60 days in Vietnam Itinerary

60 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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1
Hanoi
— 7 nights
2
Ninh Binh
— 3 nights
3
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
— 2 nights
4
Hue
— 6 nights
5
Hoi An
— 8 nights
6
Nha Trang
— 7 nights
7
Da Lat
— 7 nights
8
Ho Chi Minh City
— 7 nights
9
Phu Quoc Island
— 4 nights
10
Halong Bay
— 5 nights

7
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Old Quarter and Hoa Lo Prison. On the 20th (Mon), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Spend the 21st (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), brush up on your military savvy at Vietnam Military History Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at One Pillar Pagoda, and get engrossed in the history at Ho Chi Minh Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Hanoi trip tool.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Hanoi is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Reykjavik to Hanoi is 7 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Ninh Binh.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 16 — 23:
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Food Tours
Vietnam National Museum of Nature ©
Vietnam National Museum of Nature
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

3
nights
Ninh Binh

Ninh Binh ©
A fairly nondescript town, Ninh Binh acts as a base for explorations of the province of the same name, with the karst landscape and lush valleys that surround the town offering a wealth of scenic vistas of rice paddies and rugged rocks.
Ninh Binh is known for nature, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, hunt for treasures at Rong Market Ninh Binh, tour the pleasant surroundings at Van Long Nature Reserve, and Head underground at Mua Caves.

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Traveling by bus from Hanoi to Ninh Binh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Ninh Binh can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Ninh Binh

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Find places to stay May 23 — 26:
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Trang An Grottoes ©
Trang An Grottoes
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mua Caves ©
Mua Caves

2
nights
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.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is known for nature, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Son Doong Cave, relax in the rural setting at The Duck Stop, explore the striking landscape of Phong Nha Caves, and take in nature's colorful creations at Phong Nha Botanic Garden.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park holiday app.

Traveling by car from Ninh Binh to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Hue.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay May 26 — 29:
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Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves
Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop

6
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Imperial City and Nature & Wildlife Tours. When in Hue, make a side trip to see Ba Na Hills SunWorld in Da Nang, approximately Da Nang away. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, stroll through Dam Chuon Huong Quan, contemplate the long history of The Flag Tower, and don't miss a visit to Luc Bo Culture Space.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hue trip app.

Getting from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hue by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ba Na Hills SunWorld
Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 4:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Ba Na Hills SunWorld ©
Ba Na Hills SunWorld
Imperial City ©
Imperial City

8
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 visit kid-friendly attractions like Hoi An Ancient Town and Japanese Covered Bridge. Get out of town with these interesting Hoi An side-trips: Mỹ Sơn (in Duy Xuyen District) and Da Nang (Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture, Dragon Bridge, &more). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Marble Mountains, explore the galleries of Precious Heritage by Rehahn, stop by Rubin Cloth Shop, and contemplate the long history of The Old House of Phun Hung.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hoi An trip builder site.

You can drive from Hue to Hoi An in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Hoi An are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 12:
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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains
Food Tours

7
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Scuba & Snorkeling and VinWonders Nha Trang. Spend the 16th (Sun) on the water with a fishing tour. Pack the 18th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Central Park. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Po Nagar Cham Towers, witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang, pause for some serene contemplation at Bac Thanh Church, and kick back and relax at Nha Trang Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Nha Trang trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Hoi An to Nha Trang in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can catch the bus to Da Lat.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 19:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
VinWonders Nha Trang ©
VinWonders Nha Trang
Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers

7
nights
Da Lat

While often referred to as "City of a Thousand Flowers," "City of a Thousand Pines," and "City of a Thousand Palms," you'd be right in thinking that numbers far greater than a thousand have given Da Lat its reputation as a fertile agricultural heartland.
Da Lat is known for nature, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, push the limits with an extreme tour, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Dalat Market.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Da Lat trip planner.

You can take a bus from Nha Trang to Da Lat in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Da Lat

Tours · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 26:
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Xuan Huong Lake ©
Xuan Huong Lake
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

7
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Cu Chi Tunnels and Food Tours. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 2nd (Tue) at Dam Sen Water Park. Pack the 3rd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Suoi Tien Theme Park. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Nha tho Da Minh, get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, and hunt for treasures at Ben Thanh Market.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City visit planner.

Fly from Da Lat to Ho Chi Minh City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Phu Quoc Island.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Theme Parks · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 3:
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Food Tours
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
Dam Sen Water Park ©
Dam Sen Water 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.
Family-friendly places like Phu Quoc Countryside and Ong Lang Beach will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: make a splash at Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cao Dai Temple, look for gifts at All Good Things Phu Quoc, and enjoy the sand and surf at Sao Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Phu Quoc Island journey planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Ho Chi Minh City to Phu Quoc Island in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Phu Quoc Island

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 7:
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Sao Beach ©
Sao Beach
Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc ©
Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc
Ong Lang Beach ©
Ong Lang Beach

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Hạ Long Bay and Stand-Up Paddleboarding will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Halong Bay: Minh Chau beach (in Quan Lan) and Lan Ha Bay (in Cat Ba). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Bai Tu Long Bay, explore the fascinating underground world of Tien Ong Cave, head off the coast to Hon Ga Choi Island, and make a splash at Sun World Ha Long Complex.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Halong Bay tour planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Phu Quoc Island to Halong Bay in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, bus, and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Cat Ba, Minh Chau beach
Find places to stay Jul 7 — 12:
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Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Sun World Ha Long Complex ©
Sun World Ha Long Complex
Minh Chau beach ©
Minh Chau beach

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