60 days in Vietnam Itinerary

60 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Yerevan
+2
Fly + Drive + Ferry:  20 h 15 min
1
Halong Bay
— 5 nights
+2
Ferry + Drive + Fly:  4 h
2
Hanoi
— 9 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  5 h 15 min
3
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Hue
— 7 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 7 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3 h
6
Con Dao Islands
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  1 h 45 min
7
Ho Chi Minh City
— 8 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Shuttle:  2 h 45 min
8
Nha Trang
— 6 nights
+2
Shuttle + Foot + Fly:  3 h
9
Hoi An
— 9 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Yerevan

5
nights
Halong Bay

Halong Bay ©
Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
Take a break from the city and head to Hạ Long Bay and Cat Ba Island. Visit Quan Lan Beach and Minh Chau beach for some beach relaxation. Explore Halong Bay's surroundings by going to Cat Ba (Cat Ba National Park & Fishing Charters & Tours). There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take in the spiritual surroundings of Long Tien Pagoda, explore the fascinating underground world of Sung Sot Cave, and explore the activities along Bai Tu Long Bay.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Halong Bay planning site.

Yerevan, Armenia to Halong Bay is an approximately 21- hour combination of flight, car, and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Yerevan to Halong Bay due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cat Ba, Quan Lan
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 7:
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Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Kayaking & Canoeing
Cat Ba Island ©
Cat Ba Island

9
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) and Kayaking & Canoeing. Get some historical perspective at Old Quarter and Hoa Lo Prison. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, take in the spiritual surroundings of One Pillar Pagoda, admire the masterpieces at Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat), and expand your horizons at Vietnam Luxury Golf Tours.

To find photos and tourist information, you can read our Hanoi driving holiday website.

Do a combination of ferry, car, and flight from Halong Bay to Hanoi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Temple of Literature & National University
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Paradise Cave and Hang Toi (Dark Cave). Change things up with a short trip to Bai Da Nhay (Jumping rock beach) in Dong Hoi (about 46 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: relax in the rural setting at The Duck Stop, Head underground at Phong Nha Caves, contemplate the waterfront views at Suoi Nuoc Mooc, and take in the awesome beauty at U Bo Mountain (Nui U Bo).

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Hanoi to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park by combination of flight, taxi, and bus takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hue.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Bai Da Nhay (Jumping rock beach)
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 20:
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Paradise Cave
Paradise Cave
Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves
Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave

7
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Truc Chi Garden and Green Bamboo Art Gallery. Imperial City and Thien Mu Pagoda will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hue: Cua Viet Beach (in Dong Ha) and City of Ghosts - An Bang Cemetery (in Vinh An). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Outdoor Activities, contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Huyen Khong Son Thuong Pagoda, and enjoy the sand and surf at Thuan An Beach.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hue trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hue takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Hue

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cua Viet Beach, City of Ghosts - An Bang Cemetery
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 27:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

7
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Mui Ganh Dau Beach and Ong Lang Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Thom Beach and Sao Beach. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Khem Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dinh Ba Thuy Long Thanh Mau, tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, and look for gifts at Sava Coffee Shop.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Duong Dong trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Hue to Duong Dong in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Con Dao Islands.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Sao Beach, Peppers in Phu Quoc chez Le Ho
Find places to stay Nov 27 — Dec 4:
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Ong Lang Beach ©
Ong Lang Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours
Phu Quoc National Park ©
Phu Quoc National Park

3
nights
Con Dao Islands

Con Dao Islands ©
Visit Van Son Pagoda and Hang Duong Cemetary for their historical value. Get outdoors at Ong Dung Beach and An Hai Lake.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Con Dao Islands tour itinerary builder website.

Getting from Duong Dong to Con Dao Islands by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Con Dao Islands

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Ong Dung Beach ©
Ong Dung Beach
Bãi Đầm Trầu ©
Bãi Đầm Trầu
Van Son Pagoda ©
Van Son Pagoda

8
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Independence Palace and Emperor Jade Pagoda. Let the collections at War Remnants Museum and Coeverything capture your imagination. Step out of Ho Chi Minh City to go to Bien Hoa and see Buu Long Mountain, which is approximately 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, admire the landmark architecture of Central Post Office, explore the galleries of Vietnam Silver House, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City itinerary planning app.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Con Dao Islands to Ho Chi Minh City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In December in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Shopping Museums Tours

Side Trips

Buu Long Mountain, Dong Nai Culture And Nature Reserve
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 15:
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Countryside Adventures ©
Countryside Adventures
The Independence Palace ©
The Independence Palace

6
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Po Nagar Cham Towers and Mai Loc Photo Gallery. Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Nha Trang Beach. There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at Long Thanh Photo Studio, examine the collection at Alexandre Yersin Museum, explore the galleries of Artful Gallery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Nha Trang trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Ho Chi Minh City to Nha Trang in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers
Long Son Pagoda ©
Long Son Pagoda

9
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.
Appreciate the collections at Precious Heritage by Rehahn and Vinahouse Craft Village. Get some cultural insight at Hoi An Ancient Town and Museum of Trade Ceramics. Change things up with these side-trips from Hoi An: Mỹ Sơn (in Duy Xuyen District), Hai Van Pass (in Phu Tho) and Da Nang (Phuoc My Beach, My Khe Beach, &more). There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, cast your line with a fishing tour, push the limits with an extreme tour, and look for gifts at Rubin Cloth Shop.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hoi An itinerary planner.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Nha Trang to Hoi An in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December in Hoi An, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 23°C at night. On the 30th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn, Hai Van Pass, Canh Duong Beach
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 30:
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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Spas
Mỹ Sơn ©
Mỹ Sơn

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