7 days in Halong Bay & Hanoi Itinerary

7 days in Halong Bay & Hanoi Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Vietnam Trip Planner

Make it your trip
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Bus to Noi Bai Airport, Fly to Tuan Chau Island Marina, Drive to Ha Long Bai Chay, Ferry to Halong Bay
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Halong Bay
— 2 nights
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Ferry to Ha Long Bai Chay, Drive to Tuan Chau Island Marina, Fly to Noi Bai Airport, Bus to Hanoi
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Hanoi
— 4 nights

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Halong Bay

— 2 nights
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.
On the 21st (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay, wander the streets of Cua Van Floating Village, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Sung Sot Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Halong Bay online tour planner.

Hanoi to Halong Bay is an approximately 5-hour combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

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Hanoi

— 4 nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat) and Chua Tran Quoc. Museum-lovers will get to explore Vietnamese Women's Museum and Ho Chi Minh Museum. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Old Quarter, contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, take in the views from Long Bien Bridge, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Literature & National University.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Hanoi journey planner.

Do a combination of ferry, car, flight, and bus from Halong Bay to Hanoi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
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