10 days in Vietnam & Malaysia Itinerary

10 days in Vietnam & Malaysia Itinerary

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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 2 nights
2
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam
— 1 night
3
Hue, Vietnam
— 1 night
4
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 1 night
5
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
6
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 2 nights

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Hanoi, Vietnam

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 31st (Wed), visit Old Quarter, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then look for gifts at Tired City HQ. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Thu): steep yourself in history at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and then contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University.

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New Delhi, India to Hanoi is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©
Temple of Literature & National University ©

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Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): relax in the rural setting at The Duck Stop and then Head underground at Son Doong Cave.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Hue.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Nature · Parks
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Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop

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Hue, Vietnam

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 3rd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Tomb of Tu Duc, steep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, then admire the striking features of Thien Mu Pagoda, then steep yourself in history at Imperial City, and finally don't miss a visit to Luc Bo Culture Space.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hue online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hue takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites
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Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang

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Hoi An, Vietnam

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 4th (Sun): steep yourself in history at The Old House of Phun Hung, make a trip to Japanese Covered Bridge, then don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, then look for gifts at Rubin Cloth Shop, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hoi An itinerary builder.

You can drive from Hue to Hoi An in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Historic Sites · Shopping · Spas
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Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Japanese Covered Bridge ©
Japanese Covered Bridge

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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 5th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Central Post Office, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emperor Jade Pagoda.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City attractions planner.

You can fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours · Shopping · Museums
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Food Tours
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur ©
A holiday in Kuala Lumpur, a modern metropolis and capital of Malaysia, reveals a place where colonial influences, Asian traditions, and modern aesthetics come together in urban architecture and street layout.
On the 7th (Wed), take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, take an in-depth tour of National Museum, then Head underground at Batu Caves, and finally stroll around KLCC Park. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Merdeka Square, then explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, and then stroll around KL Bird Park.

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Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Kuala Lumpur in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Kuala Lumpur. In August in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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