8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Fly
1
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Fly
2
Hue
— 1 night
Drive
3
Hoi An
— 1 night
Fly
4
Ho Chi Minh City
— 3 nights
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2
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.
On the 16th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison and then make a trip to Chùa Lý Triều Quốc Sư. On the next day, browse for treasures at 54 Traditions Gallery, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then take a stroll through Old Quarter.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Hanoi trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Hanoi is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Hanoi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Old Quarter ©
Neighborhood
Old Quarter
4.4
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Historic Site
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
3.8

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, then admire the striking features of Thien Mu Pagoda, then steep yourself in history at Imperial City, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Mieu Temple.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Hue trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hue takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Hue can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Highlights from your trip
Imperial City ©
World heritage site
Imperial City
4.2
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Architectural Building
Thien Mu Pagoda
4.3
Tomb of Tu Duc ©
Historic Site
Tomb of Tu Duc
4.2

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 20th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers and then don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hoi An road trip app.

You can drive from Hue to Hoi An in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Hoi An are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Spas
Highlights from your trip
©
Spa / Wellness
Spas & Wellness
4.7

3
nights
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.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for nightlife, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and look for gifts at SoNice.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City route builder app.

Traveling by flight from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours · Spas · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Food Tours
4.8
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Landmark
Cu Chi Tunnels
4.3
War Remnants Museum ©
History Museum
War Remnants Museum
4.4

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