A Gorgeous Valentine's Day Getaway to Vietnam: Just Pho You!

A Gorgeous Valentine’s Day Getaway to Vietnam: Just Pho You!

Love is definitely in the (Vietnamese) air this Valentines' Day!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner – all over the globe.

CALM DOWN GUYS! Wipe that sweat off your palms. We got you covered. Ladies! We have a great idea for you to hint to your significant other.

This year’s Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday – perfect for a romantic weekend getaway! Why not escape the ridiculously priced dinners in Singapore, and venture to Hoi An & Danang – 2 of Vietnam’s hidden gems?

Hoi An and Danang are situated only 30 minutes apart, perfect for a 2-in-1 weekend getaway! We recommend staying in Danang, known for its pristine beaches and crystal-clear waters. There is a stretch of hotels along the beach in Danang, each with its own private beach! Relax on the sand with a pina colada in your hand – is there really anything better?

Also Read: 8 Reasons Why You Should Travel To Vietnam This Year

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Enjoy views of the sea and of the nearby Marble Mountain from the Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa, our top pick out of all the resorts.

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Start the day right with a refreshing dip in the pool after a sumptuous buffet breakfast!

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danang vietnam

Cosy up in a hammock with a good book – there’s enough hammocks for you and your loved one to have one each, or perhaps for both to cuddle up in 1 for a lovey-dovey swinging good time!

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Most resorts in Danang offer shuttle services to nearby attractions, such as Hoi An. Hoi An is a charming old town, with enough romance to last a lifetime. The streets are lined with rustic yellow buildings, and are best explored by bicycle or trishaw! Snuggle up against your other half in a trishaw as you trundle along the river. (Cue: Awwwww!)

Also read: Vietnam Travel Tips: Where to Go in Hoi An

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hoi an vietnam

hoi an vietnam

Stroll hand in hand through the meandering streets, and check out the wares the town has to offer. Perhaps a silky scarf for the fine lady?

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hoi an vietnam

Visit the local market to sample some of their local specialities, yum!

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Experience the true Vietnamese hospitality – you’ll find yourself greeted by smiles everywhere you go!

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Make your way to the river to catch a resplendent sunset. Indulge in a sunset dinner cruise for a great vantage point! What better way is there to say “I love you” than clinking glasses and gazing into each other’s eyes against the backdrop of a setting sun? Yep, ‘lurrrrve’ is definitely in the air!

Also Read: The Breathtaking Splendour of Vietnam in Pictures

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Watch as the sky becomes awash with a sea of orange and pink, and Hoi An comes alive as its many lanterns light up the night. It’s romantic, it’s nostalgic and, above all, it’s pure magic.

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Buy a paper lantern and set it afloat on the river ­– a perfect activity for a night of romance!

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For the adventure deep in your souls, venture over to Marble Mountain. You and your half can choose to either hike up or take an elevator up. An elevator on a mountain… What?

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Take in this beautiful view from the summit, wow!

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Take a deep breath as the weekend draws to a close. Gaze into the eyes of your other half and tell him/her: This is all pho you. You can thank us later!

Also Read: Perfect Weekend Getaway to Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

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E-lyn Tham
E-lyn Tham

Having a strong conviction that getting lost is just another adventure in itself, E-lyn takes particular delight in wandering stranger lands, inhibitions and fears thrown asunder. There’s so much left in the world to see, and there’s nothing she would like better than to spend her days dreaming whimsical, thinking adventure, and laughing curious.


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