Spring is a short season in Vietnam which lasts from February to April. Spring is the best time for your family tour to Vietnam because your children will have an opportunity to understand our culture during our biggest holiday – Tet Lunar New Year.

Spring comes after National New Year Holiday – TET (or Tết Nguyên Đán in Vietnamese). There is a myriad of cultural, historical and religious events to be held in Spring, after the Tet Lunar New Year holiday.

In 2021, Tet Lunar New Year takes place from 11th February to 14th February 2021.

Spring is a short season in Northern Vietnam which lasts from February to early April.

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Best places to visit in Vietnam in Spring

Tet Holiday is in Spring in Vietnam

In the North, it is getting warmer in Spring with drizzling rains. The average temperature is around 19 degree Celsius.

When spring comes, the weather starts warming up. Spring features a peaceful atmosphere, blue sky, bright sunshine and warm breezes, which is convenient for long trips, picnics, and visits. Sometimes you can see drizzling rain, too!

The mild climate of Spring creates favorable conditions for the trees and flowers to grow (plants grow and bud). Springtime is the special occasion of development and revival of life.

In spring you can see all the flowers blooming, especially apricot and peach – two of the most characteristic flowers spring Vietnam. Children are eager to buy new clothes with their parents for the National New Year and the flower market. Take this time to enjoy romantic flowers blooming scenery on a Northern Vietnam tour and explore the hidden charm of mountainous Northern regions.

Lim Festival is a traditional festival that tourists should not miss in Spring on your holiday to Vietnam.

Lim Festival

Tien Du District, Bac Ninh Province

Lim Festival - Spring in Vietnam
Lim Festival

It is derived from the old legend, relating to Truong Chi- My Nuong. It is also the major festival of Bac Ninh area with plenty of artists, cultural activities and spiritual beliefs.

The festival is taken place annually from 12th to 14th day of the first lunar month (5th February to 7th February 2020).


Sapa Travel Guide: Muong Hoa Valley

Spring is the favorable occasion that tourists can enjoy a colorful picture with white of plum, romantic pink of peach blossoms in Sapa. Various roses, orchid are bounced to bloom in the first time of the year. Tourists also participate in many traditional games in your ethnic tour to Sapa.


Cyclo in Hanoi - Vietnam Travel Guide
Cyclo in Hanoi

Hanoi in spring seems more glamorous and peaceful. All tranquil and charming features are brought to tourist unforgettable moments. On New Year’s Eve, there are firework displays on the bank of Hoan Kiem Lake, Phu Tay Ho with splendid scenery. Taking a city tour around Hanoi, you will have a chance to immerse in a romantic city with pleasant weather and rustic atmosphere.

Yen Tu Pagoda

Bronze Temple at the peak of Yen Tu Mountain - Spring in Vietnam

Bronze Temple at the peak of Yen Tu Mountain

It is located in the town of Quang Ninh province, about 14km from Uong Bi. The pagoda consists of 11 temples, shrines, towers with more than 700 years old. They are located nearby spectacular scenery, it is suitable for tourists to go sight-seeing. Tourists will immerse in a quiet space, listening to the temple bell of the pagoda, enjoying relaxing moments.

Dalat City

Da Lat - Da Lat Travel Guide
Da Lat

Dalat is famous for all the spring flowers: Orchid, rose, peach blossoms. Taking a leisurely walk in Dalat, travelers do not forget to bring a thin jacket in case of cold weather, enjoying a cup of hot soy milk, fried bananas in Phan Dinh Phung and eggs baked. As Dalat one of the most romantic cities in Vietnam, newlyweds often choose Dalat for their once-in-a-lifetime honeymoon tour to Vietnam. Don’t miss this destination for your Valentine’s Day.


Perfume River - Hue Travel Guide
Perfume River – Hue

Tet is the time that women in Hue have to prepare traditional cuisines for the Tet holidays. If travelers want a Tet traditional flavor, full of rituals in Vietnam, there is no more appropriate place except Hue. Hue is still well-preserved the oriental tradition of the traditional New Year’s Day as organized kite flying competitions and enjoys royal court music on the Perfume River. You will have a chance to sink into the colorful Vietnam culture in this city and understand our traditional customs for Tet Lunar New Year.

Spring is a special occasion for Vietnamese, starting a new year with something lucks, wealthy and prosperous wishes.

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