The capital of Hanoi. (Photo: TripAdvisor)

The list is published by TripAdvisor based on the reviews and practical experiences of visitors to Asian destinations. The top destinations are also the places that attract many visitors every year.

Hanoi ranked fourth on the list. “The charming Vietnamese capital has aged well, preserving the Old Quarter, monuments and colonial architecture, while making room for modern developments alongside,” said the site.

Hoi An ancient town. (Photo: TripAdvisor)

Lakes, parks, shady boulevards and more than 600 temples and pagodas add to the appeal of this city, which is easily explored by taxi.

Meanwhile, Hoi An ancient town in the central region of Vietnam is described as “a well-preserved example of the important Southeast Asian trading port it was from the 15th-19th centuries. Already a common stop for backpackers, it is becoming better known to tourists.”

Da Nang. (Photo: TripAdvisor)

Its sights include the Japanese Covered bridge and the Quan Cong temple.

Ho Chi Minh city. (Photo: TripAdvisor)

Compared to TripAdvisor’s announcement last year, Da Nang jumped 7 grades on the list to 17th, while Ho Chi Minh city was placed at 20th./.