16 days in Vietnam Itinerary

16 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  19 h
1
Hanoi
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Hue
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Hoi An
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h
5
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Stockholm

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.
Let the collections at Vietnamese Women's Museum and TiredCity Hang Bong capture your imagination. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Bui Mai Hien Gallery and K S and Friends Art Gallery. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Old Quarter, contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, don't miss a visit to Temple of Literature & National University, and view the masterpieces at D&C Art Gallery.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Hanoi travel planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Hanoi is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Indochina Time is 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Vietnamese Women's Museum ©
Vietnamese Women's Museum
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Phong Nha Caves and Paradise Cave. Step out of the city life by going to Son Doong Cave and Phong Nha Botanic Garden. The adventure continues: experience rural life at The Duck Stop.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park travel route builder website.

You can fly from Hanoi to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Hue.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks Nature
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Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves
Paradise Cave
Paradise Cave
Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Imperial City, thencontemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, thensteep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, and finally stop by Tinh Hoa Art Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, thenstroll the grounds of Royal Tombs, and then steep yourself in history at Luc Bo Culture Space.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hue trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hue in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June in Hue, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang

4
nights
Hoi An

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.
Get some historical perspective at Mỹ Sơn and Nguyen Tuong Family Chapel. Get in touch with nature at My Khe Beach and The Marble Mountains. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, browse the different shops at Cloth Shop VY VY II, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Hoi An online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Hue to Hoi An in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In June in Hoi An, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn
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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Fishing Charters & Tours
My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, thentake an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Soyn. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip maker tool.

Fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Spas Shopping
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
The Independence Palace ©
The Independence Palace
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

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