15 days in Vietnam Itinerary

15 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
2
Hue
— 2 nights
3
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 3 nights
4
Halong Bay
— 1 night
5
Hanoi
— 3 nights
6
Hoi An
— 3 nights

2
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.
On the 12th (Sun), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City road trip app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Ho Chi Minh City. July in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, admire the striking features of Thien Mu Pagoda, thencontemplate the long history of Imperial City, and finally steep yourself in history at Hue Temple. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Hue trip planner.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Hue can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hue

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

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.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is known for nature, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax in the rural setting at The Duck Stop, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the fascinating underground world of Hang Toi (Dark Cave), and admire the natural beauty at Phong Nha Botanic Garden.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park trip maker 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

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

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the activities along Hạ Long Bay, thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then snap pictures at Pont Bai Chay.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Halong Bay road trip site.

Do a combination of flight and car from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Halong Bay in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of bus and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Hanoi.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay

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.
On the 21st (Tue), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), stop by Old Quarter, explore the galleries of A Dong Art Gallery, and take in the exciting artwork at TiredCity Hang Bong.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Hanoi trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by bus from Halong Bay to Hanoi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Authentic Bat Trang ©
Authentic Bat Trang
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

3
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.
Hoi An is known for shopping, spas, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the world behind art at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hoi An day trip site.

You can fly from Hanoi to Hoi An in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. July in Hoi An sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Spas
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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