New 'Off The Tourist Map' Places To Visit in Vietnam!

Whether the incredible street food or the wonders of the countryside, Vietnam is difficult not to be loved.

Among the famous destinations of Vietnam are Ho Chi Minh, Hanoi, Da Nang and Hoi An and many of its cities boast a combination of architectural styles and modern Asian construction.

But, if you are looking for alternative destinations with slightly low-key in Vietnam; here are several places that are off the tourist map.

#1.Ba Bể National Park

Ba Be National Park or also known as Ba Be Lake is located in Bac Can Province, 240 km from Hanoi and the area is home to many ethnic minority communities.

The best time to visit Ba Be Lake is during the dry season (winter and spring).

Ba Be Lake is one of the unique and beautiful natural tourist attractions in Vietnam. The lake was formed by the geological structural changes millions of years ago that made the limestone mountains and caves.

There are beautiful small islands on the lake and hundreds of freshwater fish. In fact, in 1995 Ba Be Lake was ranked as one of 20 most beautiful natural freshwater lakes of the world !

#2. Quy Nhon

Quy Nhon is the capital of Binh Dinh Province and was acknowledged as a city as early as 1898. This coastal beach town of Vietnam is nestled between Hoi An and Nha Trang.

While this medium-sized town is never viewed a tourist destination, it is known for its scenic beaches and a spectacular scenery.

You’ll need to rent a motorbike to explore the various attractions of Quy Nhon and the neighboring areas.

#3. Con Dao Island

Con Dao islands are an archipelago with 16 uninhabited islets and also known as Con Dao National Park. They are located on the south coast of Vietnam, with spacious beaches, shaded by evergreen trees.