Surface: 331 689 km²
Capital: Hanoi (Hà Nội)
Population: 87.84 million inhabitants (2011)
Current status: exercise vigilance.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .
January, February, March, November and December are the best months to travel to Vietnam. This avoids the lengthy rainy season.
Vietnamese is the official language in Vietnam. In the tourist areas they speak poor English.
You must have a passport valid for at least 6 months on the day of the flight.
To visit Vietnam it is advisable to get one or more vaccinations.
In Vietnam (except Can Tho, Da Nang, Haiphong, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hue, Nha Trang, Qui Nhon, Halong Bay and along the China Sea) malaria occurs.
Money and Money
In Vietnam, will be paid by the Vietnamese dong (VND).
Traffic and route
In Vietnam you must drive on the right side of the road.
In Vietnam, in some cases you need an adapter and / or converter.
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.
The national holiday of Vietnam falls on September 2 (Quốc Khánh).
All other holidays in Vietnam, visit Beleven.org .
Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in Vietnam, visit Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage in Vietnam can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.
Source: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube, Beleven.org, Waarbenjijnu.nl, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.