8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Hanoi
1
Hanoi
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Hue
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Hoi An
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Hanoi

1
night
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 18th (Tue): make a trip to Temple of Literature & National University, contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and then wander the streets of Old Quarter. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse for treasures at 54 Traditions Gallery, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Hanoi online tour builder.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Hanoi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Temple of Literature & National University
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, thencontemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, thenexplore the ancient world of Royal Tombs, and finally steep yourself in history at Imperial City.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Hue route builder website.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hue takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Hue are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites
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Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang
Imperial City ©
Imperial City

4
nights
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.
Do your shopping at Rubin Cloth Shop and Maya Design. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to My Khe Beach and Friendly Leather Bags. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Non Nuoc Beach, stop by Friendly Shoe Shop, don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cua Dai Beach.

To plan Hoi An vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Hue to Hoi An takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Hoi An are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hoi An

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Da Nang
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My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach
Non Nuoc Beach ©
Non Nuoc Beach
Maya Design ©
Maya Design

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