7 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

7 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Vietnam tour itinerary planner

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Ha Giang
— 1 night
Drive
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Hanoi
— 2 nights
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Bus to Noi Bai Airport, Fly to Tuan Chau Island Marina, Drive to Ha Long Bai Chay, Ferry to Halong Bay
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Halong Bay
— 2 nights
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Ferry to Ha Long Bai Chay, Drive to Ha Long Quang Ninh, Bus to Ninh Binh
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Ninh Binh
— 1 night
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Ha Giang

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ha Giang road trip planning website.

Hanoi to Ha Giang is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hanoi.

Things to do in Ha Giang

Tours · Outdoors
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Hanoi

— 2 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.
On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at TiredCity Hang Bong, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then take a stroll through Old Quarter.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hanoi day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Ha Giang to Hanoi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks
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Halong Bay

— 2 nights
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.
On the 21st (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then head off the coast to Hon Ga Choi Island.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Halong Bay road trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Ninh Binh.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
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Ninh Binh

— 1 night
A fairly nondescript town, Ninh Binh acts as a base for explorations of the province of the same name, with the karst landscape and lush valleys that surround the town offering a wealth of scenic vistas of rice paddies and rugged rocks.
On the 22nd (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Minh Trang Handmade, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bai Dinh Pagoda, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Mai Spa.

Before you visit Ninh Binh, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus from Halong Bay to Ninh Binh in 7 hours. December in Ninh Binh sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Ninh Binh

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Spas

Side Trips

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