7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

Start: Hanoi
1
Hanoi
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Ho Chi Minh City
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + shuttle:  2​h 30​min
3
Nha Trang
— 2 nights
+2
shuttle + foot + Fly:  3​h
4
Hoi An
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Hanoi

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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.
On the 30th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), then steep yourself in history at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Quarter.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Hanoi custom trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Hanoi. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

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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 31st (Mon): make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City vacation builder.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Historic Sites
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Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Central Post Office ©
Central Post Office

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Nha Trang

Nha Trang ©
On a vacation in Nha Trang, a famous Vietnam resort town, you can lounge on a beach all day and party into the night.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hon Chong, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nha Trang Beach. On the next day, snap pictures at Tran Phu Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Long Son Pagoda, and then kick back and relax at Long Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Nha Trang vacation builder.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Ho Chi Minh City to Nha Trang in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Hon Chong ©
Hon Chong

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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 4th (Fri): kick back and relax at Cua Dai Beach, kick back and relax at My Khe Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Non Nuoc Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): stroll through An Bang Beach, take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge, then look for gifts at Thien Phat Cloth Shop, and finally don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hoi An custom trip planner.

Traveling by combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi from Nha Trang to Hoi An takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Da Nang
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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
An Bang Beach ©
An Bang Beach
Cua Dai Beach ©
Cua Dai Beach

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