32 days in Vietnam Itinerary

32 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Paphos
Fly:  19 h 30 min
1
Hoi An
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Shuttle:  3 h
2
Nha Trang
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h 15 min
3
Da Lat
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
4
Hue
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Hanoi
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Drive + Ferry:  4 h
7
Halong Bay
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Drive + Fly:  5 h
8
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
9
Ho Chi Minh City
— 5 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Paphos

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mỹ Sơn (in Duy Xuyen District) and Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture (in Da Nang). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, explore the world behind art at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and look for gifts at Da Bao Real Leather.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hoi An road trip tool.

Paphos, Cyprus to Hoi An is an approximately 20- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, car, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Paphos to Hoi An is 5 hours. In February, Hoi An is a bit warmer than Paphos - with highs of 30°C and lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn
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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Food Tours
Spas

3
nights
Nha Trang

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Vietnam - Russia Monument in Cam Ranh (about 58 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Outdoor Activities, take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers, view the masterpieces at Long Thanh Photo Studio, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph's Parish Church.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Nha Trang online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Hoi An to Nha Trang by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Da Lat.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Historic Sites Theme Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Vietnam - Russia Monument
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Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers
Scuba & Snorkeling
Vinpearl Land Nha Trang ©
Vinpearl Land Nha Trang

4
nights
Da Lat

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.
Da Lat is known for nature, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, have fun at Trickland 3D Museum, explore the activities along Xuan Huong Lake, and hunt for treasures at Dalat Market.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Da Lat trip planner.

You can take a bus from Nha Trang to Da Lat in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Hue.

Things to do in Da Lat

Outdoors Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Nha Tho Bao Loc
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Linh Phuoc Pagoda ©
Linh Phuoc Pagoda

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thien Mu Pagoda, then contemplate the long history of Imperial City, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Big C Market. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, and then view the masterpieces at Truc Chi Garden.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hue attractions site.

Traveling by flight from Da Lat to Hue takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In February, daytime highs in Hue are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

3
nights
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park ©
Marked by underground rivers, famous caves, limestone cliffs, and tropical rainforests, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park wows visitors with a spectacular range of landscapes and wildlife.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is known for nature, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Son Doong Cave, explore the activities along Suoi Nuoc Mooc, take in nature's colorful creations at Phong Nha Botanic Garden, and explore the striking landscape of Phong Nha Caves.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hue to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks Nature
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Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves
Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop

4
nights
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.
Hanoi is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old Quarter, get outside with Outdoor Activities, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Hanoi trip itinerary site.

You can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hanoi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

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

2
nights
Halong Bay

Halong Bay ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the activities along Bai Tu Long Bay and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: head off the coast to Hon Ga Choi Island, snap pictures at Pont Bai Chay, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Halong Bay trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Parks Nature Adventure
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Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Kayaking & Canoeing
Bai Tu Long Bay ©
Bai Tu Long Bay

4
nights
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island

Duong Dong ©
A holiday in Duong Dong offers cultural diversity, great nature experiences, and a variety of educational and kid-friendly attractions.
Duong Dong is known for wildlife, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax in the rural setting at Phu Quoc Countryside, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cao Dai Temple, steep yourself in history at Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc, and get to know the resident critters at Vinpearl Safari.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Duong Dong trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Halong Bay to Duong Dong in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, train, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Duong To, Peppers in Phu Quoc chez Le Ho
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Ong Lang Beach ©
Ong Lang Beach
Phu Quoc Countryside ©
Phu Quoc Countryside
Spas

5
nights
Ho Chi Minh City

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.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for nightlife, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, ponder the world of politics at The Independence Palace, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, and hunt for treasures at Ben Thanh Market.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City travel route app.

Getting from Duong Dong to Ho Chi Minh City by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Adventure Outdoors
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Kayaking & Canoeing
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels

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