In case you didn’t already know, Vietnam is a pretty awesome country. After our 7 months backpacking and riding motorbikes around the country it cemented itself as our all-time favourite nation. The people, the food, the beaches and the mountains, everything about this place is simple kick ass! If you don’t believe us, just let our photos convince you that you need to drop everything you are doing and buy a one way plane ticket to Vietnam!

Hang En Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam Is Awesome

The massive exit of Hang En – the third largest cave in the world. Yea, it’s pretty big.

Ma Pi Leng

Vietnam has got the deepest canyon in all of Southeast Asia – Ma Pi Leng.

Dalat Canyoning

Vietnam is full of perfect places to sit and reflect on just how awesome life is. (Read more about motorbiking the road from Dalat to Nha Trang.)

My Son Ruins

It’s not just Cambodia that has ancient stone temples – Vietnam has the UNESCO World Heritage Listed My Son near Hoi An. (Read more about the temples.)

Mai Chau Lake

Gorgeous lakes are found just about everywhere, such as this one just outside of Mai Chau. (Read more about Mai Chau.)

Da Nang Photos

Even major cities have incredible views. This is overlooking Da Nang from the top of the Marble Mountains. (Read more about Da Nang.)

Halong Bay Photos

And who could forget Halong Bay? (Read more about Halong Bay.)

Da Nang Beach Photos

Vietnam has thousands of kilometres of coastline, meaning it is real easy to find a whole beach completely to yourself.

Sapa Mountains Photos

The mountains are big. Real big.

Dirt Road Photos

You can take a wrong turn and end up in the middle of nature in a matter of seconds.

Ganh Da Dia Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Nope, this isn’t the Giant’s Causeway in Ireland. This is Ganh Da Dia in Vietnam. (Read more about this fascinating site.)

Smiling Kids Photos

The kids are just adorable!

Canyoning in Dalat Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

You can abseil down waterfalls in Dalat! (Read more about canyoning in Dalat.)

Waterfalls Photos

So many waterfalls!

Clouds Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Vietnamese cloud porn!

Market Fruit Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Delicious fresh fruit can be bought on nearly every street corner.

Hue Sunset Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Those sunsets are to die for!

Hue Stars Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

And when the sun does set, the stars come out to play!

Hoi An Lanterns Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Who could not love the lanterns in Hoi An?

Music Man Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

The city parks are filled with music, dancing and laughter.

Traditional Fishing Hoi An Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Centuries old fishing techniques are still in use today.

Beaches Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Yep, the beaches are still awesome!

Japanese Bridge Hoi An Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Even the bridges are beautiful!

Ninh Binh Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Ninh Binh – It’s like Halong Bay, but with rice fields!

Incense Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

There are so many interesting cultural traditions, such as the burning of incense and offerings for deceased ancestors.

Tractor Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

There is no limit to what you can fit on a vehicle!

Hang Son Doong Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Vietnam has Hang Son Doong – the world’s biggest cave. It doesn’t get much more awesome than that! (Read more about Phong Nha.)

Small Cave Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

And even the small caves are beautiful.

Hanoi Sunset Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Even in a bustling city like Hanoi, you can find tranquil spots to fall in love with the place even more.

Rice Fields Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Rice fields and mountains. So good!

Motorbike Roads Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

Who couldn’t love riding a motorbike through Vietnam? The roads were made for it! (Read more about motorbiking in Northern Vietnam.)

Mui Ne Sand Dunes Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam Is Awesome

This isn’t the Sahara Desert – this is the sand dunes outside of Mui Ne in Southern Vietnam. Pretty damn cool.

Ha Giang Limestone Photos

Limestone mountains that resemble beehives near Ha Giang.

Lung Cu Photos

This is what the Northern-most point of Vietnam looks like. Impressive, huh?

Hai Van Pass Photos Make You Travel To Vietnam

The famous Hai Van Pass. Too lovely!

Hammock Photos

There are lots of places to hang a hammock and read a good book. (Read more about the Wild Boar Eco Farm.)

Scuba Diving Nha Trang Photos

Even beneath the surface is awesome. (Read more about scuba diving in Nha Trang.)

Minority Groups Photos

Vietnam is home to 54 ethnic minority groups.

Mr Vi People Photos

The Vietnamese people are amongst the kindest and welcoming you will find anywhere in the world.

Rice Fields Photos

So what are you waiting for? Go buy that plane ticket and come to Vietnam!

Alesha And Jarryd

Hey! We are Alesha and Jarryd, the award winning writers and photographers behind this blog, and we have been travelling the world together since 2008. Adventure travel is our passion, and through our stories and images we promote exciting off-the-beaten-path destinations and fascinating cultures as we go. Follow our journey in real time on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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