. Visiting Dalat, tourists are impressed by the European architecture and a large number of attractive scenic spots.
3. Ba Na Hill (Da Nang City)
Ba Na Hill overview
Along with Ngu Hanh Son and Son Tra, Ba Na Hill is one of the most superb mountains in Da Dang. The weather here is extremely favorable for travel at any time of the year with the average temperature about 15 to 20 Celsius degrees. Ba Na Hill is a well-known modern complex with the largest cable in Vietnam.
4. Tam Dao (Vinh Phuc province)
Located on an altitude of 900m, Tam Dao resort has advantages of cool and fresh climate with 4 seasons in one day. Visiting Tam Dao, tourists may choose among various forms of tourism such as relaxing in the resort, climbing or exploring well-known attractions of the North like Tay Thien Temple and Tam Dao National Park.
5. Mau Son (Lang Son province)
Mau Son Mountain is located in the northeast of Lang Son province. This destination is famous for beautiful landscapes and a unique cuisine with specialties like green tea, six-spur cock, forest lemon, and roasted pork. Mau Son is an ideal destination for summer because the temperature here is always less than 16 Celsius degrees.
6. Moc Chau Plateau (Son La province)
Moc Chau Plateau
Moc Chau Plateau is famous for the blue sky, immense and rolling tea hills, dairy herbs grazing leisurely, meandering streams and peaceful atmosphere. In addition, Moc Chau is also one of the greatest destinations providing homestay service. Taking a homestay tour, tourists will have the opportunity to stay with local people, enjoy specialties, watch tutu dances in the evening and explore customs and habits of ethnic groups in Vietnam.
7. Ba Vi National Park (Hanoi City)
Ba Vi National Park view
Since the early 20th century, Ba Vi has become a favored attraction thanks to diverse ecosystems, charming landscape, and fresh air. With those advantages, Ba Vi National Park is an ideal place not only for relaxing but also for adventures to explore the forest and learn about fauna systems.
8. Dong Van Plateau (Ha Giang province)
Dong Van Plateau
Located on an altitude of over 1000 meters, Dong Van Karst Plateau has been recognized as a Global Geopark by UNESCO thanks to unique features in geological structure. For tourists, this is a destination where you can contemplate breath-taking sceneries as well as learn about the culture of ethnic minorities in the Northern Vietnam.
9. Bach Ma National Park (Hue City)
Bach Ma National Park overview
Bach Ma mountain range is a famous attraction indispensible in a tour to Hue city. Situated near the beach, Bach Ma is a resort which has the most pleasant highland climate in Vietnam and even in Indochina. This resort was built in the 1930s by French. Besides, tourists may visit Bach Ma National Park to explore the beauty of nature.
10. Phia Oac (Cao Bang province)
Located on an altitude of nearly 2000 meters, Phia Oac is described as a paradise for those who desire to explore the nature. Visiting Phia Oac, besides relaxing in cool air (the temperature here is always less than 15 Celsius degrees), tourists also have the opportunity to contemplate a number of old abandoned villas which have been built since the French colonial period. Each villa carries a distinguished architecture with different stories.