Nowadays, Indochina is becoming a favourite landing place of the world for its gorgeous beaches, delicious cuisine and low prices. In particular, gateway cities play very important roles since they are the entrances in the discovery. The following is the list of top Indochina travel gateways.

Hanoi, Vietnam
Noi Bai International Airport with abounding flight paths to almost every corner in the world, Hanoi has been chosen to be a popular gateway into Indochina as well as Asia. Also, Hanoi is the valuable gateway in the discovery of northern Vietnam of many visitors because most Northern Tours are from Hanoi. Besides, not only a tourist entrance, Hanoi is special due to its historical sites and unique street food. Consequently, do not forget Hanoi if you come around Halong Bay, Ninh Binh or Sapa.

Noi Bai International Airport, Hanoi, Vietnam

Noi Bai International Airport, Hanoi, Vietnam

Danang, Vietnam
Not only being a strategic tourist location of Vietnam, Danang is also the place welcoming tourists into the Central and the focal point of the World Cultural Heritage Triangle Hue – Hoi An – My Son.
Danang is located in the heart of the “World Heritage Road” with a length of 1500km spread along the Central coast. From Danang, along 1A National Highway, visitors can get a quick and convenient access to four of the five World Heritage Sites in Vietnam recognized by UNESCO – an invaluable asset blessed and left behind by the ancestor, including Phong Nha – Ke Bang National park, Hue, Hoi An ancient town and My Son Sanctuary.
Besides Danang International Airport, the sea gateway is also favourable for tourist to visit Laos and Cambodia and countries in the region.

Danang International Airport

Danang International Airport

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam
With the biggest airport of Vietnam by far – Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Ho Chi Minh City is like a transit point for visitors, from here visitors radiate tourist attractions. Placing at the center of the rich southern region, adjacent to the south of the South East region and northern fringes of the Southwest with a variety of transportation types, this will be an ideal gateway for tourists to take a vacation to famous domestic destinations such as Phu Quoc Island, Con Dao Island, Vung Tau, Floating Market, etc as well as going over to other countries in Indochina.
Additionally, Ho Chi Minh is a tourist attraction with the remaining investigates of Indochina war such as Cu Chi Tunnels, Independent Palace or Ho Chi Minh Museum that definitely lures anyone loving history.

Tan Son Nhat International Airport

Tan Son Nhat International Airport

Vientiane, Laos
For somebody appreciate the peace, choosing the capital of Laos – Vientiane is the tourist gateway into Indochina as well as Asia is also a great choice. Located on the banks of the Mekong River, Vientiane is the city of legends and history that has yet untouched by the modernity and hustle and bustle of the life. From here, tourist can travel to many famous destinations like Patuxay, Pha That Luang, Buddha Park or Pra Keo where traditional values are still bold.
Moreover, along with the Mekong River, visitors can easily explore the beauty of Indochina countries. This is sure an unforgettable trip for those stepping here.

Vientiane is the gateway city in Laos with the International Airport and Mekong River

Vientiane is the gateway city in Laos with the International Airport and Mekong River

Luang Prabang, Laos
Another tourist gateway in Laos is the ancient capital Luang Prabang. Luang Prabang is considered one of the most charming and quiet cities of Southeast Asia. Dropping in Luang Prabang and contemplating the small ancient roofs, seeing monks go to beg for food in the morning before discovering other stunning and extraordinary in Indochina is interested in.

Luang Prabang International Airport

Luang Prabang International Airport

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Last but not least, let’s get started the Indochina tour by entering the land of aged temples, magnificent palaces and mystic Angkor Wat – Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Traveling on road is the best choice in Cambodia. Top far – famed attractions in Cambodia is Angkor Wat, Bayon Temple, Tonle Sap, Sihanoukville and so on.
At the same time, it is not complicated for tourists to dwell other countries in the region Vietnam, Laos as the movement is very convenient.

Phnom Penh International Airport

Phnom Penh International Airport