The question of all questions. When should we go to Vietnam? Now is the best time to travel to Vietnam? Due to the different climate zones in the country, there is no exact answer. However, in order to make your decision a little easier, we have gathered some relevant information.
Since Vietnam is a very narrow and elongated country with its approximately 1,650 kilometers of north-south expansion, there are different climate zones. Depending on which part of Vietnam you are planning a trip to, you should adjust your travel time. When planning your trip, you should take into account the climate and the fact that the Vietnamese New Year festival “Tet” is celebrated between mid-January and the end of February. The date is based on the lunar calendar. You can find the exact dates e.g. here: Vietnam Holidays. Tet is the most important holiday in Vietnam and something like Christmas, New Year and birthday combined. In the one or two weeks around Tet, Vietnam is busy preparing and celebrating and there is little time to take care of tourists. Since visiting each other at this family festival is also of central importance, the streets and means of transport are all jam-packed. Beach accommodations in the south are usually booked up well in advance and flights to Vietnam are expensive, as the whole family travels to Vietnam from abroad. But now to the three different climate zones in the country:
Our Recommendation on the best Travel Time for Vietnam
September to December – mostly dry and mild, but high season; March to May / June; although some rainy days but disabled roles climate and closed tourists. For the other Berber country z. B. Sapa gilt that it can be very cold and foggy from January to March.
The best time to visit Central Vietnam is from December to September.
All year round, preferably the dry season from November to April; but the rainy season from May to October is also a good time for a trip, especially since fewer tourists are on site during this time.
Due to the different climate zones in North, Central and South Vietnam, Vietnam is generally good to travel in every season. In the off-season, there are excellent, affordable options. Please feel free to contact the Vietnamese experts from Green Tiger Travel Team at any time for your individual Vietnam travel offer. We wish you a good journey.
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