Top 10 best places for solo-traveling in Vietnam

Despite of some inconvenience on the traveling route, traveling alone still give pleasures and interests for many people as it gives travelers experiences that traveling in group cannot.

Dalat city of fog - Vietnam tours

Dalat – a city of fog

Dalat city

Dubbed as a resort city of Vietnam and endowed with lovely scenery, the city of Dalat is an ideal place for those who are solo travelers. Visiting this city, you will not only admire the lyrical scene here with lots of flowers, the tree-lined streets, quiet roads in the early morning but also enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of this “City in the Fog”.

Binh Ba Island

Belonging to Cam Ranh city of the coastal province of Khanh Hoa, Binh Ba Island capture visitors’ hearts for its wild beauty with sunshine, blue sea, white sand. This island offers a lot of interesting things-to-do, including swimming in the crystal blue water, diving to see coral reefs, observing the daily life of local fishermen as well as enjoying fresh and delicious seafood or going night fishing. You will surely gain much great experience and fun at Binh Ba Island.

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Stunning bird eye’s view of Binh Ba Island


For those seeking for peace, Hue is an ideal choice. Visiting this ancient citadel, you can take a full day or half-day fascinating Hue tour to wander around the city to see old buildings, ancient architectural works in the city, watch Hue royal court music shows and taste Hue royal cuisine.

Hoi An

It is not difficult to realize how much the small and old town of Hoi An is always gentle and loved by both Vietnamese and foreign tourists. There are many things for a solo traveler to do in Hoi An, including wandering alone on small roads, sitting in a coffee shop to see the slow rhythm of local people, purchasing some unique souvenirs, taking a boat trip on the Hoai River and walking along the lantern streets at night.

Cham Islet in Quang Nam Province

Cham Islet Cu Lao Cham - Day tour from Hoi An

Peace in Cham Islet (Cu Lao Cham)

Cu Lao Cham (Cham Islet) comprises eight small islands named Hon Dai, Hon Mo, Hon Lao, Hon Kho Me, Hon Kho Con, Hon La, Hon Tai, and Hon Ong. It is recognized as a world biosphere reserve by UNESCO in 2009.

Nature has endowed 15.5-square-kilometer islet with green forests, wide beaches and an incredibly diverse ecosystem. Located only 18 km from Hoi An city, Cham Islet is home to 950 aquatic species, including many fish, and rare corals are almost intact.

Nha Trang in Khanh Hoa Province

The beautiful coastal city of Nha Trang is blessed with six-kilometre stretch of coastline with white sandy beaches, clear waters with an abundance of marine life and thriving reefs, verdant mountain ranges at each end, together with 19 untouched islets that are just a short boat ride away.

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5-star Vinpearl Resort in Nha Trang

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Coming to Nha Trang, visitors will be offered a myriad of Nha Trang sightseeing tours and recreational activities. Furthermore, you can discover the architecture structures that date back to the Champa Kingdom, Buddhist temples, and gothic-style Catholic churches, as well as natural hot springs, salt fields, and unique waterfalls.

If you want to taste fresh seafood and Vietnamese cuisine, a variety of Nha Trang restaurants can satisfy all your demands. Lively bars and pubs along the pristine beach are favourite hangouts for watching the sunset over the East Sea. offers tourists a Nha Trang cuisine tour with many specialties of the coastal city.

Ninh Thuan

One should remember Top 05 things to do in Ninh Thuan, as follows:

  • Relax in Ca Na Tourist Site
  • Swim in Ninh Chu Beach, Vinh Hy Bay
  • Climb to Da Trang Mountain
  • Observe natural animals in Phan Rang Reservation
  • Visit Pi Nang Tac Stone Trap
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Cham Tower

Also, Ninh Thuan is the best place for experiencing culture of Ethnic Cham as it is home to Cham minority group. The Cham culture is shown in local customs, Cham dance, sculpture, pottery, and brocade and agriculture of Cham towers, of which the most famous are Po Klong Garai and Porome.

Phu Yen

Visitors to Phu Yen can discover a diverse landscape of mountains, rivers, lagoons and fertile plains with nearly 200 kilometers of shoreline along Vietnam’s curving south-central coast. Phu Yen seems to be lesser known than the famous seaside resort-town of Nha Trang and ideal for visitors to enjoy having a wide patch of golden sand to themselves.

Con Dao Island

Covering the total area of 76-square-kilometer, Con Dao Island is one of the must-visit destinations in Vietnam in sea and island tours. Beautiful beaches and seas, primitive forests, notorious prison cells, historic sites and culture will surely bring you unforgettable trips in Con Dao.

Con Dao Island - Vietnam beach tour

Con Dao Island

Apart from a variety of long, beautiful beaches shaded by almond trees and clear, blue seawater – endowed by Nature, Con Dao owns a national park with diverse fauna and flora systems. In the sea, there are a wide range of colorful fish and coral reefs. Wild orchids, black squirrels, red-bowel squirrels and “gam gi” (a pigeon species) are abundant. Con Dao is one of the few locations in Vietnam where dugongs, dolphins and sea turtles are preserved and a great destination for Vietnam beach tours.

Top things to do in Con Dao Island:

  • Exploring Ong Dung and So Ray primitive forests
  • Going fishing on Bong Lan Islet
  • Catching squid on Tau Be tip
  • Snorkeling & diving by Tre Islet
  • Watching turtles laying eggs at night on Bay Canh Islet

Can Tho

Being the biggest city in the Mekong Delta, Can Tho city allures tourists for its pastoral beauty of complex waterway network and lush fruit orchards as well as a modern city with sufficient facilities to accommodate and entertain all tourists. From Ho Chi Minh City, an ideal Mekong Delta tour to Can Tho will lead you to visit the most bustling Cai Rang Floating Market, Bang Lang Stork Park, Binh Thuy French House, Nam Nha Pagoda and Tay Do Night Market.

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