Northern Vietnam gets fewer visitors than Ho Chi Minh City and the coastal cities in the south, but it's full of culture. Historically, and to this day, it has been significantly poorer than the southern part of the country.
Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, and also its second largest city, is a fascinating blend of East and West, with Chinese influence from centuries of dominance, and French je ne sais quoi from its colonial past.
Ha Long Bay is in northern Vietnam, 170 km east of Hanoi.
Sa Pa is a town in a beautiful, mountainous region of northern Vietnam on the border with China.
Cao Bằng is the capital of Cao Bằng province in northern Vietnam.
Ninh Binh is the capital of Ninh Binh Province in North Vietnam, famous for the nearby karst scenery and the village of Tam Coc.
Haiphong is Vietnam's third largest city, a port near Hanoi.
Dien Bien Phu is a small town in northwestern Vietnam.
Cat Ba is an island in the Cat Ba Archipelago of Vietnam's Ha Long Bay.
Lao Cai is a town in northern Vietnam. It is on the border with China, adjacent to Hekou.
Cổ Loa is a modern day town and ancient former capital of Northern Vietnam, slightly Northeast of the current capital of Hanoi.
Halong City is a town on the northern side of the Ha Long Bay Archipelago of Vietnam.
8 km south of Northern Vietnam
Thôn Đồng Tâm, Xã Cúc Phương, Huyện Nho Quan
+84 128 242 7979
Rated 4.1 of 5
8 km south of Northern Vietnam
Thôn Đồng Tâm, Xã Cúc Phương, Đồng Tâm, Cúc Phương
+84 30 3848 887
9 km northwest of Northern Vietnam
Xóm Đồng Bai, Xã Đoàn Kết, Huyện Yên Thủy
+84 169 379 0389
14 km east of Northern Vietnam
QL 38B, Gia Sinh
+84 123 888 0606
14 km southeast of Northern Vietnam
Thôn Sinh Dược, Xã Gia Sinh, Huyện Gia Viễn
+84 30 3830 190
Rated 4.3 of 5
14 km east of Northern Vietnam
Van Long Reserve, Gia Van Commune, Gia Vien District, Ninh Bình
+84 30 3658 333
15 km west of Northern Vietnam
Vườn Quốc Gia Cúc Phương, Xã Cúc Phương, Huyện Nho Quan
+84 30 3848 006
16 km northwest of Northern Vietnam
Hàng Trạm
+84 165 814 7539
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