9 days in Vietnam Itinerary

9 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  10 h 15 min
1
Hoi An
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Ho Chi Minh City
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 30 min
3
Da Lat
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 45 min
4
Hue
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
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 15th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains, kick back and relax at My Khe Beach, and then stroll through Non Nuoc Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Japanese Covered Bridge, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hoi An trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Hoi An is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Hoi An. In August, Hoi An is somewhat warmer than Bengaluru - with highs of 40°C and lows of 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Da Nang
Highlights from your plan
Spas
Nature & Wildlife Tours
My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Drink Vietnam, take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, ponder the world of politics at The Independence Palace, thenponder the world of politics at Central Post Office, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City tour itinerary app.

You can fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Da Lat.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Historic Sites Spas
Highlights from your plan
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
The Independence Palace ©
The Independence Palace
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

1
night
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.
On the 18th (Tue), explore the world behind art at Lam Dong Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Linh Phuoc Pagoda, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thien Vien Truc Lam.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Da Lat tour planning tool.

Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Lat in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Hue.

Things to do in Da Lat

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Linh Phuoc Pagoda ©
Linh Phuoc Pagoda
Thien Vien Truc Lam ©
Thien Vien Truc Lam
Lam Dong Museum ©
Lam Dong Museum

2
nights
Hue

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 (Wed): explore the ancient world of Royal Tombs and then get outside with Outdoor Activities. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Imperial City, contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, thensteep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, and finally steep yourself in history at Luc Bo Culture Space.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hue road trip planning website.

Fly from Da Lat to Hue in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison, thensee the interesting displays at Vietnamese Women's Museum, and then wander the streets of Old Quarter. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) and then steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hanoi vacation maker site.

Traveling by flight from Hue to Hanoi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Vietnamese Women's Museum ©
Vietnamese Women's Museum
Temple of Literature & National University ©

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