30 days in Vietnam Itinerary

30 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Ho Quoc Temple and Cao Dai Temple are in your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Sao Beach and Galina Phu Quoc Mudbath & Spa. Go for a jaunt from Duong Dong to Ganh Dau to see Dinh Nguyễn Trung Trực Pagoda about 1 hour away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at PTA Travel, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vung Bau Beach, contemplate the long history of Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc, and contemplate the waterfront views at Fingernail Island.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Duong Dong trip itinerary builder app.

Sydney, Australia to Duong Dong is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Sydney to Duong Dong due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Sao Beach, Dinh Nguyễn Trung Trực Pagoda
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Sao Beach ©
Sao Beach
Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc ©
Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc
Dinh Nguyễn Trung Trực Pagoda ©
Dinh Nguyễn Trung Trực Pagoda

4
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vietnamese Women's Museum and Off-Road Tours. Do some cultural sightseeing at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology and Hoa Lo Prison. Change things up with a short trip to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Ninh Binh (about 2 hours away). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Old Quarter, take in the exciting artwork at TiredCity Hang Bong, steep yourself in history at Ho Chi Minh's Stilt House, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Hanoi travel planner.

You can fly from Duong Dong to Hanoi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology ©
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
Vietnamese Women's Museum ©
Vietnamese Women's Museum

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: explore the fascinating underground world of Phong Nha Caves, experience rural life at The Duck Stop, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and explore the activities along Suoi Nuoc Mooc.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time 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
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop

3
nights
Hue

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh and Thien Mu Pagoda. Get some historical perspective at Imperial City and Royal Tombs. Go for a jaunt from Hue to Vinh An to see City of Ghosts - An Bang Cemetery about 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, don't miss a visit to The Flag Tower, see Off-Road Tours, and admire the masterpieces at Le Ba Dang Art Museum.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hue day trip planning website.

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. June in Hue sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

City of Ghosts - An Bang Cemetery
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Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang

3
nights
Da Nang

Da Nang ©
A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien) and March Gallery. Get a sense of the local culture at Precious Heritage by Rehahn and Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture. Explore Da Nang's surroundings by going to Hoi An (Cua Dai Beach, Hoi An Ancient Town, &more). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at My Khe Beach, admire the masterpieces at Da Nang Fine Arts Museum, don't miss a visit to The Marble Mountains, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Non Nuoc Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Da Nang holiday builder website.

Traveling by car from Hue to Da Nang takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Da Nang

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Hoi An
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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien) ©
Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien)

3
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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.
Get some cultural insight at Nha Tho Nui and St. Joseph's Parish Church. Po Nagar Cham Towers and Long Son Pagoda will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Nha Trang Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Ba Ho Waterfall, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Nha Trang journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Da Nang to Nha Trang takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Da Lat.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Nha Tho Nui ©
Nha Tho Nui
Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach

3
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Thien Vien Truc Lam and Da Lat King Palace I are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: see Off-Road Tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Linh Phuoc Pagoda, contemplate the long history of Dinh 1 Da Lat, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

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Traveling by bus from Nha Trang to Da Lat takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Con Son.

Things to do in Da Lat

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Thien Vien Truc Lam ©
Thien Vien Truc Lam
Linh Phuoc Pagoda ©
Linh Phuoc Pagoda

2
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.
On the 25th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Ong Dung Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Bãi Đầm Trầu, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Van Son Pagoda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Con Dao Musuem, thendiscover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thensteep yourself in history at Con Dao Prison, and finally stroll the grounds of Hang Duong Cemetary.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Con Son trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Da Lat to Con Son takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, train, bus, car, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Con Son

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches
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Bãi Đầm Trầu ©
Bãi Đầm Trầu
Van Son Pagoda ©
Van Son Pagoda
Con Dao Prison ©
Con Dao Prison

4
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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 Food Tours and Wat Chantarangsay. Popular historic sites such as Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral and Emperor Jade Pagoda are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, see the interesting displays at Drink Vietnam, admire the landmark architecture of Central Post Office, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Ho Chi Minh City day trip planner.

You can fly from Con Son to Ho Chi Minh City in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Adventure Outdoors
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Kayaking & Canoeing
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

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