26 days in Vietnam Itinerary

26 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  22 h
1
Ha Giang
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Hanoi
— 7 nights
Bus:  4 h
3
Halong Bay
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
4
Nha Trang
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h 15 min
5
Da Lat
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
6
My Tho
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Vung Tau
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
8
Ho Chi Minh City
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: London

2
nights
Ha Giang

On the 2nd (Wed), push the limits with an extreme tour and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour. On the next day, take a stroll through Thon Tha Village, thenmake a trip to Pao's House, and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Ha Giang trip itinerary tool.

London, UK to Ha Giang is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Ha Giang is 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hanoi.

Things to do in Ha Giang

Outdoors Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Off-Road Tours

7
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Hanoi: Ninh Binh (Unicorn Mountain & Nature & Wildlife Tours). The adventure continues: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, browse the handmade items at Authentic Bat Trang, and make a trip to Temple of Literature & National University.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Hanoi trip website.

Drive from Ha Giang to Hanoi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ninh Binh, Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Walking tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

2
nights
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.
You've now added Boat Tours & Water Sports to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Tien Ong Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Sung Sot Cave, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Halong Bay travel tool.

Getting from Hanoi to Halong Bay by bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Outdoors Tours Nature
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Kayaking & Canoeing

2
nights
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 14th (Mon), get outside with Outdoor Activities, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Po Nagar Cham Towers, and then take in the views from Xom Bong Bridge. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Nha Trang Beach, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then stop by Princess Jewelry.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Nha Trang holiday planner.

Fly from Halong Bay to Nha Trang in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of car and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to catch the bus to Da Lat.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers
Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach

2
nights
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 16th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Crazy House, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nha Tho Bao Loc. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Datanla Falls, and then get great views at Lam Vien Square.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Da Lat road trip planner.

Take a bus from Nha Trang to Da Lat in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to My Tho.

Things to do in Da Lat

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Nha Tho Bao Loc
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Crazy House ©
Crazy House
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

1
night
My Tho

My Tho ©
Mỹ Tho is the capital city, center of economics, education and technology of Tiền Giang Province, located in the Mekong Delta region of South Vietnam. On the 18th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Vien Minh Pagoda, thenexperience rural life at Dong Tam Snake Farm, and then make a trip to Vinh Trang Pagoda.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our My Tho itinerary planner.

Fly from Da Lat to My Tho in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Vung Tau.

Things to do in My Tho

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vien Minh Pagoda
Highlights from your plan
Vien Minh Pagoda ©
Vien Minh Pagoda
Vinh Trang Pagoda ©
Vinh Trang Pagoda
Dong Tam Snake Farm ©
Dong Tam Snake Farm

2
nights
Vung Tau

Vung Tau ©
A place to relax by the coast, Vung Tau has gained a reputation for its beaches.
On the 19th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Back Beach, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then pause for some photo ops at Christ the King. On your second day here, stroll through Front Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Vung Tau Ferry Terminal, and then examine the collection at The Robert Taylor Museum Of Worldwide Arms.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Vung Tau journey planner.

You can drive from My Tho to Vung Tau in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Vung Tau, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Vung Tau

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Front Beach ©
Front Beach
The Robert Taylor Museum Of Worldwide Arms ©
Christ the King ©
Christ the King

6
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.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for nightlife, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and view the masterpieces at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City day trip planner.

You can drive from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or ride a ferry. In June in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market

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