8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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1
Hanoi
— 1 day
2
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 1 night
3
Hue
— 1 night
4
Hoi An
— 3 nights

1
day
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 14th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Literature & National University, thencontemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Quarter.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Hanoi trip itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Hanoi is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from New Delhi to Hanoi, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Temple of Literature & National University
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

1
night
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park ©
Marked by underground rivers, famous caves, limestone cliffs, and tropical rainforests, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park wows visitors with a spectacular range of landscapes and wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at The Duck Stop, admire the natural beauty at Phong Nha Botanic Garden, and then don't miss a visit to Phong Nha Caves. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Paradise Cave and then explore the fascinating underground world of Son Doong Cave.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park online travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hue.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks Nature
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Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves
Paradise Cave
Paradise Cave
Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Thai Hoa Palace, contemplate the long history of Imperial City, contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, thensteep yourself in history at Tomb of Minh Mang, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Royal Tombs.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hue trip planning site.

Drive from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hue in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Hue sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites
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Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang
Imperial City ©
Imperial City

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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.
Visit Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien) and Mỹ Sơn for their historical value. Discover out-of-the-way places like My Khe Beach and Non Nuoc Beach. There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains, kick back and relax at Cua Dai Beach, and take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Hoi An vacation site.

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 April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 20th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hoi An

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn
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My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach
Non Nuoc Beach ©
Non Nuoc Beach
Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien) ©
Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien)

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