Vietnam is famous for its majestic yet poetic nature. Coming to this country, nothing is better than the experience of trekking on the trails in the forests, crossing streams, or watching the vast sky from the top of the pass.
So where should you join the trekking tours here?
You will find the answer in this article, which will list you the 15 most beautiful places to trekking in Vietnam.
Let’s dig into it!
Ta Nang – Phan Dung
Ta Nang – Phan Dung is a long road more than 50 km in the territory of three provinces of Lam Dong, Ninh Thuan, and Binh Thuan. With diverse vegetation, majestic scenery, and moderate difficulty, this route is suitable for trekking with many ages.
Ta Lien Son, Lai Chau
Ta Lien mountain (also known as Co Trau mountain) belongs to Ta Leng commune, Tam Duong district, Lai Chau. The mountain has a height of 2,993 m above sea level with majestic mountain views along with primary forest vegetation.
Lao Than mountain, Lao Cai
Lao Than mountain is known as the roof of Y Ty, Lao Cai. This is a new trekking spot in Lao Cai that was discovered by professional trekkers. Over 2,800 m above sea level, this place will give you a view of the Den Sang valley and Nhiu Co San mountain. This is the most beautiful “cloud hunting” place in Y Ty.
Lung Cung mountain, Yen Bai
Lung Cung peak is named after a village located deep in the most rugged mountains in Nam Co commune, Mu Cang Chai district, Yen Bai. The journey will pass through the primeval forest with very beautiful scenery, enabling you to encounter unique vegetation or maple leaves.
Fansipan, Lao Cai
Fansipan is the highest mountain in Vietnam and Indochina, and it is considered the target on the trip of many people. With a height of 3,143 m, you can conquer the mountain in 3 different ways.
En Cave, Phong Nha – Ke Bang
En Cave is the third largest cave in the world with a rich and unique ecosystem. Going deep into the cave, you will admire Rao Thuong stream, stalactites of many different shapes, or swallow nests.
Yen Tu pagoda, Quang Ninh
Yen Tu is remembered in the hearts of Vietnamese people not only as a high mountain peak in the North but also as a source of Buddhist stories. So, the trekking journey of Yen Tu in early spring is no longer a conquer but also a visit to the holy land to feel the fullness of religion and life.
Lang Biang, Lam Dong
People call Lang Biang the roof of Lam Vien plateau. Lang Biang trekking journey is not too difficult. Emotions are hard to describe when you set foot on the misty Lang Biang peak, see the majestic nature appearing and far away is the dreamy Dalat city.
Apachai mountain, Dien Bien
Apachai of Xin Thau commune is the westernmost point of Vietnam, located at the confluence of Vietnam, Laos, and China. To conquer Apachai, trekkers take 3-5 hours to climb up and down, depending on weather conditions.
Ham Lon mountain, Hanoi
Located about 40 km from the center of Hanoi, Ham Lon mountain is the ideal weekend trekking spot for many people. With a height of 462 m, you should bring an overnight camping tent. At that time, you will admire the beautiful scenery in the sunrise or sunset at the end of the day.
Cat Ba island, Hai Phong
Located in the north of Halong Bay, Cat Ba is the largest island in the Cat Ba archipelago. Cat Ba island is where the sea forest meets to create an extremely rich natural population, many rare plants, and animals. This is a must-visit trekking spot for those who are passionate to explore because every season is the best time to visit Halong Bay.
Pu Luong National Park, Thanh Hoa
With an area of up to 17,662 ha, this is the largest remaining lowland limestone forest area in Northern Vietnam. Furthermore, this park also owns the Pu Luong peak of 1,700 m high and is a popular trekking spot.
The forests and ethnic minority villages of Sapa
If you really want to learn about Sapa, take a trekking tour (walking through the forest) to Ta Van and Ta Phin villages, spend the night in the village and experience the real life of the Mong, Dao, and Day ethnics.
Mai Chau, Hoa Binh
Mai Chau trek trail passes through the green rice fields, the beautiful villages of Muong and Thai people. Here, visitors will also have the opportunity to enjoy specialties and approach the customs and traditions of the indigenous people.
Cuc Phuong National Forest
Cuc Phuong National Forest is located in 3 provinces of Ninh Binh, Hoa Binh, and Thanh Hoa. It is also a great place to trek through the forest and explore nature. In addition to the rich flora and fauna, there are many beautiful limestone caves and relics of humankind here.
With a trekking tour through stunning nature, your trip in Vietnam will be extremely memorable and fanciful.
If you want another experience in South Vietnam, try Mekong Delta tours.