7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  21 h 15 min
1
Hanoi
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Hoi An
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
3
Ho Chi Minh City
— 1 night
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: San Francisco

3
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: explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), take in the exciting artwork at TiredCity Hang Bong, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hanoi trip itinerary planner.

San Francisco, USA to Hanoi is an approximately 21.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and train. Traveling from San Francisco to Hanoi, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

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

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): stop by Rubin Cloth Shop, then make a trip to Japanese Covered Bridge, then make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Hoi An online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hoi An takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Hoi An are 95°F, while nighttime lows are 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Spas Shopping
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Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Japanese Covered Bridge ©
Japanese Covered Bridge

1
night
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.
On the 30th (Tue), get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, then take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City tour itinerary site.

You can fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 77°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market
Central Post Office ©
Central Post Office

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