Battle of Dien Bien Phu is one of the most famous historical places of Vietnam. It is the decisive engagement in the Indochina War (1946–54). It consisted of a struggle between French and Vietnamese Communist and nationalist. The trip includes a visit to the historic battlefield of Dien Bien Phu, where the French, after nearly 100 years of colonization and nine years of war.
Today, most visitors who reach this outpost come for the history. Along with the old army headquarters, a museum and monuments, Dien Bien Phu offers pristine mountain scenery and fascinating minority cultures.