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Popular Destinations in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi Determining the kind of holiday tour in Vietnam is difficult to categorize. First you will note that in Vietnam there are places which offer you the conveniences of luxury hotel offerings in rapidly growing cities such as Ho chi Minh city. You will also find in Vietnam the exact opposite of the bustling city which is a place of beautiful and awe-inspiring mountains, forests, rivers, caves and stretches of white sand. So if you are going to Vietnam for a holiday, it could mean a mix of beach holiday, mountain holiday, a nature retreat and an indulgent resort holiday. There are so many wonderful sights to see in Vietnam you will find it difficult to know where to begin. Although you can find a lot of tours to different parts of the country, first timers in Vietnam should start by visiting its two greatest cities.
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Ho Chi Minh City is Vietnam’s business and financial hub. This city has experience rapid growth and it is one of the most amazing tourist destinations in Southeast Asia. This is the city that used to be known as Saigon. Ho Chi Minh city is one of the fastest growing cities in Southeast Asia and has a distinctive identity of blending the traditional and the urban. A tour of this city would be the perfect starting point for an introduction to Vietnam.
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In Ho Chi Minh City you will find the War Museum, Reunification Palace, Thien Hau Pagoda, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Fito traditional medicine museum. Downtown Ho Chi Minh city you can go shopping at the Ben Thanh Market after which you can go uptown to the little bistros and restaurants to enjoy good food in the evening. There is also the popular Cu Chi tunnels which were constructed by the Vietnamese fighters which was a tunnel network they used during their fight for independence. After Ho Chi Minh, you can visit Hanoi, in the north and which is the capital of Vietnam. This is a wonderful destination for Vietnam tours focusing on culture, arts, and literature. Hanoi boasts of being the heart and soul of Vietnam. It is not a bustling city but one with a slow pace and a tranquil place close to nature. It is possible to simply explore on foot or take a cyclo ride. In Hanoi you should go to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and his house on stilts, the One Pillar Pagoda, Tran Quoc pagoda, the Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature) and Ngoc Son temple.