19 days in Vietnam & Cambodia Itinerary

19 days in Vietnam & Cambodia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
2
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 3 nights
3
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
4
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 3 nights
5
Hue, Vietnam
— 1 night
6
Halong Bay, Vietnam
— 2 nights
7
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 3 nights

2
nights
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Phnom Penh ©
On the confluence of two major rivers, Phnom Penh occupies a scenic location largely responsible for its nickname the "Charming City." On a trip to Phnom Penh you'll discover one of Asia's most dynamic cities, where the natives live much of their lives outdoors, on the streets, and in the bustling markets filled with scents of spicy foods.
Phnom Penh is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom, and admire the landmark architecture of Central Market.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Phnom Penh road trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Phnom Penh is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Mumbai to Phnom Penh, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, daytime highs in Phnom Penh are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Tours Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Cambodia Fire Range ©
Cambodia Fire Range
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

3
nights
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
Siem Reap is known for historic sites, nightlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat, contemplate the long history of Angkor Thom South Gate, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ta Prohm.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Siem Reap tour planner.

Fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Siem Reap sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple

2
nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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 12th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tam Son Hoi Quan Pagoda, thenstop by Lucy Henna, thendon't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, and finally don't miss a visit to Hoi Khanh Pagoda. Keep things going the next day: get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, thenponder the world of politics at Central Post Office, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Hoi Khanh Pagoda
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market

3
nights
Hoi An, Vietnam

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.
Hoi An is known for shopping, spas, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, stop by Rubin Cloth Shop, explore the striking landscape at The Marble Mountains, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hoi An journey planner.

Getting from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in April, you will find days in Hoi An are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hue.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Spas
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains

1
night
Hue, Vietnam

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Hue trip maker site.

Getting from Hoi An to Hue by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hue

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

2
nights
Halong Bay, Vietnam

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay, thentake in the views from Bãi Cháy Bridge, thenHead underground at Sung Sot Cave, and finally Head underground at Tien Ong Cave. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Halong Bay route site.

You can fly from Hue to Halong Bay in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Hanoi.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Sung Sot Cave ©
Sung Sot Cave

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, thensteep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, thenexplore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and finally view the masterpieces at TiredCity Hang Bong.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Hanoi route builder app.

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 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Nature Parks
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Walking tours
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

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