17 days in Vietnam Itinerary

17 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Nha Trang
— 2 nights
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Da Nang
— 3 nights
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Sapa
— 2 nights
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Hanoi
— 2 nights
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Halong Bay
— 1 night
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Ho Chi Minh City
— 3 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers, browse the exhibits of Long Thanh Photo Studio, and then take in the exciting artwork at Mai Loc Photo Gallery. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Nha Trang Beach and then take in the dramatic scenery at Ba Ho Waterfall.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Nha Trang vacation builder app.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Nha Trang is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dammam to Nha Trang is 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Da Nang.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping
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Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach
Ba Ho Waterfall
Ba Ho Waterfall
Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers

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Da Nang

Da Nang ©

City of Bridges

A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Relax by the water at An Bang Beach and Cua Dai Beach. Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and The Marble Mountains will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Da Nang: Hoi An (Villagecraft Planet & March Gallery). The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of Precious Heritage by Rehahn and test the waters at a local thermal spa.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Da Nang online trip planner.

Getting from Nha Trang to Da Nang by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sapa.

Things to do in Da Nang

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Thermal Spas

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Sapa

Sapa ©
A hub of tourism in the country's northwestern mountainous region, Sapa represents home for a large number of ethnic minorities from the hill tribes of the region, and acts as a base for explorations of the surrounding area's wealth of natural sights.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Stone Church (Holy Rosary Church). Keep things going the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Muong Hoa Valley, then wander the streets of Hang Da Village, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Y Linh Ho.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sapa trip site.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Da Nang to Sapa takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hanoi.

Things to do in Sapa

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Muong Hoa Valley ©
Muong Hoa Valley
Y Linh Ho ©
Y Linh Ho
Sapa Culture Museum ©
Sapa Culture Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On your second day here, learn something new at Indigo Store, then explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then visit Old Quarter.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Hanoi online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Sapa to Hanoi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

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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.
On the 25th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay, get engrossed in the history at Bảo Tàng Quảng Ninh, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Sung Sot Cave.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Halong Bay trip itinerary planning website.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay in 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 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature · Parks · Museums
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Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Sung Sot Cave ©
Sung Sot Cave

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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.
Get some cultural insight at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral and Chua Van Phat - Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas. Visiting Speed Boats Tours and Countryside Adventures will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: trek along Ho Chi Minh trail, stop by Saigon, try your luck at Club V E-gaming, and get reinvigorated at Body Shape - Gym Thao Dien.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City online travel planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Halong Bay to Ho Chi Minh City takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Countryside Adventures ©
Countryside Adventures
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

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