8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
Fly:  3 h
1
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  1 h 30 min
2
Phu Quoc Island
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  5 h 45 min
3
Phan Thiet
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
4
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for nightlife, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chùa Giác Lâm (Giac Lam Pagoda).

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary planning website.

Singapore, Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ho Chi Minh City, with lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Phu Quoc Island.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

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

1
night
Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island ©
The largest of Vietnam's islands, Phu Quoc combines tradition with modernity, and nature with nurture.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): make a trip to Dinh Cau Rock (Cua Temple).

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Phu Quoc Island travel planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Phu Quoc Island takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. On the 10th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Phan Thiet.
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Dinh Cau Rock (Cua Temple) ©
Dinh Cau Rock (Cua Temple)

2
nights
Phan Thiet

Phan Thiet ©
An emerging coastal getaway, the city of Phan Thiet has always been known for its fishing industry and, in particular, as a center of fish sauce production.
On the 11th (Thu), don't miss a visit to White Sand Dunes and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mui Ne Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Phan Thiet holiday tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Phu Quoc Island to Phan Thiet in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, bus, taxi, and train; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Phan Thiet

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Mui Ne Beach ©
Mui Ne Beach
White Sand Dunes ©
White Sand Dunes

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison and then browse for treasures at 54 Traditions Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, thencontemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, thenget to know the fascinating history of Ba Dinh Square, and finally visit Old Quarter.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Hanoi trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Phan Thiet to Hanoi in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

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