12 days in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi & Bangkok Itinerary

12 days in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi & Bangkok Itinerary

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Bangkok, Thailand
— 4 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, and finally examine the collection at Drink Vietnam.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City trip maker website.

Atlanta, USA to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 12 hours traveling from Atlanta to Ho Chi Minh City. In October, Ho Chi Minh City is a bit warmer than Atlanta - with highs of 90°F and lows of 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Museums
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Kayaking & Canoeing
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market

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Hanoi, Vietnam

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: visit Old Quarter, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and steep yourself in history at Hoa Lo Prison.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Hanoi trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Off-Road Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

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Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok ©

City of Angels

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Bangkok is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, observe the fascinating underwater world at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, and get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Bangkok road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Bangkok takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Bangkok sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 77°F at night. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 31:
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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