Nhân Dân online - Hà Giang (North), Quang Binh ( in the Center), Ninh Binh (in the North), Ha Long (in the province of Quang Ninh, in the North-East) and Quy Nhon (in the Center) are among the 20 best backpacker tourist destinations of 2020 according to Hostelworld's ranking.
Hà Giang is at number 4 on the list. According to data from Hostelworld, the number of hotel bookings in this destination increased by 118% in 2018 and 2019.
Beautiful landscapes in Hà Giang. Photo: Nguyên Huu Thông.
About 300 km from Hanoi, Hà Giang attracts visitors with majestic mountain scenery and winding passes. Most notably, this place has flowers which bloom for 4 seasons. Some typical flower species are "tam giac mach" buckwheat flowers blooming from October to November, peach blossoms, cruciferous flowers blooming from January to February. For many tourists, Hà Giang is magnificent because its national cultural identity is preserved, with markets and young girls and young men in traditional costumes.
In Ha Giang, the most famous tourist destinations are Quan Ba "Heavenly Gate", Dông Van Limestone Plateau, Lung Cu Flag Tower, Vuong Palace, Ma Pi Leng Pass, ect.
Phong Nha-Ke Bàng National Park, Bô Trach District, Quang Binh Province, is ranked 6th in the list. It is one of Vietnam's largest nature reserves, with a system of limestone mountains and majestic caves.
Phong Nha-Ke Bàng National Park. Photo: Vietnam Image Bank /Shutterstock.
Phong Nha-Ke Bàng National Park is the oldest karst tectonic area in the world with 392 caves, including the world's largest cave of Son Doong. Phong Nha-Ke Bàng National Park has been recognized by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage.
Photo: Pelikh Alexey /Shutterstock.
Ninh Binh is in 10th place and is a destination known for its famous landmarks like Tràng An, Tam Côc-Bich Dông, ancient capital Hoa Lu, Bai Dinh pagoda, ect. With varied topographies made up of mountains, rivers and limestone mountains and grotes, this place is called "the bay of Ha Long on land".
Ha Long Bay in Quang Ninh Province. Photo: Pelikh Alexey /Shutterstock.
With a coastal city owning the Ha Long Bay World Heritage Site, Quang Ninh is located at 18th place. One of the most popular experiences is boating on the bay, visiting Sung Sôt Caves, Thiên Cung Cave, Hon Trông Mai and TiTop Island, ect. Moreover, you can swim at Bai Chay Beach, have fun at the water park, and visit the Quang Ninh Museum.
The city of Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh is a destination attracting many domestic and foreign tourists, with its beaches and wild islets. Photo: Huong Chi.
The city of Quy Nhon, province of Binh Dinh, last Vietnamese destination in the list, is in 20th place. In recent years, the city has been a destination attracting many domestic and foreign tourists, with beaches and wild islets like Ky Co, Eo Gio, Cù Lao Xanh and Ghênh Rang.
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