5 days in Vietnam Itinerary

5 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Start: George Town, Penang Island
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Hoi An
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
3
Ho Chi Minh City
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: George Town, Penang Island

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of TiredCity Hang Bong, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then take a stroll through Old Quarter.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Hanoi trip planner.

George Town, Malaysia to Hanoi is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©

1
night
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.
On the 17th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at The Marble Mountains, thenmake a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, thensnap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Hoi An attractions planner.

Fly from Hanoi to Hoi An in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In December in Hoi An, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Parks Nature Spas

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
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Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains

1
night
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.
On the 18th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, thenadmire the striking features of Central Post Office, and finally take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City journey builder site.

Traveling by flight from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Hoi An in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Ho Chi Minh City: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Historic Sites
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Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Central Post Office ©
Central Post Office

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