Most people who travelled to Vietnam will agree it is a magical country. The gleaming skyscrapers of the country's booming cities have a singular kind of beauty that shouldn’t be overlooked, but it’s the natural landscape that is truly breathtaking. Picture rice terraces carved into steep hillsides, market days that are a riot of colour, limestone peaks jutting out from azure waters and white-sand beaches stretching for miles. Read on for the most beautiful places in Vietnam – as voted for by our readers.
Foodies, take note — Da Nang also features in our round-up of 10 Vietnamese foods you need to try.