Vinh city generally flies under the tourist radar and is usually used as a rest stop between Hanoi and Hue. But the city offers so much more. It holds an important place in the history of the Vietnamese. From being the birthplace of Ho Chi Minh to playing an active role during the Vietnam War, the city has seen it all. Besides the rich history of Vinh, the city is home to some of the prettiest beaches in Vietnam as well as mountains, and pristine rivers.
Vinh is home to one airport, the Vinh International Airport. The airport serves around 1.8 million passengers every year. Currently, 4 domestic airlines fly to and from Vinh; Bamboo Airways, Pacific Airlines, VietJet Air, and Vietnam Airlines.
The most popular domestic flight routes to Vinh are:
Hanoi (HAN) - Vinh (VII): Flight ticket price starts from 900,000 to 1,800,000 VND. Flight time: 1 hour.
Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) - Vinh (VII): Flight ticket price starts from 800.00 - 1,600.00 VND. Flight time: 1 hour and 45 minutes
Da Nang (DAD) - Vinh (VII): Flight ticket price starts from 700,000 to 1,700,000 VND. Flight time: 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Besides the above locations, you can also get flights to Vinh from Buon Ma Thuot, Can Tho, Dalat, Nha Trang, Con Dao, Phu Quoc, as well as Bangkok.
Vinh International Airport is located around 7km from the city center. It takes around 7 minutes to get to the city center from the airport. You can either take the taxis which are parked right outside the airport, the bus (Bus no. 01, 02, 03, or 04) which instead of going to the city center takes you directly to Cua Lo and Nam Dan, or the airport shuttle provided by BDATrip.
Vinh can be visited throughout the year. The most popular time to visit Vinh is from June to August when the weather is dry and hot. During these months, Vinh is crowded with local tourists. If you want to avoid the crowds then March to May is the best time to visit. The rainy season in Vinh starts in September and lasts till November.
The best time to book a flight to Vinh is at least 1 month ahead of your departure. This is the time when you’ll get the best deals and cheapest flight tickets to Vinh.
Vinh is not just a pilgrimage center for the Vietnamese, the city also offers stunning scenic landscapes. Let’s take a look at some of the best places to visit in Vinh.
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