10 days in Vietnam Itinerary

10 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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10 days in Vietnam Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  15 h
1
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Da Nang
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3 h
3
Cam Ranh
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Melbourne

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at TiredCity Hang Bong, then explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then make a trip to Chùa Lý Triều Quốc Sư.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Hanoi sightseeing planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Hanoi is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Melbourne to Hanoi, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

2
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.
On the 6th (Mon), take in the views from Dragon Bridge, take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains, and then make a trip to Lady Buddha. Keep things going the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge, and then don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Da Nang road trip website .

Fly from Hanoi to Da Nang in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Cam Ranh.

Things to do in Da Nang

Spas Nature Parks

Side Trip

Hoi An
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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains
Japanese Covered Bridge ©
Japanese Covered Bridge

2
nights
Cam Ranh

Cam Ranh ©
Cam Ranh is a city in southern Khánh Hòa Province, in the South Central Coast region of Vietnam.GeographyIt is the second-largest city in the province, after Nha Trang. On the 8th (Wed), head off the coast to Binh Hung Island, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bai Dai Beach, and then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam - Russia Monument.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cam Ranh travel planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Da Nang to Cam Ranh. In April, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Cam Ranh

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Bai Dai Beach ©
Bai Dai Beach

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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 adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Ho Chi Minh City driving holiday planning tool .

Explore your travel options from Cam Ranh to Ho Chi Minh City with the Route module. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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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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