11 days in Vietnam Itinerary

11 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Hanoi
— 2 nights
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Halong Bay
— 1 night
3
Da Nang
— 2 nights
4
Ho Chi Minh City
— 3 nights
5
Hue
— 2 nights

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Hanoi

The capital of Vietnam, Hanoi has bounded back from the effects of war, and today serves as a bustling commercial and cultural hub bursting at the seams.
Hanoi is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old Quarter, steep yourself in history at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and stop by Tired City Bao Khanh.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hanoi trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Hanoi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Walking tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

1
night
Halong Bay

Halong Bay ©
Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the activities along Bai Tu Long Bay and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Halong Bay online trip itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Da Nang.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature · Parks
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Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Bai Tu Long Bay ©
Bai Tu Long Bay

2
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Da Nang

Da Nang ©
A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally enjoy some diversion at Henna Art Hoi An. On the next day, look for gifts at Yaly Couture - Nguyen Thai Hoc branch, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and then explore the striking landscape at The Marble Mountains.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Da Nang trip app.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Halong Bay to Da Nang in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Da Nang

Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Hoi An
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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Spas
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains

3
nights
Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City ©
Formerly known in the West as Saigon and affectionately referred to as the "Pearl of the Far East," Ho Chi Minh City is a study of old and new, woven and piled together in a fast-paced urban hub.
You've now added Hoi An Express to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, admire the striking features of Central Post Office, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City trip maker app.

Fly from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Hoi An Express ©
Hoi An Express
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

2
nights
Hue

Nestled on the banks of the Perfume River, the city of Hue remains most famous as the former home of the Nguyen Dynasty, the influence of which remains evident in local palaces, temples, forts, and museums.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, and then steep yourself in history at Imperial City. On your second day here, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then steep yourself in history at Tomb of Tu Duc, and then make a trip to The Flag Tower.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hue journey builder app.

Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Hue: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

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