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Cheap flights to Vietnam
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Airlines fly to Vietnam
- Vietnam Airlines (VN)
- British Airways (BA)
- Air France (AF)
- Thai Airways (TG)
- Eva Airways (BR)
- Emirates (EK)
- Qantas Airways (QF)
- Cathay Pacific Airlines (CX)
- Scandinavian Airlines (SK)
Flight Duration from UK to Vietnam:
- Heathrow to Hanoi, Vietnam (LHR-HAN): 16 hours
- Direct flights to Vietnam from UK: (LHR-HAN): 12 hours and 5 minutes
- London Heathrow to Ho Chi Minh City (LHR-SGN): 14 hours 25 minutes
- Manchester to Saigon (MAN-SGN): 15 hours and 35 minutes
Best time to visit Vietnam
Due to its complicated weather conditions, there is no singular season that could be recommended as the best time to travel to this country. It has a tropical climate due to which rain showers are a part of life here. The winters are not too cold but summers tend to be hot and humid. In short the two main seasons best for your travel plans,one is autumn(between September and December) and the second is the spring, which starts from March and ends in April. Once the time for your traveling is decided then buy cheap flights to Vietnam from UK at once and get ready to explore its riches.
Places to see and things to do in Vietnam
The entire country of Vietnam consists of a narrow strip in the Far East to border the South China Sea. Sticking to its theme of providing a ‘timeless charm’ to its visitors, the country offers variety of attractions in all the regions. There are attractions for all age groups so buy cheap flights to Vietnam for a fun filled holiday with your family. It is dominated by a number of quintessential bays such as the HA Long bay which is the pride of Vietnam. It is the world most popular bay and is also listed by UNESCO.People from every curve of the world visit Ha Long Bayfor an idyllic retreat and to explore its cave system. Cat Be Island is also located in Ha Long Bay and is considered best for diving, swimming and playing with kids. There is a National Park in Cat Be. It includes earthly and aquatic ecosystem. Bai Tu Long Bay is another attractive yet unadulterated place for tourists in the north of Vietnam. It has a rugged coastline, and a guide to explore this place will suffice. Van Don Island lies in the Bai tu Long Bay. It has a rugged coastline with rocky outcrop creating a dramatic effect when the waves hit them.
Vietnam’s coastal perimeter is surrounded with spectacular beaches. Find a palm tree and relax on the Nha Trang Beach or simply spoil yourself on seaside resort of Vung Tau. Popular islands include Phu Quoc and Tuan Chau, with their beaches of white sands and limestone rock formations. A couple of theme parks are also present such as the Vinpearl Water Theme Park having an underwater aquarium, and the Suoi Tien Amusement Park depicting cultural folklore of Vietnam.
Moreover, there are numerous religious landmarks preserved as an element of respect and interfaith liberty within the Vietnamese community. The Saigon Notre Dame marks the ample Christian faith and there are also some Hindu temples, preserved since centuries. Buddhist sites are innumerable; Quan Su temple, Quan Thanh Temple, Long Son Pagoda, Plo Long Garai, An Quang pagoda and Linh Puoc Pagoda are some of the biggest sites worth visiting.
A number of notable museums are also present in the country such as the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, Vietnamese Women Museum, Museum of Cham Sculptures, Ho Chi Minh Museum along with Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum etc. Also, visit the imperial city of Hue, the citadel of Thang Long, the Citadel of Ho Dynasty and the Hoi An ancient town, which are key heritage sites.
Vietnam is very accessible and affordable destination. You can easily explore its length without drawing a hole in your pocket.That same affordability also extends to restaurants, and you can feast on local delicacies such as sizzling cha ca, garlicky rau muong, crispy banh xeo and pho without being heavy on your budget.It is a heaven for back packers who take cheap flights to Vietnam and have a memorable break after grabbing our amazing flight deals.
Hotels and accommodation in Vietnam
You should probably start with booking a hotel in Hanoi, the capital. When compared to other Asian Metropolises, this is a very affordable city. Buy cheap flights to Vietnam along with reasonable hotel deals in Hanoi. Outside of Hanoi, Saigon hosts the best array of hotels in Vietnam. Types of accommodation vary according to region, as in the mountainous regions huts and lodges are available along the local villages. Catering to the luxury industry, boutique hotels and resorts have exotic suites and exclusive huts facing the coasts, often having their own private segment of beaches, facilitating spa and relaxation facilities, poolside bars and dining. The tourism industry is well established in the country optimized by the availability of cheap flights to Vietnam with no shortage of international hotel chains present in every major city.
A FEW HINTS ON BUDGET SPENDING WITH YOUR CHEAP FLIGHTS TO VIETNAM
- A single meal at an international food chain: £ 2.5
- A large bottle of mineral water: £ 0.3
- A regular bottle of soft drink: £ 0.28
- An imported cigarette pack: £ 0.65
- A local commutation ticket: £ 0.2
- An average taxi trip within the city (motorcycle taxis): £ 3.06
- A simple bed and breakfast for backpacking: £15
- A standard resort on the beachside: £ 55
- Boutique range of hotels in posh coastal areas: £ 110