Flights to Vietnam

A Trip to Vietnam

With a breath-taking view and paradisiacal landscape, Vietnam is a country that has a lot in store for you. If you want to experience a culture-enlightening and nature-soaking holiday, then this ‘Land of the Rising Dragon’ is a must-visit destination.

No airlines flying direct from India to Vietnam. Other airlines flying to Vietnam are Emirates, Malindo Air,  Japan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SilkAir, Bangkok Airways, AirAsia, Korean Air, China Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, China Southern, Turkish Airlines, Thai Airways, Tigerair, Aeroflot, Jet Airways, ANA, Hong Kong Airlines, Cathay Pacific,    Asiana Airlines,            Air China, Etihad Airways, Thai AirAsia, Air Astana, Qatar Airways, China Eastern, Malaysia Airlines, Dragonair.

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Which city is cheap to fly to in Vietnam?

To find the cheapest cities to travel to in Vietnam, check the countries section and select your preferred country. The page you will be redirected to, will have a brief description about the country, its cities and their air fares.

Domestic travel between cities

Air travel in Vietnam is cheap and the best option for getting around the country. There are various domestic airlines which cater to this need of tourists. Bus services in Vietnam connect almost all the cities, providing the tourists a comfortable journey. Anyone who wants to drive in Vietnam must possess a local licence. Vietnam, unlike most other countries, does not accept international licences. Hence, self-driven car rentals are not popular in the country. However, cars can be hired along with drivers.

Things to do in Vietnam

All the tourists holidaying in Vietnam should not miss visiting the Ha Long Bay in North Vietnam. If you want to see a bit of history and heritage then visit the Thien Mu Pagoda, which is the tallest pagoda in the country, overlooking the Perfume River. This temple is regarded as the unofficial symbol of the former imperial capital. The Hoan Kiem Lake, Phu Quoc, Sa Pa and Melkong river delta are other places of significance. Located on the coast of the South China Sea, Hoi An is a scenic fishing village which has been converted into a popular tourist attraction and is famous for its winding lanes and Chinese-styled shops.

Comprising the five fundamental taste elements, the cuisine of Vietnam is mild-flavoured. Ginger, mint, lemon grass, bird’s eye chilli, lime and basil are some of the basic components used in its local cuisine.

Before you fly to Vietnam

Visa for Indians flying to Vietnam

Indian nationals can get a visa on arrival while travelling to Vietnam. An online application can be filled for a visa approval letter, after which you are eligible to travel to Vietnam. For more details, check the website of VFS Global.

Best time to visit Vietnam

The best time to visit Vietnam is between the months of November to June when the average temperature ranges from 22 0C to 27 0C. The country receives moderate rainfall during this time and the landscapes are absolutely mesmerizing for tourists to revel in.

Time and weather difference between India and Vietnam

Vietnam is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of India. The climate in Vietnam varies from one region to the other due to the topographical differences. The dry or winter season extends from November to April and the summer season lasts from May to October. The climate can be described as both tropical and temperate and has strong monsoon influence during summers.

Currency and exchange rates between India and Vietnam

1 Indian Rupee is equal to 334.33 Vietnamese Dong approximately. The cost of living in Vietnam is cheaper than most places in the world.

Culture and important information to know before you fly to Vietnam

Vietnam is the world’s 13th and Asia’s 8th most populous country. Majority of people in Vietnam speak Vietnamese which enjoys the status of official language in the country. Almost 85% of the country’s population identify with Buddhism while 8% of the population follow Christianity.

When in Vietnam, make sure to keep in mind the following points.

  • Do not carry large amounts of cash or jewellery or you may fall victim to pickpockets.
  • A conservative dressing sense is advisable in Vietnam, while visiting a place of worship.
  • When exchanging your currency, make sure you do so from an authorized moneychanger.

 NOTE: All the information mentioned above is correct as of 30th September 2016.

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Vietnam Tourism

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