10 days in Hanoi, Halong Bay & Sapa Itinerary

10 days in Hanoi, Halong Bay & Sapa Itinerary

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10 days in Hanoi, Halong Bay & Sapa Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Hanoi
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Drive + ferry:  4​h
2
Halong Bay
— 1 night
+2
ferry + Drive + Fly:  4​h
3
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Sapa
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Hanoi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Singapore

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.
To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hanoi online tour itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Hanoi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time (SGT) to Indochina Time (ICT) is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Tired City Bao Khanh ©
Tired City Bao Khanh

1
night
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.
To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Halong Bay vacation maker tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You will leave for Hanoi on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Halong Bay

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Hanoi

Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the galleries of 54 Traditions Gallery, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then steep yourself in history at Hoa Lo Prison, and finally make a trip to Ho Van - Van Mieu.

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Getting from Halong Bay to Hanoi by combination of ferry and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sapa.

Things to do in Hanoi

Adventure Tours Outdoors
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Spas
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

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nights
Sapa

Sapa ©
A hub of tourism in the country's northwestern mountainous region, Sapa represents home for a large number of ethnic minorities from the hill tribes of the region, and acts as a base for explorations of the surrounding area's wealth of natural sights.
Escape the urban bustle at Fansipan Mountain and Y Linh Ho. The adventure continues: admire the verdant scenery at Muong Hoa Valley, pause for some serene contemplation at The Stone Church (Holy Rosary Church), wander the streets of Ta Phin Village, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sapa trip itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Hanoi to Sapa in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hanoi.

Things to do in Sapa

Nature Parks Spas
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Fansipan Mountain ©
Fansipan Mountain
Muong Hoa Valley ©
Muong Hoa Valley
Y Linh Ho ©
Y Linh Ho

3
nights
Hanoi

Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): stop by Tired City Hang Bong, examine the collection at Vietnamese Women's Museum, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh's Stilt House, then contemplate the long history of Presidential Palace Historical Site, then explore the activities along West Lake, and finally play a few rounds at Vietnam Luxury Golf - Day Tours.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hanoi trip planner .

Getting from Sapa to Hanoi by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
One Pillar Pagoda ©
One Pillar Pagoda
West Lake ©
West Lake

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