24 days in Vietnam Itinerary

24 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hanoi
— 8 nights
2
Halong Bay
— 2 nights
3
Nha Trang
— 2 nights
4
Da Lat
— 2 nights
5
My Tho
— 5 nights
6
Vung Tau
— 3 nights

8
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Hanoi to Bac Ninh to see Phat Tich Temple about 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, don't miss a visit to Temple of Literature & National University, and take a stroll through Old Quarter.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hanoi online road trip planner.

London, UK to Hanoi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from London to Hanoi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to catch the bus to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Phat Tich Temple
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

2
nights
Halong Bay

Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Bai Tu Long Bay and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the next day, explore the activities along Hạ Long Bay and then head off the coast to Cat Ba Island.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Halong Bay trip maker app.

Traveling by bus from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Cat Ba Island
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Bai Tu Long Bay ©
Bai Tu Long Bay

2
nights
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.
On the 2nd (Fri), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers, and then take in the views from Tran Phu Bridge. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Nha Trang Beach, examine the collection at Alexandre Yersin Museum, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang.

Discover how to plan a Nha Trang trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Halong Bay to Nha Trang takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can take a bus to Da Lat.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers
Alexandre Yersin Museum ©
Alexandre Yersin Museum

2
nights
Da Lat

While often referred to as "City of a Thousand Flowers," "City of a Thousand Pines," and "City of a Thousand Palms," you'd be right in thinking that numbers far greater than a thousand have given Da Lat its reputation as a fertile agricultural heartland.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Crazy House, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then get great views at Lam Vien Square. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Linh Phuoc Pagoda, take in the spiritual surroundings of Thien Vien Truc Lam, and then admire the striking features of Dalat Railway Station.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Da Lat holiday planner.

You can take a bus from Nha Trang to Da Lat in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to My Tho.

Things to do in Da Lat

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Linh Phuoc Pagoda ©
Linh Phuoc Pagoda
Crazy House ©
Crazy House

5
nights
My Tho

My Tho ©
Mỹ Tho is the capital city, center of economics, education and technology of Tiền Giang Province, located in the Mekong Delta region of South Vietnam. Change things up with these side-trips from My Tho: Ang Pagoda (in Tra Vinh), Ben Tre Museum (in Ben Tre) and Cai Mon Orchard Village (in Cho Lach). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Viet Artisans, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vien Minh Pagoda, and experience rural life at Dong Tam Snake Farm.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our My Tho trip planning website.

You can fly from Da Lat to My Tho in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In July, daily temperatures in My Tho can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 10th (Sat), you'll travel to Vung Tau.

Things to do in My Tho

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Ben Tre, Ang Pagoda, Cai Mon Orchard Village, Viet Artisans, Cai Be Floating Market
Highlights from your plan
Ang Pagoda ©
Ang Pagoda
Vinh Trang Pagoda ©
Vinh Trang Pagoda
Vien Minh Pagoda ©
Vien Minh Pagoda

3
nights
Vung Tau

Vung Tau ©
A place to relax by the coast, Vung Tau has gained a reputation for its beaches.
Vung Tau is known for beaches, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Christ the King, enjoy the sea views from Ngọn hải đăng Vũng Tàu, kick back and relax at Vung Tau Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Vung Tau trip builder website.

You can drive from My Tho to Vung Tau in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vung Tau

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Front Beach ©
Front Beach
Christ the King ©
Christ the King
The Robert Taylor Museum Of Worldwide Arms ©

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