Tips For Traveling In Vietnam During The Summer Vacation

Summer Vacation in Vietnam usually starts from the beginning of June to the end of August. This is the time for students and teachers to enjoy a break and before the start of a new school year. During the summer vacation, most families in Vietnam often plan for traveling, so almost all tourist destinations in Vietnam are often very crowded during this period. These following tips will make your trip to Vietnam during the summer vacation easier.
 

Tips For Traveling In Vietnam During The Summer Vacation

1. Prepare your plan in advance
Summer is the peak travel time in Vietnam, so the demand for travel services such as air tickets, train tickets, car tickets, tours and hotel rooms often increases and ends very soon. Therefore, if you want your trip to be convenient with the cheapest cost, you should plan your trip and book services early, at least 1 month before you go.
 
2. Choose a suitable time
To avoid overcrowding in tourist destinations, you can consider choosing the right time to go. The closer your travel day is to the peak summer days, the higher the price of services on your journey is. These can be mentioned as travel fares, hotel prices, or food prices.
Usually, traveling on weekends will be an option for most Vietnamese families, so that is why it is easy to see overcrowding in places. If possible, you should choose travel days in the middle of the week, because at this time there are fewer people and prices often decrease slightly.

One more tip for you to avoid crowds and having beautiful photos is to choose unconventional times to visit. Visiting attractions in the early morning and in the evening instead of daily time may be an ideal option.
 
3. Travel by car or taxi
The outdoor temperature in summer in Vietnam is very high (can reach 420C) and it is very hot, which can cause certain effects on visitors' health and skin. So instead of traveling by motorbike as many people often choose, it is advised for you to travel by car or taxi. This will help to reduce tiredness and limit the effects of weather on your health.
 
4. Plan a flexible schedule
As mentioned above, the weather during Vietnam’s summer vacation is very hot, so don’t arrange a tight schedule in a day. Traveling under high temperature will make you feel exhausted. A flexible schedule with enough time for relaxation is necessary in these hot days. Finding a cool place to rest for lunch or you can even stay in your hotel room and wait until it is cooler before you go sightseeing.
 

5. Book a tour
In case you do not want to spend time to research and design a detailed plan for yourself, consider booking a Vietnam tour and you do not need to worry about anything. Tourist companies will arrange a reasonable schedule for you. They are travel experts and they know all the information about Vietnam than anyone else. Also, they can help you avoid the crowds as much as possible. Furthermore, there are comfortable air-conditioned vehicles for you to avoid hot weather and local guide who will tell you all about the places you visit.