20 days in Vietnam Itinerary

20 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Ho Chi Minh City
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
3
Hoi An
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Hue
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Hanoi
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: London

3
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.
Do your shopping at Duong Dong Market and All Good Things Phu Quoc. Your inner history buff will appreciate Ho Quoc Temple and Cao Dai Temple. Step out of Duong Dong with an excursion to Sao Beach in An Thoi--about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Long Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Vung Bau Beach, relax in the rural setting at Peppers in Phu Quoc chez Le Ho, and see what you can catch with PTA Travel.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Duong Dong trip planner.

London, UK to Duong Dong is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to Duong Dong, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Peppers in Phu Quoc chez Le Ho, Sao Beach
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Ong Lang Beach ©
Ong Lang Beach
Sao Beach ©
Sao Beach
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

3
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.
Head to Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi and Ben Thanh Marketfor plenty of shopping. War Remnants Museum and The Independence Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, browse the exhibits of Soyn, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and take in the exciting artwork at Vietnam Silver House.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Duong Dong to Ho Chi Minh City in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Adventure Shopping
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Kayaking & Canoeing
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
The Independence Palace ©
The Independence Palace

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 outdoors at My Khe Beach and The Marble Mountains. Precious Heritage by Rehahn and Hoi An Ancient Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Non Nuoc Beach, snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cua Dai Beach, and explore the wide array of goods at Ginkgo T-Shirts Store Le Loi.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hoi An trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in March: highs in Hoi An hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hue.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Da Nang
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My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fishing Charters & Tours

3
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.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Off-Road Tours will get you outdoors. Visit Imperial City and Tomb of Minh Mang for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh, admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, stroll the grounds of Royal Tombs, and view the masterpieces at Diem Phung Thi Art Exhibition House.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Hue tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Hoi An to Hue takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. March in Hue sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh ©
Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): make a trip to Phong Nha Caves. On the next day, Head underground at Hang Toi (Dark Cave), admire the natural beauty at Phong Nha Botanic Garden, and then experience rural life at The Duck Stop.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Hue to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks Nature
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Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves
Phong Nha Botanic Garden ©
Phong Nha Botanic Garden
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop

3
nights
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.
Vietnamese Women's Museum and Hoa Lo Prison are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Quarter and Temple of Literature & National University. Spend the 18th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), don't miss a visit to Ho Van - Van Mieu, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Hanoi itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hanoi in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Vietnamese Women's Museum ©
Vietnamese Women's Museum
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

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