15 days in Vietnam Itinerary

15 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Hanoi
— 4 nights
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Hoi An
— 3 nights
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Hue
— 1 night
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Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 3 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City
— 3 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.
Family-friendly places like Walking tours and Old Quarter will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison, see Off-Road Tours, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Hanoi day trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Hanoi is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Brussels to Hanoi due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Nature
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Off-Road Tours
Walking tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

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Hoi An

Indisputably one of Vietnam's most atmospheric destinations, Hoi An contains a World Heritage-listed old town boasting over 2,000 years of culture and history.
Kids will enjoy Spas and Hoi An Ancient Town. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains, stroll through Cua Dai Beach, look for gifts at Rubin Cloth Shop, and explore the world behind art at Precious Heritage by Rehahn.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Hoi An trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hoi An takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Hue.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 22:
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Spas
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains
Cua Dai Beach ©
Cua Dai Beach

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Hue

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 23rd (Fri): make a trip to The Flag Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, and then contemplate the long history of Imperial City.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Hue trip maker site.

You can drive from Hoi An to Hue in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In April in Hue, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites
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Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda
The Flag Tower ©
The Flag Tower

3
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Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

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: Head underground at Son Doong Cave, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, experience rural life at The Duck Stop, and get a new perspective on things with Phong Nha Kayaking Tours.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Hue to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 26:
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Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop
Phong Nha Botanic Garden ©
Phong Nha Botanic Garden

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, admire the striking features of Central Post Office, get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, then stop by Lucy Henna, and finally make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City route planner.

Traveling by flight from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Ho Chi Minh City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 29:
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Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market

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