4 days in Vietnam Itinerary

4 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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4 days in Vietnam Itinerary

Start: Hanoi
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Hanoi
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
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Hoi An
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
3
Ho Chi Minh City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Hanoi

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Tired City Bao Khanh, then explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then take a stroll through Old Quarter. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University, steep yourself in history at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

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

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Hanoi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains, make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, then take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hoi An online journey planner .

Fly from Hanoi to Hoi An in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August in Hoi An, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Nature Parks Spas

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
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Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Central Post Office, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and finally make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Historic Sites
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Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Central Post Office ©
Central Post Office

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