Is Vietnam safe for solo female travel?
Although Vietnam is one of the safest countries in the world for solo travelers, women traveling alone are still more likely than men to be a target for scams and other crimes. This article provides actionable advice that solo female travelers in Vietnam can use to stay safe.
How much does a solo trip to Vietnam cost?
However, you can spend less by staying at a hostel. Internal taxi or GRAB would hardly cost you ₹1500 for the entire trip. I also booked a tour online and that cost me almost ₹2000 and I spent around ₹5000 on food. In all my solo trip to Vietnam cost me ₹40,000 including flight tickets.
Is English widely spoken in Vietnam?
Although English is popularly used and taught, it has not been another official language in Vietnam yet. Therefore, Vietnamese people will speak Vietnamese rather than speak English to each other.
Is Cambodia safer than Vietnam?
Both Cambodia and Vietnam are very safe places to travel and dangers that are common in the west, like pickpockets and violent crime, are almost non-existent. Bag-snatching can happen in Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh City though, so don’t dangle your purse temptingly by the side of a busy road.
Is it safe to travel alone in Hanoi?
Why Hanoi is Great for a Solo Female Traveller
But after visiting Hanoi twice, I consider Hanoi to be a safe city for solo female travellers. Whether you are roaming around the city during the day or at night, you will not feel out of place or feel remotely in danger.
Is Vietnam a safe country?
All in all, Vietnam is an extremely safe country to travel in. The police keep a pretty tight grip and there are rarely reports of muggings, robberies or sexual assaults. Scams and hassles do exist, particularly in Hanoi, HCMC and Nha Trang (and to a lesser degree in Hoi An).
Is Vietnam a safe place to visit?
Vietnam is a friendly and safe place to travel. With a sprinkling of common sense, your trip should be smooth and trouble free. Tourists usually complain about over-aggressive street vendors, tour operators with a bad attitude and dangerous driving.
Is Hanoi safe for solo female Travellers?
This Vietnam city was named a City for Peace by UNESCO in 1999 and is rated as one of the most popular destinations for female solo travellers. Compared to other Asian cities, Hanoi streets are relatively safe with convenient transport options.