22 days in Vietnam Itinerary

22 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Ho Chi Minh City
— 3 nights
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Hue
— 3 nights
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Da Nang
— 3 nights
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Hoi An
— 3 nights
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Hanoi
— 3 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City
— 3 nights

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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.
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral and Sri Thenday Yuttha Panin Temple will appeal to history buffs. Get outdoors at Kayaking & Canoeing and Long Thanh Golf Club. There's much more to do: get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Central Post Office, look for gifts at Thuy Design House, and don't miss a visit to Chua Van Phat - Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary planning app.

Atlanta, USA to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Atlanta to Ho Chi Minh City, you'll lose 12 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Atlanta in December, with highs in Ho Chi Minh City at 88°F and lows at 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Kayaking & Canoeing
The Independence Palace ©
The Independence Palace
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Imperial City and XQ Hand Embroidery. Visit Thien Mu Pagoda and Nine Dynastic Urns for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, look for gifts at Healing the Wounded Heart Shop, buy something for everyone on your list at Big C Market, and kick back and relax at Thuan An Beach.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hue road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, Hue is little chillier than Ho Chi Minh City - with highs of 72°F and lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hue

Find places to stay Dec 17 — 20:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

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Da Nang

City of Bridges

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.
3D Museum Art in Paradise Danang and OASIS ART GALLERY will appeal to museum buffs. Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and BRG Danang Golf Club - Vietnam. Venture out of the city with trips to Canh Duong Beach (in Lang Co) and Mỹ Sơn (in Duy Xuyen District). The adventure continues: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and stop by Tabalo Outdoor.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Da Nang online trip builder.

You can drive from Hue to Da Nang in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to take a shuttle to Hoi An.

Things to do in Da Nang

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Golf

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 20 — 23:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mỹ Sơn ©
Mỹ Sơn
3D Museum Art in Paradise Danang ©
3D Museum Art in Paradise Danang

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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.
You'll get in some beach time at An Bang Beach and Cua Dai Beach. Precious Heritage by Rehahn and Hoi An Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge, admire the natural beauty at Jack's Cat Cafe, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cantonese Assembly Hall.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Hoi An trip site.

Getting from Da Nang to Hoi An by shuttle takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Hoi An are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 26:
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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Nature & Wildlife Tours
An Bang Beach ©
An Bang Beach

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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 27th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University, make a trip to Ho Van - Van Mieu, then look for gifts at Tired City Bao Khanh, then take an in-depth tour of Ancient House, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat) and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hanoi planner.

You can fly from Hoi An to Hanoi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hanoi

Find places to stay Dec 26 — 29:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Temple of Literature & National University

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Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City ©

Pearl of the Far East

You'll explore and learn at War Remnants Museum and Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi. Escape the urban bustle at Speed Boats Tours and Song Be Golf Resort. Enjoy Ho Chi Minh City some more: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ba Thien Hau Temple, examine the collection at FITO Museum, explore the world behind art at Ao Dai Exhibition, and take a stroll through Saigon.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Ho Chi Minh City trip maker site.

Fly from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 1:
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Song Be Golf Resort ©
Song Be Golf Resort
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ba Thien Hau Temple ©
Ba Thien Hau Temple

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