60 days in Vietnam Itinerary

60 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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1
Hanoi
— 6 nights
2
Halong Bay
— 5 nights
3
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 3 nights
4
Hue
— 6 nights
5
Hoi An
— 9 nights
6
Nha Trang
— 6 nights
7
Da Lat
— 6 nights
8
Ho Chi Minh City
— 7 nights
9
Con Son
— 4 nights
10
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 7 nights

6
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.
Head to TiredCity Hang Bong and Empty Wall Galleryfor some retail therapy. Vietnamese Women's Museum and Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat) will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Old Quarter, contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery, and take an in-depth tour of Vietnam Museum of Ethnology.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Hanoi online tour itinerary planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Hanoi is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Hanoi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology ©
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
Vietnamese Women's Museum ©
Vietnamese Women's Museum

5
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Bai Tu Long Bay and Dau Go Cave. Get some cultural insight at Cua Van Floating Village and Bảo Tàng Quảng Ninh. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Halong Bay: Cat Ba (Cat Ba Island, Cat Ba National Park, &more). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Outdoor Activities, take in the views from Pont Bai Chay, Head underground at Sung Sot Cave, and contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Halong Bay trip planner.

You can take a bus from Hanoi to Halong Bay in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Cat Ba
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Bai Tu Long Bay ©
Bai Tu Long Bay
Sung Sot Cave ©
Sung Sot Cave

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Phong Nha Caves and Son Doong Cave. And it doesn't end there: experience rural life at The Duck Stop, explore the activities along Suoi Nuoc Mooc, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and admire the natural beauty at Phong Nha Botanic Garden.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park trip builder.

Traveling by combination of ferry, car, and flight from Halong Bay to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Hue.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks · Nature · Tours
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Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves
Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave
Phong Nha Botanic Garden ©
Phong Nha Botanic Garden

6
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh and Royal Tombs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Thien Mu Pagoda. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Imperial City, make a trip to Luc Bo Culture Space, look for gifts at Healing the Wounded Heart Shop, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hue online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hue by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August in Hue, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Lebadang Memory Space
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh ©
Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh

9
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Non Nuoc Beach. Head to Precious Heritage by Rehahn and Yaly Couturefor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Da Nang (Lady Buddha, StormX, &more) and Bang An Tower (in Dien Ban). There's still lots to do: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, stroll through An Bang Beach, admire the masterpieces at Cotic, and take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Hoi An holiday planning app.

Getting from Hue to Hoi An by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Da Nang, Bang An Tower
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fishing Charters & Tours
Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nha Trang Beach and Ba Ho Waterfall. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Nha Tho Nui. Spend the 1st (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang, kick back and relax at Long Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph's Parish Church, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Oceanographic Museum of Vietnam.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nha Trang trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Hoi An to Nha Trang takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Da Lat.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach

6
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Da Lat

Da Lat ©
While often referred to as "City of a Thousand Flowers," "City of a Thousand Pines," and "City of a Thousand Palms," you'd be right in thinking that numbers far greater than a thousand have given Da Lat its reputation as a fertile agricultural heartland.
Escape the urban bustle at Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Pine Track Adventures. Appreciate the collections at Da Lat King Palace I and XQ Da Lat Art House. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thien Vien Truc Lam, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nha Tho Bao Loc, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Da Lat online visit planner.

Getting from Nha Trang to Da Lat by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Da Lat

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nha Tho Bao Loc
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Pine Track Adventures ©
Pine Track Adventures
Thien Vien Truc Lam ©
Thien Vien Truc Lam
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

7
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fito Museum - Museums of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine & Pharmacy and FITO Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore War Remnants Museum and The Independence Palace. When in Ho Chi Minh City, make a side trip to see Hoi Khanh Pagoda in Thu Dau Mot, approximately Thu Dau Mot away. On the 13th (Sun), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, admire the striking features of Chua Van Phat - Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas, and take in the exciting artwork at Vietnam Silver House.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City online trip builder.

You can fly from Da Lat to Ho Chi Minh City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. September in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Con Son.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums · Shopping · Tours

Side Trips

Hoi Khanh Pagoda, Fito Museum - Museums of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine & Pharmacy
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Kayaking & Canoeing
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

4
nights
Con Son

Con Son ©
Taking a vacation in Con Son is like stepping back in time, with the island of around 5,000 people offering a glimpse into what life in Vietnam was like before television and other modern conveniences arrived.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bãi Đầm Trầu and Con Dao Musuem. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Van Son Pagoda and Con Dao Prison. Spend the 22nd (Tue) exploring nature at Con Dao National Park. The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the activities along An Hai Lake, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hang Da Duc Me.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Con Son trip planner.

Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Con Son in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Con Son

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Bãi Đầm Trầu ©
Bãi Đầm Trầu
Scuba & Snorkeling
Con Dao Musuem ©
Con Dao Musuem

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.
For shopping fun, head to The Vietnamese Artists or Floating Village Rach Vem. Get in touch with nature at Sao Beach and Mui Ganh Dau Beach. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Galina Phu Quoc Mudbath & Spa, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vung Bau Beach, head outdoors with Archipelago Anthoy, and tee off at Vinpearl Golf Phu Quoc Course.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Duong Dong trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Con Son to Duong Dong by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Happy Farm PQ, Peppers in Phu Quoc chez Le Ho, Phu Quoc Waterfall, Sao Beach
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Sao Beach ©
Sao Beach
Mui Ganh Dau Beach ©
Mui Ganh Dau Beach
Ong Lang Beach ©
Ong Lang Beach

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