Any gourmet worth his salt knows that side-dishes are crucial value additions to most meals, and some of them are so tasty that they are as important, if not more so, than the main dish.

Tam Dao specialty - famous local dishes that you should try when doing your visit to Tam Dao mountains. Long time as a tourist destinations for locals, Tam Dao is famous not only for its places of interest but also for its local foods that you can try when doing a trip to Tam Dao. Here are some famous dishes that you should enjoy in your Tam Dao Tour.

Situated near the Mekong River, the Sa Dec flower village in the city of the same name is famous for its flowers that bloom all year round, thanks to its rich soil that is fertilised by the river’s alluvial deposits.

Vietnamese lotus tea is a type of green tea that already absorbed the scent of lotus. Lotus is a type of flower that grows in a lake, and it symbolizes beauty, purity, and good fortune in Vietnam.

Tay Thien Festival, one of the major spiritual events in the north, began in Tam Dao District, Vinh Phuc Province on March 12, drawing a wave of local residents and tourists.

Van Trinh Cave covers approximately 4,000 square meters, and is recognized as one of the most attractive caves in Ninh Binh. It is situated in Mount Mo, Van Trinh Village, Thuong Hoa, Nho Quan District.

Van Lam village in Ninh Binh province is one of the most famous embroidery craft villages in Vietnam. Its products are popular with consumers here and abroad.

Chefs in Vu Dai have to co-operate with artisans from Nghe An, Thanh Hoa and Nam Dinh to get clay pots and its covers, Dat, said, adding that even if there was small thing lacking in the accessories, the fish pot would not have the specific fragrance and flavour that made it famous.

Favored by the Mother Nature as an unbelievably beautiful coastal province, Halong is famous for its variety of fresh and delicious seafood specialties such as crabs, prawns, and snails (ốc).

Ngán is a mollusk species which is popular in the Northern Vietnam coastal area. Although it can be seen along the coast of the country, Quang Ninh Province, Halong City is where this seafood gets its fame.