12 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

12 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Vietnam travel planner

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Da Nang
— 5 nights
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Hue
— 2 nights
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Dong Hoi
— 2 nights
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Hoi An
— 2 nights

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Da Nang

— 5 nights

City of Bridges

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Mỹ Sơn in Duy Phu (about 1h 10 min away). Pack the 26th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Ba Na Hills SunWorld. There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at The Marble Mountains, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, stroll through My Khe Beach, and make a trip to Lady Buddha.

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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Da Nang. In January in Da Nang, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Hue.

Things to do in Da Nang

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Hue

— 2 nights
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 28th (Thu): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, steep yourself in history at Thien Mu Pagoda, and then contemplate the long history of Imperial City.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Hue online trip builder.

Getting from Da Nang to Hue by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Hue are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Dong Hoi.

Things to do in Hue

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Dong Hoi

— 2 nights
The pleasant seaside and port town of Dong Hoi sits close to a World Heritage Site national park.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): relax in the rural setting at The Duck Stop, don't miss a visit to Phong Nha Caves, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Tien Son Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Phong Nha Botanic Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at Bai Da Nhay (Jumping rock beach), and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Dong Hoi online tour itinerary maker.

Drive from Hue to Dong Hoi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Dong Hoi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Hoi An

— 2 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.
On the 1st (Mon), stop by Rubin Cloth Shop, don't miss a visit to Japanese Covered Bridge, then make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Precious Heritage by Rehahn. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, push the limits with an extreme tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chuc Thanh Pagoda.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hoi An route planner.

You can drive from Dong Hoi to Hoi An in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. February in Hoi An sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 23°C at night.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Shopping