7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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7 days in Vietnam Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Hanoi
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Hue
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Hoi An
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
4
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Tired City Bao Khanh, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then wander the streets of Old Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of 54 Traditions Gallery, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Hanoi itinerary tool .

Bengaluru, India to Hanoi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Spas

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, steep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thien Mu Pagoda, then contemplate the long history of Imperial City, and finally make a trip to The Noon Gate (Cua Ngo Mon).

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hue trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hue takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in May, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites
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Imperial City ©
Imperial City
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang
Tomb of Tu Duc ©
Tomb of Tu Duc

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 28th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Japanese Covered Bridge, make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally admire the masterpieces at Precious Heritage by Rehahn.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hoi An journey maker website .

You can drive from Hue to Hoi An in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Hoi An, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Museums Shopping Spas
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Spas
Japanese Covered Bridge ©
Japanese Covered Bridge
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town

2
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.
On the 29th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Central Post Office, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City trip website .

You can fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Spas Museums Historic Sites
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Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
Spas
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

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