9 days in Vietnam Itinerary

9 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Hanoi
— 2 nights
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Hoi An
— 2 nights
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Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 2 nights
4
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights

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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 28th (Sat): view the masterpieces at TiredCity Hang Bong, then explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then take a stroll through Old Quarter. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Vietnam National Museum of Nature, steep yourself in history at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

Plan trip to Hanoi with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Hanoi is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Hanoi, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Walking tours
Vietnam National Museum of Nature ©
Vietnam National Museum of Nature
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): kick back and relax at Cua Dai Beach, don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, then snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at An Bang Beach, make a trip to The Marble Mountains, and then stop by Rubin Cloth Shop.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hoi An trip planning tool.

Fly from Hanoi to Hoi An in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Hoi An

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains
Spas

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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): get to know the resident critters at Vinpearl Safari and then find something for the whole family at Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Galina Phu Quoc Mudbath & Spa, then stroll through Sao Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ong Lang Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Duong Dong trip planner.

You can fly from Hoi An to Duong Dong in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Vinpearl Safari ©
Vinpearl Safari
Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc ©
Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc
Ong Lang Beach ©
Ong Lang Beach

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Ho Chi Minh City

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, then get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, and finally get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum. Keep things going the next day: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then hunt for treasures at Ben Thanh Market, then browse the exhibits of Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi, and finally look for gifts at Metiseko.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City day trip planning website.

Fly from Duong Dong to Ho Chi Minh City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

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Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Central Post Office ©
Central Post Office

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