Haiphong is situated 55 miles (89 kilometers) east of Hanoi, the national capital.
Why not spend some time exploring Haiphong? Start with a trip to the the Lach Tray Stadium.
It comes as no surprise that the area around Haiphong is so popular with travelers; Northern Vietnam is home to a treasure-trove of terrific cities, attractions and landscapes. Cat Ba National Park, is 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Hai Duong sits 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east.
When vacationing in Haiphong, don't forget to see Hanoi. Approximately 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the west, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find Vincom Center, Bach Ma Temple and Vietnam National Convention Center. If you still have time left, check out One Pillar Pagoda, Hanoi National University and St. Joseph Cathedral before you return to Haiphong.
Northern Vietnam has been blessed with a truly fascinating religious history; so take the time to visit the area's beautiful temples. If the weather makes you want to stay indoors, head to Northern Vietnam's history museums and craft workshops.
There are some great ways to get into the outdoors in and around Haiphong. Mountain climbing and mountain biking are just two ways active visitors can get their fix.
At the finish of your stay, pack your bag and wish Haiphong "Tạm biệt" (farewell).