16 days in Vietnam Itinerary

16 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hoi An
— 2 nights
2
Nha Trang
— 2 nights
3
Ho Chi Minh City
— 1 night
4
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 2 nights
5
Hue
— 2 nights
6
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 2 nights
7
Hanoi
— 3 nights

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien) and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, get to know the fascinating history of March Gallery, thentake in the exciting artwork at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, and finally cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Hoi An online trip itinerary builder.

Phnom Penh, Cambodia to Hoi An is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fishing Charters & Tours
Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn

2
nights
Nha Trang

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): kick back and relax at Nha Trang Beach and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Hon Chong, take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suoi Do Pagoda.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Nha Trang attractions app.

You can fly from Hoi An to Nha Trang in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors Beaches Tours
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Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers

1
night
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 10th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, take a stroll through Ho Chi Minh City's Book Street, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thenshop like a local with Dong Khoi Street, and finally explore the venue of Tan Son Nhat Golf Course.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Nha Trang to Ho Chi Minh City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Neighborhoods Museums Shopping
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Dong Khoi Street ©
Dong Khoi Street
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

2
nights
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island

Duong Dong ©
A holiday in Duong Dong offers cultural diversity, great nature experiences, and a variety of educational and kid-friendly attractions.
On the 11th (Sat), kick back and relax at Long Beach, thenstop by From Vietnam Fair Trade & Gift Shop, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cao Dai Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dinh Ba Thuy Long Thanh Mau. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc, thenkick back and relax at Sao Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ho Quoc Temple.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Duong Dong trip planning site.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Duong Dong in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Sao Beach
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Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc ©
Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc
Sao Beach ©
Sao Beach
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

2
nights
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.
On the 13th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh, explore the ancient world of Nine Dynastic Urns, and then see Off-Road Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Imperial City, step into the grandiose world of Thai Hoa Palace, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, and finally explore the world behind art at Le Ba Dang Art Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hue trip builder.

You can fly from Duong Dong to Hue in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. July in Hue sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
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Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh ©
Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

2
nights
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.
Visiting Phong Nha Caves and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. There's more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Son Doong Cave and experience rural life at The Duck Stop.

To see where to stay and tourist information, use the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park driving holiday website.

You can drive from Hue to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves
Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop

3
nights
Hanoi

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Quan Lan Beach, take a stroll through Old Quarter, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ba Kieu Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chua Tran Quoc, steep yourself in history at Presidential Palace Historical Site, thencontemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison, and finally make a trip to Temple of Literature & National University.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hanoi holiday planner.

You can fly from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hanoi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Chua Tran Quoc ©
Chua Tran Quoc

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