26 days in Vietnam Itinerary

26 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Beirut
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Hoi An
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Hue
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Phan Thiet
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Nha Trang
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
5
Con Son
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  4 h 45 min
6
Phu Quoc Island
— 4 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  11 h
7
Sapa
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  21 h 15 min
End: Beirut

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Food Tours and Buffalo Leather Shop. Get out of town with these interesting Hoi An side-trips: Da Nang (Dragon Bridge & My Khe Beach) and Mỹ Sơn (in Duy Xuyen District). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Non Nuoc Beach, look for gifts at Song Leather, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hoi An trip site.

Beirut, Lebanon to Hoi An is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Beirut in December; daily highs in Hoi An reach 29°C and lows reach 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hue.

Things to do in Hoi An

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn
Highlights from your plan
An Bang Beach ©
An Bang Beach
My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach
Non Nuoc Beach ©
Non Nuoc Beach

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Royal Tombs and Nine Dynastic Urns. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh and Le Ba Dang Art Museum. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, make a trip to Tiger Arena, kick back and relax at Thuan An Beach, and admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Hue trip itinerary website.

Getting from Hoi An to Hue by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Hoi An in December, you will find days in Hue are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Phan Thiet.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh ©
Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh

4
nights
Phan Thiet

Phan Thiet ©
An emerging coastal getaway, the city of Phan Thiet has always been known for its fishing industry and, in particular, as a center of fish sauce production.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ke Ga Light house and White Sand Dunes. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Mui Ne Beach, play a few rounds at Sea Links Golf & Country Club, glide peacefully along the water with Jibe's Beach Club, and stroll through Fairy Stream (Suoi Tien).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Phan Thiet trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Hue to Phan Thiet in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Phan Thiet

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trip

Ke Ga Light house
Highlights from your plan
Sea Links Golf & Country Club ©
Sea Links Golf & Country Club
Ke Ga Light house ©
Ke Ga Light house
Mui Ne Beach ©
Mui Ne Beach

4
nights
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Long Son Pagoda and Po Nagar Cham Towers. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nha Trang Beach and Thermal Spas. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, kick back and relax at Hon Chong, stroll through Long Beach, and play a few rounds at Vinpearl Golf Nha Trang.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Nha Trang online trip maker.

You can drive from Phan Thiet to Nha Trang in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Con Son.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach
Thermal Spas
Hon Chong ©
Hon Chong

2
nights
Con Son

Con Son ©
Taking a vacation in Con Son is like stepping back in time, with the island of around 5,000 people offering a glimpse into what life in Vietnam was like before television and other modern conveniences arrived.
On the 11th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Con Dao National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Bãi Đầm Trầu.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Con Son trip builder app.

You can fly from Nha Trang to Con Son in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. On the 12th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Phu Quoc Island.

Things to do in Con Son

Parks Nature Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Bãi Đầm Trầu ©
Bãi Đầm Trầu
Con Dao National Park ©
Con Dao National Park

4
nights
Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island ©
The largest of Vietnam's islands, Phu Quoc combines tradition with modernity, and nature with nurture.
Phu Quoc Island is known for beaches, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Sao Beach, play a few rounds at Vinpearl Golf Phu Quoc Course, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vung Bau Beach, and make a trip to Sung Hung Pagoda.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Phu Quoc Island tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Con Son to Phu Quoc Island takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Sapa.

Things to do in Phu Quoc Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sao Beach ©
Sao Beach
Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc ©
Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

2
nights
Sapa

Sapa ©
A hub of tourism in the country's northwestern mountainous region, Sapa represents home for a large number of ethnic minorities from the hill tribes of the region, and acts as a base for explorations of the surrounding area's wealth of natural sights.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): stop by Indigo Cat, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Muong Hoa Valley, and then examine the collection at Sapa Culture Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Terraced Rice Fields in Shin Chai Village, wander the streets of Ta Phin Village, thenwander the streets of Giang Ta Chai Village, thenmake a trip to Quang Truong Square, and finally stop by Coc Ly Market.

To see maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sapa travel planner.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Phu Quoc Island to Sapa in 11 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, bus, and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sapa

Neighborhoods Shopping Nature
Highlights from your plan
Giang Ta Chai Village ©
Giang Ta Chai Village
Ta Phin Village ©
Ta Phin Village
Sapa Culture Museum ©
Sapa Culture Museum

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