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Vietnam is a coastal country in Southeast Asia, bordering China, Laos, Cambodia, the Gulf of Thailand and the South China Sea. Vietnam's history dates back to the 1st millennium BC and spans many eras, including French colonization, Japanese occupation and the Vietnam War. The country's main attractions include Halong Bay, the ancient imperial city of Hue and the historic sites of Hoi An.

Country data Vietnam

Vietnam at a glance

Area329560 km2
CurrencyDong (VND)
Neighboring countriesPeople's Republic of China, Laos und Cambodia

Map Vietnam

Country borders and location of the capital

Travel and accommodation

Guide to Vietnam