Why choose Vietnam for family holiday?

  • Many beautiful and clean beaches
  • Well reserved national parks
  • Long history/ Rich culture
  • Well reserved nature and wildlife
  • Friendly people
  • Affordable accommodations/ facilities

Best time for family trip to Vietnam ?

Vietnam is good all around the year but best time is from September to April (Not too hot in the north/ not too much rain in the south)

Check out the 4 seasons and monthly weather in Vietnam for further information

Best places for family to Visit in Vietnam ?

  • Culture and history: Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An, Hue City, Mekong delta
  • Nature and wildlife: Sapa, Mai Chau, Ninh Binh, Central Highland, Mekong delta. National Parks: Cuc Phuong, Cat Ba, Nam Cat Tien, Tra Su, Bach Ma, Phong Nha-Ke Bang
  • Beaches: Nha Trang, Phu Quoc, Da Nang
  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Halong Bay, Hanoi, Ha Giang, Phong Nha-Ke Bang, Hue, Hoi An

How many days in Vietnam for a family vacation ?

A family can spend 7 – 14 days to discover highlights of Vietnam and Cambodia.

Check out our tour itinerary suggestions for each certain period of time in Vietnam

Vietnam is one of the best choices for a family tour because of the abundance of scenic historic sites, wonderful beaches and natural reserves. There are even nice packages designed especially for families to make your Vietnam trip an extraordinary experience. Such advantages make it a huge hit for a family vacation.

Vietnam has a lot of scenic and historic sites. In Southern Vietnam lies the biggest city, Ho Chi Minh City, which boasts of scenic spots like Ben Thanh market, Notre Dame Basilica – a cathedral built in the 19th Century, Ho Chi Minh Museum of Fine Arts or Cu Chi tunnels that contain relics of the war. In the Central part of Vietnam, there are ancient royal city Hue, Hoi An Ancient Town which was the former port city dating back to 15th century. The Northern part of Vietnam locate Hanoi capital where you can indulge in rich culture with the chaotic Old Quarter and many temples and pagodas such as Bach Ma temple, Tran Quoc pagoda, Temple of Literature etc,. These historic sites would enrich your experience for an unforgettable family trip in Vietnam.

Apart from the abundance of historic sites, there are lovely beaches and natural reserves for children to have fun. Some of the prominent sites in Ho Chi Minh City are Saigon Zoo and Botanical Garden, Suoi Tien Amusement Park, Dam Sen Water Park. There are also many beautiful beaches and islands in Southern Vietnam like Phu Quoc island, Phan Thiet or Nha Trang which are good places for snorkeling. In Nha Trang, you can visit Monkey Island and Vinpearl Land, which has indoor and outdoor amusement for kids. A family tour should not skip out the world’s heritage site Halong Bay to witness the beauty of limestone caves and islets and take kayak expeditions. Another must-seen place is Sapa in Northern Vietnam where gathers many ethnic people with diverse culture. All of these nice places make Vietnam a nice spot for a family tour.

Besides scenic spots and rich culture, friendly Vietnamese locals will make your trip in Vietnam more delighted. Many tours are engineered to be family-friendly. Vietnam also boasts of world-class hotels and resorts so you have many options to choose for a comfortable stay. In regard to cuisine, Vietnam is heaven place for variety of delicious food but if you are not used to eating local food, there are still many international fast food restaurants such as KFC, McDonald’s, Burger King etc,. Based on a family’s individual needs, every tour will be tailored-made. So why do you hesitate to take your family to Vietnam now ?