15 days in Melbourne & Vietnam Itinerary

15 days in Melbourne & Vietnam Itinerary

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Melbourne, Australia
— 2 nights
2
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
3
Hue, Vietnam
— 1 night
4
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam
— 3 nights
5
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 3 nights
6
Da Nang, Vietnam
— 3 nights

2
nights
Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne day trip site.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Melbourne International Airport. In June, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Museums · Tours
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, then take in the exciting artwork at Soyn, and finally don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh City takes 12 hours. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Indochina Time (ICT) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in June, expect Ho Chi Minh City to be warmer, temps between 38°C and 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 1:
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Food Tours
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

1
night
Hue, Vietnam

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.
On the 2nd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, contemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, then contemplate the long history of Imperial City, and finally steep yourself in history at Luc Bo Culture Space.

Make your Hue itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Hue are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 2:
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Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda
Tomb of Tu Duc ©
Tomb of Tu Duc

3
nights
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park ©
Marked by underground rivers, famous caves, limestone cliffs, and tropical rainforests, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park wows visitors with a spectacular range of landscapes and wildlife.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is known for nature, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Son Doong Cave, take in nature's colorful creations at Phong Nha Botanic Garden, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at U Bo Mountain (Nui U Bo), and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Phong Nha Caves.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park holiday builder.

You can drive from Hue to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Tien Son Cave
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 5:
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Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop
Paradise Cave
Paradise Cave

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nights
Hanoi, Vietnam

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: take a stroll through Old Quarter, contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and look for gifts at TiredCity Hang Bong.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Hanoi trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hanoi takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Adventure
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 8:
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

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Da Nang, Vietnam

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.
On the 9th (Thu), make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then make a trip to The Marble Mountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, make a trip to Japanese Covered Bridge, and then look for gifts at Rubin Cloth Shop.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Da Nang online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Da Nang takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Da Nang, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Da Nang

Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Hoi An
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains

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