Where to go in December in the country?

Phu Quoc, Da Lat, Quang Binh, Sa Pa, Ha Giang… are all in the most beautiful season of the year, suitable for travel.

Here are some suggested destinations for travelers who want to hang out in December, based on the number of popular tours offered by leading tour operators in Vietnam.

Ha Giang

In December, buckwheat flowers bloom in Ha Giang. The place where flowers bloom a lot and spread on the widest area is in the districts of Quan Ba, Yen Minh, Dong Van, Meo Vac or Suoi Thau steppe. Besides, the weather in Ha Giang is not too cold, and there is little rain, so traveling is convenient. Photo: Dao Van Vinh


December is the cherry blossom season in Sapa. The places where these flowers are grown the most are the area of ​​​​O Quy Ho tea hill (8 km to the north of Sa Pa town), Ham Rong tourist area, Hoang Lien national park, the way to the top of Fansipan… At the end of month 12, the temperature in Sapa is often low, if you are lucky, you can witness snow. Photo: Huyen Trang


Hanoi is a favorite destination for tourists at the end of the year in the South because it’s winter, and there are many entertainment activities during the Christmas and New Year seasons. From Hanoi, visitors can go to a few nearby places such as Ninh Binh, Hoa Binh… This is also the time when wild sunflowers in Ba Vi and canola flowers along the Red River bloom. Photo: Trung Nghia

Quang Binh

Quang Binh has passed the rainy season. This is the right time to start the journey to explore the caves, especially Hang En located in the central area of ​​Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. Due to the topographical structure and weather, from December to March, visitors coming here will witness the sun rays penetrating deep into the cave. Photo: Oxalis


For tourists from the North who want to avoid the cold and rest without having to travel far, Da Nang is a suggestion. The temperature in December ranges from 20 to 28 degrees Celsius. In addition, it is not the peak tourist season, so services such as hotel rooms and air tickets are cheaper than summer. Travel companies suggest that guests combine a visit to Hoi An or Hue in their journey to Da Nang. Photo: SW

Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc December is the most beautiful time of the year to travel and swim because it is the dry season and the sea is calm. In addition to swimming, the outstanding experiences here are kayaking, scuba diving, paragliding, jet skiing… Photo: SW

Da Lat

The end of the year is a beautiful time in Da Lat. This year, Lam Dong Provincial People’s Committee organized a flower festival that lasts until the end of December. This event includes many side activities such as Paragliding in the air to see Da Lat, Street Canaval, Hot Air Balloon Festival, Vegetable Market. flowers, Traveling to flower villages… Photo: Pham Kim Nhan

Western provinces

In the West, the flood season is over, the weather is dry, no more rain, light sunshine. Exploring the West with a culinary tour with dishes such as Nam Vang noodle soup, broken rice, rice paper, pia cake… is an appropriate choice. The recommended route you can visit is Dong Thap, Long Xuyen, Soc Trang, Bac Lieu, Ha Tien and ends at Ca Mau. Photo: Kieu Duong