27 days in Vietnam Itinerary

27 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: Cayenne
Fly + Drive:  29 h
1
Phu Quoc Island
— 3 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  1 h 15 min
2
Ho Chi Minh City
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
3
Con Son
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Nha Trang
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Hue
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Hoi An
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
7
Halong Bay
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h 45 min
8
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Fly:  29 h
End: Cayenne

3
nights
Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island ©
The largest of Vietnam's islands, Phu Quoc combines tradition with modernity, and nature with nurture.
Step out of the city life by going to Sao Beach and Vung Bau Beach. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Di Tích Nhà Tù Phú Quốc, admire the sheer force of Phu Quoc Waterfall, look for gifts at The Green Boutique, and take in the waterfront at Ham Ninh Pier.

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Cayenne, French Guiana to Phu Quoc Island is an approximately 39-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Cayenne to Phu Quoc Island is 10 hours. On the 5th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phu Quoc Island

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

4
nights
Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City ©
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.
Get outdoors at Song Be Golf Resort and Long Thanh Golf Club. Explore hidden gems such as Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater) and Spas & Wellness. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, look for gifts at Authentique Home, take a tour by water with Saigon Boat Company, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City trip builder.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Phu Quoc Island to Ho Chi Minh City in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, ferry, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Con Son.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors Golf Shopping

Side Trips

Song Be Golf Resort, Long Thanh Golf Club
Highlights from your plan
Saigon Boat Company ©
Saigon Boat Company
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

3
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.
Keep things going the next day: stroll through Bãi Đầm Trầu.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Con Son trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Con Son takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Con Son

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Bãi Đầm Trầu ©
Bãi Đầm Trầu
Con Dao Musuem ©
Con Dao Musuem
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
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 in touch with nature at Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang and Nha Trang Beach. Nha Tho Nui and Long Son Pagoda are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, steep yourself in history at The Old House of Mr Hai Thai, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

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Traveling by flight from Con Son to Nha Trang takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Hue.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Long Son Pagoda ©
Long Son Pagoda
Nha Tho Nui ©
Nha Tho Nui
Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang ©
Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang

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.
On the 16th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Tomb of Tu Duc, thendelve into the distant past at Nine Dynastic Urns, thensteep yourself in history at Imperial City, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Thuan An Beach. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, thenexplore the activities along Perfume River, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Royal Tombs.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hue travel app.

Traveling by flight from Nha Trang to Hue takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March in Hue, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tomb of Tu Duc ©
Tomb of Tu Duc
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Non Nuoc Beach and Cua Dai Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Cantonese Assembly Hall and Viet Made. Go for a jaunt from Hoi An to Duy Xuyen District to see Mỹ Sơn about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge, kick back and relax at An Bang Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hoi An trip itinerary maker app.

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 March, daytime highs in Hoi An are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hoi An

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn
Highlights from your plan
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Non Nuoc Beach ©
Non Nuoc Beach
Mỹ Sơn ©
Mỹ Sơn

3
nights
Halong Bay

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Bai Tu Long Bay and Hạ Long Bay. Step off the beaten path and head to Lan Ha Bay and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Get out of town with these interesting Halong Bay side-trips: Cat Ba (Cat Co 1 Beach & Cat Ba National Park). There's still lots to do: visit Cua Van Floating Village.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Halong Bay day trip website.

Getting from Hoi An to Halong Bay by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or take a bus. On the 24th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Hanoi.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Cat Ba
Highlights from your plan
Bai Tu Long Bay ©
Bai Tu Long Bay
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Lan Ha Bay ©
Lan Ha Bay

2
nights
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 24th (Fri): pick up some new knowledge with Indigo Store. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Old Quarter, thenlook for gifts at Zeds Threads, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hanoi attractions planner.

You can take a bus from Halong Bay to Hanoi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

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