11 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

11 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Fly to Noi Bai International, Bus to Sapa
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Sapa
— 1 night
Drive
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Hanoi
— 4 nights
Bus to Ha Long, Ferry to Halong Bay
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Halong Bay
— 1 night
Ferry to Ha Long Bai Chay, Fly to Hoi An
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Hoi An
— 4 nights
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Sapa

— 1 night
A hub of tourism in the country's northwestern mountainous region, Sapa represents home for a large number of ethnic minorities from the hill tribes of the region, and acts as a base for explorations of the surrounding area's wealth of natural sights.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): wander the streets of Giang Ta Chai Village, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fansipan Mountain, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Y Linh Ho.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Sapa trip planning website.

New Delhi, India to Sapa is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Sapa. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Hanoi.

Things to do in Sapa

Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 5:

Hanoi

— 4 nights
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.
Hanoi is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, view the masterpieces at TiredCity Hang Bong, explore the activities along West Lake, and steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hanoi attractions planner.

You can drive from Sapa to Hanoi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 9:

Halong Bay

— 1 night
Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Bai Tu Long Bay and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Halong Bay trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 10:

Hoi An

— 4 nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Hoi An: Hue (Thien Mu Pagoda, Imperial City, &more) and Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture (in Da Nang). There's much more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the world behind art at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, have fun at Henna Art Hoi An, and explore the wide array of goods at Ginkgo T-Shirts Store Le Loi.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Hoi An online tour builder.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Halong Bay to Hoi An in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. In April, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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