December is the most beautiful time to visit Vietnam. Let’s check with Committed Travel for the best places to visit in Vietnam in December in this article.

What is the weather in December in Vietnam?

The North of Vietnam in December is in the winter time with the low temperature, about 20 degrees Celsius with bright and windy sky.

The Central: The rainfall has decreased, the sunny days almost return to the attractive beaches. The average temperature is 24 degrees Celsius with clear sky.

The South area is returning to the sunny days, with the average temperature is 26 degrees Celsius with clear sky.

Top 5 best places to visit Vietnam in December

1. Ha Long Bay

Halong Bay or Bay of descendant Dragon, it is the national scenic spots from 1962 in the North of Vietnam. Halong has total 1,969 islands and islets with romantic scenery, spectacular landscapes. The most famous ones are Hon Lu Huong, Fighting Cock Rocks, Ngoc Vung island, Ti Top island, Tuan Chau island.

You should take a Halong cruise tour around this heritage to fully explore its natural limestone karsts and pristine islands. Halong Bay is a place of heaven scene in Vietnam, it has never stopped spreading attraction for tourists in both domestic and international areas.

2. Hue

Set between Quang Tri province to the northwest and Da Nang as well as Hoi An to the southwest, Hue Old Imperial capital attributes on the pretty itinerary every first-time visitor to Vietnam.

Straddling the genuinely beautiful Huong River, the city had the foundation at the 18th through 19th century. It was the set of power for the Nguyen lords.

Hue is well known for its Vietnamese traditional culture and historical heritage.

Additionally, Hue’s cuisine is among the best in Vietnam. There’re also many distinctive traditional performances in Hue. The province located in the central of Vietnam.

3. Da Nang

Da Nang is located between 2 World Cultural Heritages: Hue and Hoi An. Da Nang is one of the most beautiful and cleanest cities in Vietnam.

This city has many famous scenic spots such as Marble Mountains, Cu Lao Cham Island, South River and many spectacular beaches.

Especially, Da Nang has many legendary bridges with unique architecture as Dragon Bridge, Han River Bridge. It also has quality security service, tourist will experience peaceful moments when traveling to this area.

4. Hoi An

Hoi An ancient town is located in the downstream of Thu Bon river, Quang Nam Province. It is 30km from Da Nang to the south.

In Hoi An, tourists will explore more about local people and their lifestyle in customs, religious activities, folk arts, cultural activities with romantic natural landscapes, specialty dishes, making Hoi An as the attractive site for international and domestic tourists.

Hoi An is one of the most attractive destinations in Vietnam and the world. A Hoi An day-tour will offer you a chance to be immersed in this dreamy ancient town.

5. Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) is the busiest city in the South of Vietnam.

Along with that, tourists should not miss many attractive sites in Vietnam’s most crowded city: Ho Chi Minh City Hall, Opera House, Central Post Office, Nha Rong Port, Ben Thanh Market and the Independence Palace.

Recently, new projects such as Diamond Plaza, Bitexco Financial Tower, Saigon Trade Center are changing the trend as well as the modern lifestyle of Saigon-Ho Chi Minh city.

On the city outskirts, there are also prominent attractive sites with the famous destination is the Cu Chi Tunnels.

Best Vietnam tours if you travel to Vietnam in December:

Road Trip Hue to Hoi An

Hue Tour – Imperial Legacies

Rural Life Discovery