Top 6 best places to live in Vietnam

Best places to live in Vietnam – Vietnam is an ideal land for expats due to the beautiful landscapes, friendly citizens, peaceful atmosphere, safety and not too high cost of living. The following 6 best places to live in Vietnam are voted for by tourists based on some element such as natural landscape, infrastructure, climate and so on.


First destination in the list of best places in Vietnam is Hanoi. Hanoi is the best economic centre in north Vietnam. It’s potential market to develop high-tech industries, tourism, and transport and attract investment. Therefore, there are many opportunities for people to find a job.

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Hanoi is a destination of beauty, history and culture. With ancient oriental architectural designs and French architecture, it creates a unique architectural space and an ancient atmosphere. The old charming architecture of Hanoi is obviously reflected in the Old Quarter. Beside the modern north Vietnam centre, Hanoi is ancient with old streets and old houses.

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Hanoi is a city for people who love beauty. You can contemplate some outstanding relics such as the National Museum of Vietnamese History, Hanoi Opera House, Presidential Palace and Long Bien Bridge. Some tourist attractions are Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Temple of Literature, Ho Guom Lake, Ngoc Son Temple, West Lake and so on.

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Also, it is Vietnamese cuisine heaven. Living in Hanoi, you can enjoy the best street foods in Vietnam such as Pho, Bun Cha, Bun Dau Mam tom,… You can start a day with Bun Cha and Egg Coffee for your breakfast among many options.   

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Da Nang City

Next in the list of best places to live in Vietnam, Da Nang City is the most worth-living city in Vietnam due to its climate. Unlike the North, the climate is too hot or too cold , Da Nang has a harmonious tropical climate. The temperature only fluctuates around 25-28 degrees, so almost all the residents here are very healthy and not get allergic due to changing weather.

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Although Da Nang is one of the main economic points of the country with many industrial zones, it is the most beautiful and cleanest city in Vietnam. It is fresh air and not polluted. Even many people who have come here say that they go to the street without wearing a mask. You can see trash cans everywhere in the city.

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There are many unique destinations such as Ba Na Hills, Dragon bridge, Sun Wheel and so on in Da Nang City. Especially, free wifi is covered in the city to help citizens to connect to the internet stably. Moreover, the cost of living here is not expensive, in contrast, it is very reasonable and low inflation.

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Ho Chi Minh City

Despite being overwhelmed by traffic jams, Ho Chi Minh City is actually one of the best places to live in Vietnam for people who are finding a job as it creates a lot of work opportunities in teaching, technology, manufacturing, tourism and so on. The foreigners  community is large and diverse making it easy for you to find new friends.

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Ho Chi Minh City is an ideal destination for young people who want to start-up. Known as the most vibrant city in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City has an enthusiastic and friendly environment.

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Moreover, Ho Chi Minh is a beautiful city with many historical monuments and attractive destinations. You can contemplate the beauty of Independence Palace, Cu Chi Tunnel, Ben Thanh market, Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, Saigon Post Office,…

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Da Lat

Da Lat is one of the best places to live in Vietnam for people who love nature and peace. Although this city is located in the hot Southeast Asia tropical regions, the weather is cool all year round. Due to the cool weather conditions, Dalat is the best ideal place to grow fruits, vegetables and flowers. Dalat citizens not only live in a green environment with forests, but also enjoy clean vegetables all year.

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If you are bored with fast vibrance in big cities, Dalat will make you feel peaceful. Living in Dalat is similar to living in a pristine forest with fresh air. You are lost in the fairy land with endless pine forests, lakes, streams, wonderful hidden waterfalls and thousands of species of flowers. It looks a little European.

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Besides, Dalat also has many opportunities with potential jobs, especially tourism. Dalat’s tourism is developing due to millions of visitors every year.  The climate and environment make Dalat become one of the best things to see in Vietnam. Therefore, it is a heaven of homestays with unique decorations and architecture.

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Nha Trang

Expected to be “the pearl of the far east”, Nha Trang is a city worth-living when it owns countless beautiful beaches. Modern city mixed with ancient features, outstanding villas and apartments hidden in the forest canopy stretching the coast. Nha Trang is bestowed with fresh air, warm sunshine all year round and poetic scenery.

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Nha Trang is recognized as one of the most beautiful bays in the world. It owns 19 large and small islands. This is considered a great potential to create wealth for this beautiful coastal city. There are many opportunities to find a good job, especially restaurants and hotels.

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Come and experience the tourism paradise of Vinpearl, Ponagar tower, Hon Mun island or visit the Institute of Oceanography,… Surely you will have to almost be surprised with the natural beauty, friendliness and hospitality of this tourist land. This makes Nha Trang become one of the best places to live in Vietnam.

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Vung Tau

If the tourist attractions such as Da Nang, Nha Trang, Da Lat were recognized as the best places to live in Vietnam, people have listed Vung Tau in the top 6 worth-living cities. This is the pride and honor of the southern coastal city. This is a main economic and political center located in the economic triangle of the Southeast. 

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With the cool and pleasant climate, Vung Tau is an ideal destination to attract tourists which makes tourism develop strongly. Vung Tau is a young and well-planned city enhancing the inherent natural beauty with beautiful, airy streets, lots of flowers and trees.

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With a worth-living environment, Vung Tau also overcame the peddling trade.  It helps Vung Tau to become a  “Green – clean – beautiful”  city in the eyes of visitors when coming to Vung Tau and keep them coming back to Vung Tau. 

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Each region in Vietnam is a worth-living place. Let’s come and experience the wonderful and nice country right now. With the top 6 best places to live in Vietnam, hope that you can choose an ideal destination for your life in the future.


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