With the breathtaking landscapes and the diverse original culture, Vietnam has proven its remarkable position in the world tourist map. There are several Vietnamese stunning destinations that are suitable for visiting in September. Here are some places you may want to know.
The weather in Vietnam in September
Across the country, the whirlwind, thunderstorm and strong wind should be anticipated.
In the North
The weather will get cooler. Pouring rains are likely to happen on a large scale. In Northern mountainous areas, heavy rains can result in the landslide and soil stone erosion; flood in the lowland. There will be about 1-2 storms in the mainland and 2-3 ones in the ocean. The temperature is about 23-27°C.
In the Central
This is the time when the rainy season starts. The rainfall is likely to increase. In the North Central, heavy rains can result in the landslide and soil stone erosion; flood in the lowland. It is estimated to have 1-2 storms in the mainland and 2-3 ones in the ocean. The temperature may range from 26°C to 28°C.
In the South
This is the time when the rainy season starts. The rainfall is estimated to be approximate the annual average one. The temperature may range from 27°C to 33°C. However, in Ho Chi Minh city, the rainfall tends to increase and it may be showering. Sometimes, it may drizzle in the whole day. The humidity is supposed to be high.
Basing on the forecast of the temperature in Vietnam in September, you may prepare enough the appropriate clothes and the essential objects in order to have a satisfying trip to Vietnam as much as possible.
Where should you visit in September?
In Hanoi, September is in the autumn when Hanoi is supposed to be in the most beautiful state during the year. With the light wind, the weather is incredibly cool, not as harshly hot as in the summer months or as freezing as in the end-year months. In this season, Hanoi holds the pensiveness and the vague sadness. September is the right blooming season of sua flower that has attached to Hanoi for a long time. The aromatic smell of milk flowers year spread out over every road in the city. The pure white color of sua flower may be noticeable in every corner of the city.
An impressive image of Hanoi in September is that roads are covered by the yellow falling dry leaves, which evokes the sense of nostalgia. It’s greatly faulty if you come to Hanoi without visiting Phan Dinh Phung street – a leafy boulevard with the large tree canopies offering shades into the surface of the road. It’s strongly believed that the ancient beauty of Phan Dinh Phung street is most obvious in the autumn. Why don’t you go jogging around Phan Dinh Phung street as well as other old streets and feel an outstanding atmosphere that can’t be experienced in anywhere outside Hanoi? It’s a good idea to visit a coffee shop, sip the cup of coffee and watch the moving daily life at the same time.
The Central Hanoi
Being considered to be the stunning blend of East and West, the traditional values and the modern features, Hanoi has the amazing destinations that are perfectly suitable for visiting in September. Among the cool atmosphere, why don’t you wander around Hoan Kiem lake where barringtonia’s shades are in the water surface or West lake that is a poetic lake located near the picturesque Tran Quoc pagoda? September is the right season of com - the food holds the soul of the thousand-year capital. In fact, com is immature rice kernels. This food which is associated with autumn is a famous specialty in Hanoi. Let’s have some com and feel the Hanoi spirit in that. It’s no surprise that autumn of Hanoi has become the great source of inspiration for artists, right?
► Wander around the Old Quarters, Hoan Kiem lake and West Lake
► Explore Temple of Literature (Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam)
► Discover Imperial Citadel of Thang Long
► Visit Perfume pagoda
► Visit Hanoi Opera House
Mu Cang Chai, Sapa and Ha Giang
September is the right season of ripe rice in Mu Cang Chai, Sapa or Ha Giang. Because of the limited area, unlike the plain regions, in the mountainous lands, the terraced rice is quite popular. The rice fields are not flat but perch on the hills and expand across the flanks of the mountain. Rice fields follow another, which look like reach until the horizon. Rice field has a narrow width. The terraced rice fields are indicative to the ingenuity of the human hand in the mastery of nature to result in an extraordinary beauty that touches the heart of millions of traveler.
The terraced rice fields
In September when the rice is ripe, the image of the terraced paddy field is even much more superb. The whole small town is covered by a bright yellow color like gold which evokes the feeling of prosperity. The picturesque image of the lush yellow terraced rice field, once you have experienced, it will linger long in your mind. The beautiful terraced paddy fields mix with the pure blue sky and the misty majestic mountains, seemingly taking you to a distant magic land where the human becomes small and only the mighty and charming nature wins. This breathtaking landscape will surely blow your mind away and you won’t stop uttering “How magnificent Mother Nature is”. Mother Nature offers human the invaluable gifts.
Must-have experiences in Sapa:
► Hike up Ham Rong mountain
► Reach Fansipan peak
► Wander around the Central Square
► Explore the “love” market
► Discover Ta Phin and Cat Cat hamlet
► Explore Muong Hoa valley
Must-have experiences in Ha Giang:
► Visit Lung Cu flag tower
► Reach Quan Ba heaven gate
► Discover Dong Van plateau
► Stroll around Hanh Phuc road
Must-have experiences in Mu Cang Chai:
► Join the paragliding festival
► Explore the local communes including Lim Mong hamlet, Thai Hamlet, La Pan Tau village and Tu Le village
► Discover Khau Pha and Lung Lo pass
These above places are greatly suitable for exploring in September. Once you have visited, these wonderful destinations will always be alive in your mind. Let’s discover Ha Giang, Mu Cang Chai, Sapa & Hanoi and have a memorable trip. Do not hesitate to take Asia package tours right now? Why don’t you take Vietnam package tour to get more information about the most beautiful places in Vietnam. Vietnam is waiting for you. Share the post if you find it useful.