Vietnam is a country located in Southeast Asia on the South China Sea. The capital is Hanoi, the largest and most modern city is Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon). Since the economic and political reform at the beginning of this century, the country is now one of the fastest growing economies in the world. Tourism plays a very important role in this economic growth. Vietnam is known for its fascinating cities, impressive nature, beautiful beaches and history (Vietnam War). The country’s busiest airports are Ho Chi Minh City Tan Son Nhat Airport, Hanoi Noi Bai Airport and Da Nang Airport. The main airlines in Vietnam are flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and low-cost carriers VietJet Air, Pacific Airlines and Bamboo Airways. The number of air travellers at airports in Vietnam is expected to grow significantly in the coming years.
Practical information about Vietnam:
Time zone: UTC+7
Currency: Vietnamese dong
National Day: 26 September
Airport: sân bay