9 days in Chicago & Ho Chi Minh City Itinerary

9 days in Chicago & Ho Chi Minh City Itinerary

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9 days in Chicago & Ho Chi Minh City Itinerary

Start: Chicago, United States
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Chicago, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h
2
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Chicago, United States

3
nights
Chicago, United States

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, admire the landmark architecture of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, examine the collection at The Field Museum, and get in on the family fun at Navy Pier.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Chicago trip planning site .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. Expect a daytime high around 32°F in January, and nighttime lows around 18°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Team vs Time ©
Team vs Time
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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 museums, nightlife, shopping, spas, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, ponder the world of politics at Central Post Office, choose your vessel at Indochina Cycling Tour, and hunt for treasures at Ben Thanh Market.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Ho Chi Minh City in 19 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Chicago to Ho Chi Minh City, you'll lose 13 hours due to the time zone difference. In January, Ho Chi Minh City is warmer than Chicago - with highs of 89°F and lows of 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Outdoors Spas
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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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