30 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

30 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Fly
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Da Nang, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hoi An, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Taxi to Da Nang, Train to Dong Hoi
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Dong Hoi, Vietnam
Drive
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Phong Nha, Vietnam
— 7 nights
Drive
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Dong Hoi, Vietnam
Bus
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Ninh Binh, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Drive
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 4 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam — 4 nights

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 off the beaten path and head to Ba Thien Hau Temple and Nature & Wildlife Tours. And it doesn't end there: admire the ancient design of Golden Lotus Healing Spa World, look for gifts at Thuy Design House, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

Plan trip to Ho Chi Minh City with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Brisbane, Australia to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Brisbane to Ho Chi Minh City. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Brisbane in June; daily highs in Ho Chi Minh City reach 91°F and lows reach 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Da Nang.
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Da Nang, Vietnam — 2 nights

A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Step off the beaten path and head to Son Tra Mountain and Nature & Wildlife Tours. There's much more to do: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, stop by Namaka Jewelry, and don't miss a visit to Chùa Linh Ứng.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Da Nang driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Hoi An.
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Hoi An, Vietnam — 4 nights

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Jack's Cat Cafe and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Next up on the itinerary: relax in the rural setting at Tra Que Minty Garden, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, look for gifts at Couleurs d'Asie Gallery, and admire the masterpieces at Thanh Ha Terracotta Park.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Hoi An trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Da Nang to Hoi An in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 95°F in June, and nighttime lows around 79°F. You'll set off for Dong Hoi on the 1st (Fri).
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Dong Hoi, Vietnam

The pleasant seaside and port town of Dong Hoi sits close to a World Heritage Site national park.
On the 1st (Fri), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dong Hoi trip itinerary app.

Getting from Hoi An to Dong Hoi by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Phong Nha.
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Phong Nha, Vietnam — 7 nights

You'll discover tucked-away gems like Phong Nha Caves and The Duck Stop. Explore Phong Nha's surroundings by going to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park (Nature & Wildlife Tours, Suoi Nuoc Mooc, &more) and Hang Rục Mon (in Minh Hoa).

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Phong Nha road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Dong Hoi to Phong Nha takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can go by car to Dong Hoi.
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Dong Hoi, Vietnam

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Dong Hoi trip planner.

You can drive from Phong Nha to Dong Hoi in an hour. Another option is to drive. On the 8th (Fri), you're off to Ninh Binh.
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Ninh Binh, Vietnam — 3 nights

A fairly nondescript town, Ninh Binh acts as a base for explorations of the province of the same name, with the karst landscape and lush valleys that surround the town offering a wealth of scenic vistas of rice paddies and rugged rocks.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nhà xứ Phát Diệm and Spas. Step out of Ninh Binh with an excursion to Bear Sanctuary Ninh Binh in Ky Phu--about 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take a spin around town with Bike Tours.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ninh Binh online route planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Dong Hoi to Ninh Binh takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Ninh Binh sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 78°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Hanoi.
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Hanoi, Vietnam — 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.
Explore hidden gems such as Vietnamese Women's Museum and Spas & Wellness. There's lots more to do: visit DIY Box - Leather & Coffee Workshop, don't miss a visit to Vietnam Moon Travel, stop by Thuy Design House, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

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You can drive from Ninh Binh to Hanoi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You will leave for Kuala Lumpur on the 15th (Fri).
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia — 4 nights

A holiday in Kuala Lumpur, a modern metropolis and capital of Malaysia, reveals a place where colonial influences, Asian traditions, and modern aesthetics come together in urban architecture and street layout.
Explore hidden gems such as Bukit Tabur and Masjid Wilayah Persekutuan. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kuala Lumpur: Masjid Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin (Masjid Besi) (in Putrajaya) and Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque (in Shah Alam). Spend the 16th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: have fun and explore at Museum of Illusions, slough off your stress at Turkish baths, steep yourself in history at Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Kwai Chai Hong.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 76°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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