The Best Outdoor Activities in Vietnam

Discover the best hiking, camping, backpacking, fitness, and more.

Hike Vietnam's Highest Mountain in 1 Day: Mt. Fansipan

Vietnam / QL 4D, Lào Cai, Vietnam

If you like mountains and challenging hikes, then this is a must-do while in Sapa.

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Vietnam's 4 Islands Boat Tour

Vietnam / Nha Trang, Vietnam

If you're staying in Nha Trang, you can book the 4 islands tour from any hostel or travel agency on the street for around $8-10 USD.

Kyle Frost
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See Saigon From Above via the Bitexco Tower

Vietnam / Bitexco Tower

Bitexco Financial Tower is the tallest building in Saigon, and the Skydeck provides stunning views in every direction.

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Watch the Sunset from Ham Rong Mountain

Vietnam / Ham Rong Mountain Park

This relatively short hike up Ham Rong starts from the city center. You'll have to pay about 70,000 VND ($3.25) for access to the mountain park, but it's worth doing it once while you're in Sapa.

Kyle Frost
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