12 days in Vietnam Itinerary

12 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Hue
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Hoi An
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Shuttle:  3 h
3
Nha Trang
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Quy Nhon
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 30 min
5
Con Dao Islands
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  3 h
6
Phu Quoc Island
— 3 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Train:  17 h 30 min
End: London

1
night
Hue

Hue ©
Nestled on the banks of the Perfume River, the city of Hue remains most famous as the former home of the Nguyen Dynasty, the influence of which remains evident in local palaces, temples, forts, and museums.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Tomb of Tu Duc, contemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, explore the ancient world of Royal Tombs, then contemplate the waterfront views at Perfume River, and finally explore the ancient world of Nine Dynastic Urns.

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London, UK to Hue is an approximately 19.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Hue is 7 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from London in June; daily highs in Hue reach 41°C and lows reach 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Tomb of Tu Duc ©
Tomb of Tu Duc

2
nights
Hoi An

Hoi An ©
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.
On the 1st (Sun), look for gifts at Yaly Couture, look for gifts at My Anh Silk, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Cua Dai Beach, then kick back and relax at My Khe Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Non Nuoc Beach.

To find out how to plan a trip to Hoi An, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Hue to Hoi An takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Da Nang
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My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach
Non Nuoc Beach ©
Non Nuoc Beach
Cua Dai Beach ©
Cua Dai Beach

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 4th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Long Son Pagoda, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Nha Trang trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Hoi An to Nha Trang takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Quy Nhon.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hon Chong ©
Hon Chong
Spas & Wellness

1
night
Quy Nhon

Quy Nhon ©
Quy Nhơn is a coastal city in Bình Định Province in central Vietnam. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): make a trip to Thap Doi (Twin Towers) and then kick back and relax at Bai Xep Beach.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Quy Nhon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nha Trang to Quy Nhon takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. On the 6th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Con Dao Islands.

Things to do in Quy Nhon

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Thap Doi (Twin Towers) ©
Thap Doi (Twin Towers)

1
night
Con Dao Islands

Con Dao Islands ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at Con Dao Musuem and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bãi Đầm Trầu.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Con Dao Islands trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Quy Nhon to Con Dao Islands takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Phu Quoc Island.

Things to do in Con Dao Islands

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Bãi Đầm Trầu ©
Bãi Đầm Trầu
Con Dao Musuem ©
Con Dao Musuem

3
nights
Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island ©
The largest of Vietnam's islands, Phu Quoc combines tradition with modernity, and nature with nurture.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): kick back and relax at Long Beach, then steep yourself in history at Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sao Beach. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Sung Hung Pagoda, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cao Dai Temple, and then play a few rounds at Vinpearl Golf Phu Quoc Course.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Phu Quoc Island road trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Con Dao Islands to Phu Quoc Island takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Phu Quoc Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Sao Beach ©
Sao Beach
Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc ©
Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc

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