Vietnam is more and more famous for tourist attractions. This country becomes the favorite traveling place of both Vietnamese people and international visitors. However, some people who do not have lots of money still want to travel and discover this beautiful nation. Not only has Vietnam luxurious tourist spots, it also has affordable and cheap places to visit. These places are also beautiful and charming. 6 Best Affordable Destinations in Northern Vietnam bellow :
1. Khoang Xanh-Suoi Tien
Viewed as one of the most affordable tourist destinations in northern Vietnam, Khoang Xanh- Suoi Tien is 60 km from Hanoi city. This place is so attractive by charming landscapes and vast forests located among the valleys of Ba Vi Mountain. It is cool all the time of the year. This place is incredibly beautiful with white clouds covering three mountain peaks. This creates the feeling of quietness and peace. Suoi Tien is situated at the foot of Tan Mountain. Here, there are many magnificent waterfalls. Tourists can relax by bathing in the cool water or participating in interesting activities.
2. Tam Dao (Vinh Phuc)
Located 68 km from Hanoi, Tam Dao has a unique four-season climate in a day and poetic sceneries. It is an ideal resort in the North of Vietnam. Tam Dao Mountain has three peaks standing up like an island. Thach Ban is the top peak in the middle, Thien Nhi peak on the left and Phu Nghia peak on the right. Tam Dao town is not large and has long winding roads. Staying at the hotel in Tam Dao costs between VND 450,000 – 1 million for one room in one night.
3. Cuu Thac Tu Son tourist resort – Hoa Binh
The resort is an ideal place for those who want to get rid of hot summer days and relax in swimming pools, slides, amusement parks, spa and fitness centre and so on. It is famous for spectacular natural sceneries, pristine forests and many famous waterfalls. You can stay at small motels, hotels or local houses. Moreover, it is great that you can enjoy the famous mountainous cuisine together with dances, burn campfire or drink their traditional wine.
4. Mai Chau – Hoa Binh
Mai Chau is an affordable tourist destination in northern Vietnam. Mai Chau climate is cool and fresh all the time with a cloudy blue sky. The majority of Thai people lives in Mai Chau. Tourists often visit Lac village first. It is a famous tourist attraction. Visitors to Mai Chau include not only Vietnamese, but also a large number of foreigners. Mai Chau is known for specialties such as sweet rice, honey or wine. Mai Chau is viewed as the capital of Thai people. People often come to visit Lac village because Lac village is always bustling and noisy with a lots of interesting things.
5. Nui Coc Lake – Thai Nguyen
It has stunning natural sceneries. Here, you can visit beautiful lakes, great islands, the legendary palace, fairy park, the amazing zoo and so on. Additionally, there are many restaurants, hotels with delicious food and good services. Besides visiting the Nui Coc Lake, you should also come to other tourist attractions such as temples, Mam Xoi Island, Long Hoi Island. Especially, visitors can have a golden opportunity to visit the largest dam of Nui Coc Lake by train which will be the best impressive moment in their life
6. Trang An – Ninh Binh
Trang An is renowned for its boat cave tours. On 23 June 2014, the Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Covering an area of 10,000 ha in Hoa Lu, Ninh Binh City, Trang An Complex consists of Trang An Eco-tourist Site, Tam Coc- Bich Dong Landscape and Hoa Lu Ancient Citadel. It is surrounded by bow shaped limestone mountain ranges and attracts tourist by many magnificent caves. According to the roadmap, visitors will pass through 12 caves connected by water valleys and three historical and spiritual areas. It will take you 3 hours to visit all the wonderful caves. Discovering Trang An, visitors will easily have the feeling of exploring a combination of some famous scenic spots. More specifically, when you go on the river by boat, you will think that it is like going to Huong pagoda. Going through the cave is like discovering caves at Phong Nha, Quang Binh. Moreover, the mountain views are like traveling to Ha Long Bay.
In the north of Vietnam, there are a wide variety of beauty spots which have reasonable prices. Only with a little amount of money, visitors still have a chance to explore wonderful and stunning places in Northern Vietnam. It is obvious that tourists are totally relaxed and excited about interesting trips and memorable experiences in these places.