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Vietnam is among the best holiday destinations for December. (Photo courtesy of Affordable Luxury Travel)

During the final month of the year, Vietnam opens its heart to travelers with a captivating array of experiences, the article wrote.

As winter embraces the northern region, destinations such as Hanoi and Sa Pa don a picturesque charm, offering a chance to relish the cool temperatures and misty landscapes. In contrast, localities in the southern region such as Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta revel in pleasant warmth and abundant sunshine.

Whether exploring ancient temples in Hoi An’s lantern-lit streets or cruising along the breathtaking Ha Long Bay, the nation’s diverse scenery tends to captivate the senses. 

The article recommended that adventurers can trek through lush terraced rice fields in the highlands or embark on thrilling motorbike rides along winding coastal roads. December also ushers in a festive atmosphere, with colourful celebrations being held during Christmas and the upcoming lunar New Year holiday.

Exploring the Old Quarter of Hanoi, visiting the War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City, and discovering the ancient town of Hoi An are among the wonderful things travelers should do when paying a visit to Vietnam, suggested Affordable Luxury Travel.

The UK-based website also suggested plenty of places to visit, stay, and eat in Vietnam.

Amidst the local hospitality and delectable cuisine, the country in December beckons travelers with an enticing blend of culture, natural beauty, and warm-hearted festivities, it said.

Topping the list is the Maldives which emerges as a breathtaking paradise, welcoming travelers with its idyllic charm in December. It is followed by Dubai, Thailand, Barbados, and Sri Lanka.

Others to make the Top 12 include Kerala of India, the Bahamas, Rome of Italy, Cape Town of South Africa, Mauritius, and the Southern Alps.

Source: VOV