19 days in Vietnam Itinerary

19 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Porto
Fly:  19 h
1
Hanoi
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Hue
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
3
Ho Chi Minh City
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
4
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Porto

4
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: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quarter, contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake).

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Hanoi visit planner.

Porto, Portugal to Hanoi is an approximately 19- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Hue.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Off-Road Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Walking tours

4
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.
Hue is known for historic sites, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Imperial City, admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, make a trip to Luc Bo Culture Space, and enjoy some diversion at Hope Center Hue.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Hue day trip planning website.

Getting from Hanoi to Hue by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. May in Hue sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda
Tomb of Tu Duc ©
Tomb of Tu Duc

4
nights
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.
Step out of Ho Chi Minh City with an excursion to Buu Long Mountain in Bien Hoa--about 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, take in the exciting artwork at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take an in-depth tour of The Independence Palace.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Hue to Ho Chi Minh City by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in May, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Buu Long Mountain
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Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market

4
nights
Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island

Duong Dong ©
A holiday in Duong Dong offers cultural diversity, great nature experiences, and a variety of educational and kid-friendly attractions.
Duong Dong is known for wildlife, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: experience rural life at Phu Quoc Countryside, get in on the family fun at Happy Farm PQ, contemplate the waterfront views at Ho Duong Dong, and look for gifts at The Vietnamese Artists.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Duong Dong trip site.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Duong Dong in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Peppers in Phu Quoc chez Le Ho, Happy Farm PQ
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Tranh Stream ©
Tranh Stream
Phu Quoc Countryside ©
Phu Quoc Countryside
Happy Farm PQ ©
Happy Farm PQ

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