16 days in Vietnam Itinerary

16 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
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Nha Trang
— 3 nights
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Hoi An
— 4 nights
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Hanoi
— 4 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City
— 1 night

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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.
On the 18th (Mon), examine the collection at Drink Vietnam and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, then admire the striking features of Central Post Office, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and finally make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary tool.

Melbourne, Australia to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh City due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Melbourne, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Ho Chi Minh City, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites
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Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Central Post Office ©
Central Post Office

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Nha Trang

On a vacation in Nha Trang, a famous Vietnam resort town, you can lounge on a beach all day and party into the night.
Step out of Nha Trang with an excursion to Vietnam - Russia Monument in Cam Ranh--about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Po Nagar Cham Towers, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Bac Thanh Church, and take in the exciting artwork at DDK's Black & White Photo Gallery.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Nha Trang trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Nha Trang takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. On the 23rd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Vietnam - Russia Monument
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers
VinWonders Nha Trang ©
VinWonders Nha Trang

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hoi An: Dragon Bridge (in Da Nang) and Mỹ Sơn (in Duy Xuyen District). And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, and explore the world behind art at Precious Heritage by Rehahn.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Hoi An trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Nha Trang to Hoi An in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Hoi An are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn
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Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains

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nights
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: get to know the fascinating history of Old Quarter, steep yourself in history at Hoa Lo Prison, see Off-Road Tours, and make a trip to Temple of Literature & National University.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Hanoi day trip planning site.

Getting from Hoi An to Hanoi by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Nature
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Off-Road Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

1
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Ho Chi Minh City

On the 2nd (Mon), get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City vacation builder app.

Fly from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours
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Walking tours

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