Flights to Vietnam

Cheap flights to Vietnam

Planning a Vietnam trip? Then get ready to experience its distinct duality marked by breathtaking natural wonders and bustling metropolises! Among Vietnam’s cities, you’ve probably heard of Saigon the most. Best to remember that it’s now called Ho Chi Minh City, where you can shop and eat all day and enjoy a vibrant pub scene at night. To visit Ho Chi Minh City, you will need to get flights to Tan Son Nhat International Airport. This airport has all the basic necessities you’ll need – lounges, restaurants, charging stations, and public transportation terminals but it does get pretty crowded since it services the most number of Vietnam flights.

Depending on the season, you can also get cheap flights to Vietnam through Da Nang International Airport or Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport. If you’re looking to visit Hoi An, you’ll need to fly in through Da Nang.

Why plan a trip to Vietnam

The undeniable charm of Vietnam perhaps lies in the fact that in this beautiful country rich with agricultural spectacles Sapa Valley in Lao Cai, you get the best of both worlds. You can enjoy modern day living in the city and treat yourself to some well-deserved R&R amidst nature in the mountains and in riverside communities.

Ho Chi Minh City is the perfect introduction to Vietnam. Staying here might even convince you to extend your Vietnam trip or keep a lookout for cheap flight tickets to Vietnam during a long weekend. When in “Saigon”, make sure to visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, the Notre Dame Cathedral, and the War Remnants Museum. Shop and grab a bite at the Ben Thanh Market too. Have time to spare? Cruise along the Mekong Delta and sip on some authentic Vietnamese coffee on the way.

If you’re still waiting for cheap flights to Vietnam, consider keeping a lookout for those that head to Hanoi. Vietnam’s capital city is home to a lot of French colonial architecture and historical areas such as the Old Quarter. Or you can make your Vietnam trip a more memorable one by immersing in Hoi An, a little town that will easily transport you to old world Vietnam.

Best time to visit Vietnam

Spring in Vietnam lasts from February to April. They say this is the best time to embark on a Vietnam trip because of the comfortable weather. During this time, it isn’t so hot and humid, and rainfall isn’t heavy so it’s a good time to book those last-minute flights to Vietnam. Your second best bet is from August to October, during autumn. Temperatures are cooler at this time, with Northern Vietnam experiencing winter from November to April. Some say the outcome of your Vietnam trip depends on the season, especially if strong rains dampen your mood – so book those Vietnam flights wisely. Oh, and you can expect heavy rains during the summer from May to October, especially in Ho Chi Minh and nearby areas.

Vietnam travel budget

The Vietnamese Dong (VND) is Vietnam’s currency. As of 31 May 2019, 1 VND amounts to RM.00018. The nice thing about Vietnam is that even a tight budget can offer a decent, comfortable stay. The daily budget for a Vietnam trip should start at 585,497.50 VND (RM103.60). With this amount, you can enjoy your stay at a hostel or Airbnb. Staying in Vietnam hotels will be more expensive, naturally, but not by much if you know where to look. For 704,440.61 VND (RM126), you can call a nice hotel your home away from home in Vietnam.

Meals aren’t expensive either. You can enjoy Vietnamese coffee and banh mi for as low as 40,000 VND (RM7.18). Imagine this: You can slurp on a big, steaming bowl of pho for only 35,000 VND (RM6.28). Not bad at all! Now time to search for cheap flights to Vietnam.

Vietnam visa information for Malaysians

Rejoice, you are now one step closer to jumpstarting that Vietnam trip! Here’s more good news: Malaysian passport holders don’t need a visa to enter Vietnam. Malaysians with passports valid for six months or more are allowed to stay in Vietnam visa-free for up to 30 days. If you want to extend your stay for another 15 days, all you have to do is drop by immigration offices in Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi. This might take time, though, so you might want to ask assistance from a travel agent.

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Information is accurate as of 31 May 2019.

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