11 days in Vietnam Itinerary

11 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  10 h 15 min
1
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Hue
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Hoi An
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
4
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
5
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Chennai

2
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Presidential Palace Historical Site. Get some cultural insight at Old Quarter and Hoa Lo Prison. Change things up with a short trip to Thai Vi Temple in Ninh Binh (about 2h 15 min away). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University, don't miss a visit to Hoa Phong Tower, examine the collection at Ancient House, and admire the masterpieces at Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat).

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Hanoi trip planning site.

Hyderabad, India to Hanoi is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Hyderabad to Hanoi, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Hue.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Ninh Binh
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat) ©
Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat)

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): make a trip to Nine Dynastic Urns, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the different shops at Big C Market, explore the historical opulence of Thai Hoa Palace, thensteep yourself in history at Imperial City, thenadmire the masterpieces at XQ Hand Embroidery, and finally explore the world behind art at Le Ba Dang Art Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Hue route maker website.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hue takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March in Hue, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at An Bang Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cua Dai Beach, thenexplore the world behind art at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Thanh Ha Terracotta Park, admire the natural beauty at Jack's Cat Cafe, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cantonese Assembly Hall, thentake in the exciting artwork at Ha Ha - Art In Everything, thentake in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Nguyen Tuong Family Chapel.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hoi An road trip app.

Traveling by car from Hue to Hoi An takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Spas
Thanh Ha Terracotta Park ©
Thanh Ha Terracotta Park

2
nights
Ho Chi Minh City

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.
On the 4th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, take a stroll through Ho Chi Minh City's Book Street, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Dong Khoi Street, thenstop by Pham Ngu Lao Street, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Ho Chi Minh City trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Hoi An in April: highs in Ho Chi Minh City hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Neighborhoods Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Pham Ngu Lao Street ©
Pham Ngu Lao Street
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Saigon ©
Saigon

1
night
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.
Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Duong Dong trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Duong Dong takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You will leave for home on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in Duong Dong

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

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