Central Vietnam - Land Of World Heritage Sites
The geographic heart of the nation, central Vietnam is packed with historic sights and cultural interest, and blessed with ravishing beaches and outstanding national parks. Marvel at Hue and its imperial citadel, royal tombs and excellent street food. Savor the unique heritage grace of riverside jewel Hoi An, and tour the military sites of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ). Check out Da Nang, fast emerging as one of the nation’s most dynamic cities. Also emerging as a must-visit destination is the extraordinary Phong Nha region, home to three gargantuan cave systems (including the world’s largest cave), and a fascinating war history concealed amid stunning scenery.
Enjoy well-earned downtime on the golden sands or learn to cook central Vietnamese cuisine, the nation’s most complex. With improving highways, and upgraded international airports at Hue and Da Nang, access to this compelling and diverse part of Vietnam has never been easier.