Vietnam, the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula was the 15th most populous country in the world in the year 2016. This country shares its borders with China, Laos and Cambodia. Vietnam’s capital is the Hanoi city and the most populous city in Vietnam is Ho Chi Minh city. This country mostly has hilly areas and dense tropical forests. There’s a difference in the climate in different regions because of the differences in latitude. Monsoon occurs heavily in Vietnam and so, floods and storms are often witnessed. Vietnam is rich in flora and fauna as it is located inside the Indomalayan realm. It is home to a variety of species of rhinoceros, sea fishes, monkeys, etc. Vietnam is also considered as one of the twenty-five countries possessing a high level of biodiversity. Vietnam has also got two of the World Natural Heritage Sites that are the Ha Long Bay and Phong Nha-Ké Bàng National Park.
Vietnam is a socialist country that has maintained its main foreign relations with many Chinese dynasties. The economy of Vietnam has been developing gradually and agriculture has been its main base of the economy. Other sectors that contribute to its GDP significantly are bauxite mining, petroleum production, black pepper production, fishery products, tea and rubber production and tourism industry. Vietnam has become a major exporter in terms of agricultural products. Vietnam has made remarkable progress in the field of Science and Technology as well.
Tourism has witnessed a significant growth that is contributing around 7.5% to the GDP. Many tourists from Europe visit Vietnam. Apart from Europe, the main tourists that are attracted to Vietnam’s beauty are from Russia, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Australia and the United States. The top attractions that are visited in huge numbers by the tourists are Ho Chi Minh city, Hanoi and Ha Long. Also, Vietnam is home to total eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites thus making it to the list of world’s top hit holiday destinations. Vietnam tour packages help you explore the beauty of Vietnam that will make your life more beautiful.