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.
Popular destinations: Hanoi
, Sa Pa
and Ninh Binh
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.
Sa Pa is a town in a beautiful, mountainous region of northern Vietnam on the border with China.
Ninh Binh is a city in North Vietnam with population of 130,517 people, famous for the nearby karst scenery and the village of Tam Coc.
Cao Bằng is the capital of Cao Bằng province in northern Vietnam.
Cổ Loa is a modern day town and ancient former capital of Northern Vietnam, slightly Northeast of the current capital of Hanoi.
Ha Giang — city in the northeast region of Vietnam, located on the banks of the Lô River.
Popular Destinations in Vietnam