57 days in Vietnam Itinerary

57 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
2
Can Tho
— 3 nights
3
Da Lat
— 3 nights
4
Hoi An
— 30 nights
5
Da Nang
— 4 nights
6
Halong Bay
— 4 nights
7
Hanoi
— 6 nights
8
Ninh Binh
— 1 night
9
Sapa
— 3 nights

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cao Dai Temple. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi and Emperor Jade Pagoda. Head to Ben Thanh Market and Lucy Hennafor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, take in the spiritual surroundings of Phuoc An Hoi Quan, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ho Chi Minh City tour builder website.

Duong Dong to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Can Tho.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Shopping Spas Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cao Dai Temple
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Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market
Emperor Jade Pagoda ©
Emperor Jade Pagoda

3
nights
Can Tho

Can Tho ©
The main city of the Mekong Delta, Can Tho has a bustling atmosphere, with tourism and trade central to its liveliness.
Get some cultural insight at Thien Vien Truc Lam Phuong Nam and Thiền Viện Trúc Lâm Phương Nam. Your inner history buff will appreciate Thoi Long Co Tu Pagoda and Munirangsyaram Pagoda. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museum of Tarot, stop by Phong Dien Floating Market, go for a walk through Ninh Kieu Wharf, and make a trip to Ong Temple.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Can Tho vacation planning site.

Traveling by car from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Can Tho can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Da Lat.

Things to do in Can Tho

Historic Sites Shopping Spas
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Thien Vien Truc Lam Phuong Nam ©
Thien Vien Truc Lam Phuong Nam
Thiền Viện Trúc Lâm Phương Nam ©
Thiền Viện Trúc Lâm Phương Nam
Museum of Tarot ©
Museum of Tarot

3
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.
You've added Crazy House, Night Market Chợ đêm Đà Lạt, Pongour Falls, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 14th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Suoi Da Hon Giao, admire the sheer force of Datanla Falls, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Pongour Falls, thenget a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Night Market Chợ đêm Đà Lạt. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Linh Phuoc Pagoda, explore the world behind art at Trickland 3D Museum, thendon't miss a visit to Crazy House, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Dalat Market.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Da Lat trip planner.

You can fly from Can Tho to Da Lat in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Da Lat

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Suoi Da Hon Giao, Pongour Falls
Highlights from your plan
Datanla Falls ©
Datanla Falls
Linh Phuoc Pagoda ©
Linh Phuoc Pagoda
Nature & Wildlife Tours

30
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Precious Heritage by Rehahn and Hoi An Ancient Town. Head to Rubin Cloth Shop and Cloth Shop VY VY IIfor plenty of shopping. Get out of town with these interesting Hoi An side-trips: Khuong My Towers (in Tam Ky) and Bang An Tower (in Dien Ban). And it doesn't end there: browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market, steep yourself in history at Old House of Tan Ky, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hainan Assembly Hall, and admire the natural beauty at Jack's Cat Cafe.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Hoi An route maker.

Getting from Da Lat to Hoi An by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. June in Hoi An sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Khuong My Towers, Bang An Tower
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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Central Market ©
Central Market

4
nights
Da Nang

Da Nang ©
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.
Visit Imperial City and Luc Bo Culture Space for their historical value. Take a break from the city and head to The Marble Mountains and Nature & Wildlife Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Da Nang: Hue (Hue Temple, Tinh Hoa Art Shop, &more) and Mỹ Sơn (in Duy Xuyen District).

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Da Nang vacation planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Hoi An to Da Nang takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Da Nang

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Hue, Mỹ Sơn
Highlights from your plan
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mỹ Sơn ©
Mỹ Sơn

4
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Hạ Long Bay and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Step out of Halong Bay to go to Cat Ba and see Cat Ba Island, which is approximately 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Bai Tu Long Bay, take an in-depth tour of Bảo Tàng Quảng Ninh, Head underground at Tien Ong Cave, and head off the coast to Hon Ga Choi Island.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Halong Bay road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Da Nang to Halong Bay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of train and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to take a bus to Hanoi.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Cat Ba Island
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Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cat Ba Island ©
Cat Ba Island

6
nights
Hanoi

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Quarter and Temple of Literature & National University. Head to TiredCity Hang Bong and Nguyen Art Gallery in Hanoifor plenty of shopping. Spend the 27th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 30th (Thu), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), view the masterpieces at Klimt Art Gallery, explore the galleries of Empty Wall Gallery, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hanoi journey planner.

Take a bus from Halong Bay to Hanoi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Ninh Binh.

Things to do in Hanoi

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Temple of Literature & National University

1
night
Ninh Binh

A fairly nondescript town, Ninh Binh acts as a base for explorations of the province of the same name, with the karst landscape and lush valleys that surround the town offering a wealth of scenic vistas of rice paddies and rugged rocks.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): Head underground at Mua Caves and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Ninh Binh trip itinerary maker.

You can take a bus from Hanoi to Ninh Binh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Ninh Binh can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sapa.

Things to do in Ninh Binh

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mua Caves ©
Mua Caves

3
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Hang Da Village and Sapa Culture Museum. Get outdoors at Fansipan Mountain and Nature & Wildlife Tours. There's still lots to do: appreciate the views at Muong Hoa Valley, look for gifts at Hieu Stone, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Stone Church (Holy Rosary Church), and make a trip to Quang Truong Square.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Sapa vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Ninh Binh to Sapa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Sapa

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fansipan Mountain ©
Fansipan Mountain
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Muong Hoa Valley ©
Muong Hoa Valley

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