16 days in Vietnam, Hong Kong & Bangkok Itinerary

16 days in Vietnam, Hong Kong & Bangkok Itinerary

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16 days in Vietnam, Hong Kong & Bangkok Itinerary

Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Phan Thiet, Vietnam
— Few hours
bus:  3​h
3
Da Lat, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 1 night
shuttle:  1​h
5
Da Nang, Vietnam
— Few hours
bus:  2​h
6
Hue, Vietnam
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
7
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam
— Few hours
taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
8
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
9
Hong Kong, China
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
10
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Singapore, Singapore

2
nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): view the masterpieces at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market. On the next day, make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, then get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, and finally take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In December, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Phan Thiet.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

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

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Phan Thiet, Vietnam

Phan Thiet
An emerging coastal getaway, the city of Phan Thiet has always been known for its fishing industry and, in particular, as a center of fish sauce production.
To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Phan Thiet trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ho Chi Minh City to Phan Thiet takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a train. You will leave for Da Lat on the 23rd (Mon).

Things to do in Phan Thiet

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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3
nights
Da Lat, Vietnam

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.
To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Da Lat trip planner .

Take a bus from Phan Thiet to Da Lat in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You will leave for Hoi An on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in Da Lat

Tours Outdoors Parks
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1
night
Hoi An, Vietnam

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the galleries of Precious Heritage by Rehahn.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Hoi An trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by flight from Da Lat to Hoi An takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Hoi An are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can take a shuttle to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Museums Shopping
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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn

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Da Nang, Vietnam

Da Nang
A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Da Nang trip maker website .

Traveling by shuttle from Hoi An to Da Nang takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. You'll set off for Hue on the 27th (Fri).

Things to do in Da Nang

Tours Shopping Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:

1
night
Hue, Vietnam

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.
To see photos and other tourist information, use the Hue travel route planner.

You can take a bus from Da Nang to Hue in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 21°C. You will leave for Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Hue

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:

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Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam

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.
For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park holiday maker app .

You can drive from Hue to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. You'll set off for Hanoi on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:

1
night
Hanoi, Vietnam

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, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Hanoi journey builder .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hanoi takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and flight. You'll set off for Hong Kong on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:

4
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hong Kong journey maker site .

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hong Kong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Hanoi to Hong Kong due to the time zone difference. In December, daytime highs in Hong Kong are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. On the 2nd (Thu), you're off toBangkok.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Shopping Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 2:

3
nights
Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok
Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bangkok online route builder .

Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Bangkok takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. Traveling from Hong Kong to Bangkok, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Hong Kong in January: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 36°C and lows are around 26°C. On the 5th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Tours Nightlife
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