There are a wide selection of trekking hiking trails in Vietnam. Trekking hiking trails are available in all the three regions of Vietnam – the North, the Center and the South.
The trekking hiking trails are spectacular in northern area. All the trek tours start in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. You will need to hire a car to travel to the hiking places where you will begin your adventure. The nearest Vietnam hiking trails are about three hour drive from Hanoi. There as such trekking trails as Cuc Phuong National park, Mai chau valley, Cat Ba national park, Ba Be National park.
Other trekking hiking trails which are also popular are Cao Bang, Sapa, Lai Chau and Ha Giang. These places offer beautiful landscapes, green terraced rice fields, rich culture and traditions.
Depending on how long you will spend on your holiday in Vietnam, the hiking trails will be advised by your local tour operators.
If you travel with kids or with other groups (joining trekking trips), the hiking trails will be different as well. The easy trekking hiking trails will be advised when you trek with your kids. The trek should not last for over 4 hours a day. Long treks should not be chosen in Summer time. Because during this period, the temperature is hot. Vietnam is tropical. It is humid.
The trekking hiking trails in the southern area can be booked all year round.