11 days in Vietnam & Beijing Itinerary

11 days in Vietnam & Beijing Itinerary

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Beijing, China
— 1 day
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
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Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam
— 2 nights
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Da Lat, Vietnam
— 2 nights
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Nha Trang, Vietnam
— 1 night

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Beijing, China

Beijing
As the political and cultural capital of China, Beijing stands at the heart of Chinese history, buzzing with the energy of its high population density and centuries of importance.
To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Beijing trip itinerary planner.

Vienna, Austria to Beijing is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Vienna to Beijing, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Beijing when traveling from Vienna in January, with lows around -10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Beijing

Tours · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 22:

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City ©

Pearl of the Far East

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ba Thien Hau Temple, Emperor Jade Pagoda, Central Post Office, and other attractions you added. On the 23rd (Thu), browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ba Thien Hau Temple, enjoy breathtaking views from Bitexco Financial Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, then let the kids burn off some steam at Turtle Lake, and finally take in the views from Starlight Bridge (Anh Sao Bridge). On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the eclectic array of goods at Binh Tay Market, see the interesting displays at FITO Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Emperor Jade Pagoda, and finally see a show at Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip planner.

You can fly from Beijing to Ho Chi Minh City in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Beijing to Ho Chi Minh City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Beijing in January, with highs in Ho Chi Minh City at 37°C and lows at 26°C. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cat Tien National Park.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Find places to stay Jan 22 — 25:
Highlights from your trip
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Flea Market
Ben Thanh Market
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Government Building
Central Post Office
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Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam

Cat Tien National Park ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dambri Waterfall as well as Pongour Falls. Step out of Cat Tien National Park with an excursion to Mui Ne Beach in Mui Ne--about 3h 15 min away.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cat Tien National Park vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Ho Chi Minh City to Cat Tien National Park takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Da Lat.

Things to do in Cat Tien National Park

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 25 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
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Waterfall
Pongour Falls
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Waterfall
Dambri Waterfall
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Beach
Mui Ne Beach
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Da Lat, Vietnam

Da Lat ©

City of a Thousand Flowers

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Elephant Falls, Crazy House, Datanla Falls, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Linh Phuoc Pagoda, then take in the dramatic scenery at Datanla Falls, then don't miss a visit to Crazy House, and finally admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Valley of Love and then relax in the rural setting at Cau Dat Tea Hill.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Da Lat vacation maker.

You can drive from Cat Tien National Park to Da Lat in 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can take a bus to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Da Lat

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
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Waterfall
Elephant Falls
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Religious Site
Linh Phuoc Pagoda
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Landmark
Crazy House
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Nha Trang, Vietnam

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.
For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nha Trang online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Da Lat to Nha Trang takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. On the 30th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 29 — 30:

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