32 days in Vietnam Itinerary

32 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Barcelona
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
Hanoi
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Hoi An
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
4
Ho Chi Minh City
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
5
Da Lat
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
6
Hue
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
7
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 3 nights
+4
Bus + Taxi + Fly + Drive + Ferry:  6 h 30 min
8
Halong Bay
— 4 nights
+2
Ferry + Drive + Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Barcelona

4
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.
Hanoi is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old Quarter, explore the activities along West Lake, see Off-Road Tours, and steep yourself in history at Hoa Lo Prison.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Hanoi trip itinerary tool.

Barcelona, Spain to Hanoi is an approximately 18- hour flight. Traveling from Barcelona to Hanoi, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

4
nights
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.
Hoi An is known for shopping, spas, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, cast your line with a fishing tour, and snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Hoi An route builder site.

You can fly from Hanoi to Hoi An in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
Highlights from your plan
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Spas
Yaly Couture - Nguyen Thai Hoc branch ©
Yaly Couture - Nguyen Thai Hoc branch

4
nights
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.
Take a break from Duong Dong with a short trip to Dinh Nguyễn Trung Trực Pagoda in Ganh Dau, about 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: relax in the rural setting at Phu Quoc Countryside, make a trip to Dinh Cau Rock (Cua Temple), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cao Dai Temple, and head outdoors with Archipelago Anthoy.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Duong Dong trip maker.

Fly from Hoi An to Duong Dong in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Ong Lang, Dinh Nguyễn Trung Trực Pagoda, Peppers in Phu Quoc chez Le Ho, Phu Quoc Mushroom
Highlights from your plan
Dinh Ba Thuy Long Thanh Mau ©
Dinh Ba Thuy Long Thanh Mau
Phu Quoc Countryside ©
Phu Quoc Countryside
Archipelago Anthoy ©
Archipelago Anthoy

4
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, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, admire the landmark architecture of Central Post Office, and get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Duong Dong to Ho Chi Minh City in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. December in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Da Lat.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Adventure Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Kayaking & Canoeing

4
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.
Da Lat is known for nature, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Outdoor Activities, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Linh Phuoc Pagoda, don't miss a visit to Valley of Love, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Da Lat trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Lat in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Da Lat

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Nha Tho Bao Loc
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Pine Track Adventures ©
Pine Track Adventures
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

3
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.
Hue is known for historic sites, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Imperial City, admire the striking features of Thien Mu Pagoda, see Off-Road Tours, and have fun at Hope Center Hue.

To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Hue day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Da Lat to Hue takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. In December in Hue, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hue

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

3
nights
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park ©
Marked by underground rivers, famous caves, limestone cliffs, and tropical rainforests, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park wows visitors with a spectacular range of landscapes and wildlife.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is known for nature, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, relax in the rural setting at The Duck Stop, explore the fascinating underground world of Phong Nha Caves, and admire the natural beauty at Phong Nha Botanic Garden.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park holiday site.

Drive from Hue to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Phong Nha Botanic Garden ©
Phong Nha Botanic Garden
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop
Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves

4
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Cat Ba Island in Cat Ba (about 54 minutes away). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, snap pictures at Pont Bai Chay, explore the activities along Bai Tu Long Bay, and explore the fascinating underground world of Sung Sot Cave.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Halong Bay holiday planner.

Getting from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Halong Bay by combination of bus, taxi, flight, car, and ferry takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Cat Ba Island
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Cat Ba Island ©
Cat Ba Island

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