Backpacking Vietnam

Best places for Backpacking Vietnam

Backpacking Vietnam? Are you seeking impressive escapades, exceptional experiences, sumptuous delicacies and a view of history from ancient sites? Look no further as Backpacking in Vietnam just happens to be right for you to satisfy all of your desires. There was a particular time when the mention of Vietnam would juggle up subconscious thoughts and illusions from memories of a war zone, but now, the mention of Vietnam gives the aura of a backpacker sanctuary.

Vietnam happened to have grown so fast in becoming one of the major tourist backpacker destinations in all of Southeast Asia known for the hospitality of its citizens and calmed out visa condition.

If as a tourist you happen to be on a budget, backpacking is just perfect as it gives rise to a broader horizon in an excellent way in viewing the city. Backpacking tends to allow so much suppleness with the freedom to re-arrange your plan if your attention is caught by something else you dim fit important.

That said, proper research is advised before embarking on a trip backpacking Vietnam as to save and manage cash especially if you tend to be on a budget plan.

Be free to explore the very heart of Vietnam- from the histrionic mountains located in the North of Vietnam, stopping to have a taste of the popular Vietnam corn wine and a couple of friendly chit-chats with the locals before further going South for those who happen to love partying all night long.

Exploring Vietnam

Usually, tourists and travelers prefer to explore and sight see Vietnam by the use of a motorcycle which is the best way to get around mostly if you are not in any form of haste. Vietnam is quite vast in size with a lot of backpacking routes with the most common route of them all- the Hanoi to Saigon route.

Travelers usually come into Vietnam on a backpacking trip with their little ones and have no problem exploring the country. The Vietnam railway line is spread across all of the country’s territories (North, East, West, and South) usually a slow but fun journey as it gives an entire beautiful landscape view of the coast.

Backpacking Vietnam – Getting Around in Vietnam

  • By Train: Moving around Vietnam has been made easy as long distant transportation services have been introduced alongside a proper road network thereby making traveling in Vietnam pretty effortless. The train line is spread across the country and reaches the Chinese border which makes it easier to travel across the country of Vietnam within a time range. The Vietnam Rail lines are operated on a single train track network between the Ho Chi Minh City all the way to the Chinese borders.
  • By Bus: Travelers usually choose the road network using the bus to explore the historic country of Vietnam. Moving around by the use of buses is a cheap means of transporting yourself around. Open-Tour buses are a backpacker’s dream cruise around and are just a bit more expensive than the usual national bus service.

Our Vietnam Intinerary

Ho Chi Minh City


Mui Ne ( Don’t forget to visit the White Sand Dunes of Mui Ne)

Nha Trang

Hanoi – Ha Long Bay

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