11 days in Vietnam Itinerary

11 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Hanoi
1
Hanoi
— 1 night
Bus:  4 h
2
Halong Bay
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Hoi An
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
4
Nha Trang
— 1 night
Bus:  2 h 15 min
5
Da Lat
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
6
Hue
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
End: Hanoi

1
night
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 10th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Nung Hill, thentake an in-depth tour of Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, thenstop by The Craft House Cathedral - Souvenir & Gift Shop, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Vietnamese Women's Museum, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then appreciate the history behind Statue of King Le Thai To.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Hanoi online driving holiday planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Hanoi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

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Vietnamese Women's Museum ©
Vietnamese Women's Museum

1
night
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.
On the 12th (Fri), head off the coast to Hon Ga Choi Island and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Halong Bay trip itinerary planner.

Take a bus from Hanoi to Halong Bay in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Adventure Tours Outdoors
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Hon Ga Choi Island ©
Hon Ga Choi Island

3
nights
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 explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Food Tours. Explore Hoi An's surroundings by going to Da Nang (Museum of Sa Huynh & Champa Culture, Lady Buddha, &more). There's much more to do: stop by Yaly Couture, take in the exciting artwork at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, and test the waters at a local thermal spa.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Hoi An travel planner.

Getting from Halong Bay to Hoi An by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in June, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

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Da Nang
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Food Tours
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My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach

1
night
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.
On the 16th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Nha Tho Nui, thentake in the natural beauty of Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang, and then stroll through Nha Trang Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Nha Trang driving holiday planning app.

You can fly from Hoi An to Nha Trang in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Da Lat.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Parks Nature Beaches
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Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang ©
Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang
Nha Tho Nui ©
Nha Tho Nui
Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach

2
nights
Da Lat

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Thien Vien Truc Lam, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Linh Phuoc Pagoda, and then explore and take pictures at DL Nature's. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Lam Vien Square, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and then explore the activities along Xuan Huong Lake.

Planning Da Lat trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by bus from Nha Trang to Da Lat takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Da Lat

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Linh Phuoc Pagoda ©
Linh Phuoc Pagoda
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Thien Vien Truc Lam ©
Thien Vien Truc Lam

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.
On the 19th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh, steep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, and then delve into the distant past at Royal Tombs. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, thenadmire the striking features of Thien Mu Pagoda, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find out how to plan a trip to Hue, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Da Lat to Hue takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Hue can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs

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