7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Hanoi
— 2 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
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Hoi An
— Few hours
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Hue
— 2 nights

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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 28th (Fri): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at 54 Traditions Gallery, and then stop by Old Quarter. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), then contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison, and finally don't miss a visit to Temple of Literature & National University.

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The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Hanoi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:
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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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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 30th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, get engrossed in the history at The Independence Palace, then see a show at Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 1:
Highlights from your plan
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
Central Post Office ©
Central Post Office

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Hoi An

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 1st (Tue): snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge and then make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hoi An road trip planning app.

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. 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 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to Hue.
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Japanese Covered Bridge ©
Japanese Covered Bridge

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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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, admire the striking features of Thien Mu Pagoda, and then contemplate the long history of Imperial City. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Tomb of Tu Duc, don't miss a visit to The Flag Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Mieu Temple, and finally hit the road with Le Family Rider.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hue driving holiday site.

Traveling by car from Hoi An to Hue takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Le Family Rider ©
Le Family Rider
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Thien Mu Pagoda

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