12 days in Vietnam Itinerary

12 days in Vietnam Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Drive:  15 h 30 min
1
Dao Co To
— 1 day
Travel:  3 h 30 min
2
Halong Bay
— 2 nights
Drive + Bus:  10 h 30 min
3
Sapa
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h 30 min
4
Hoi An
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Tam Ky
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Bengaluru

1
day
Dao Co To

Dao Co To ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Co To Island.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Dao Co To trip builder.

Bengaluru, India to Dao Co To is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Dao Co To. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for travel to Halong Bay.

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Parks Nature
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Co To Island ©
Co To Island

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. On your second day here, Head underground at Dau Go Cave and then kick back and relax at Quan Lan Beach.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Halong Bay road trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dao Co To to Halong Bay. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sapa.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Quan Lan Beach
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Quan Lan Beach ©
Quan Lan Beach
Dau Go Cave ©
Dau Go Cave

1
night
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.
On the 5th (Fri), examine the collection at Sapa Culture Museum, look for gifts at Indigo Cat, thendon't miss a visit to O Quy Ho Mountain Pass, thendon't miss a visit to Terraced Rice Fields in Shin Chai Village, and finally take a stroll through Giang Ta Chai Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Deo Tram Ton, thentake in the awesome beauty at Y Linh Ho, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sapa itinerary maker.

Getting from Halong Bay to Sapa by combination of car and bus takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Sapa

Tours Neighborhoods Shopping
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Walking tours
Giang Ta Chai Village ©
Giang Ta Chai Village
Sapa Culture Museum ©
Sapa Culture Museum

3
nights
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 discover tucked-away gems like Kayaking & Canoeing and Precious Heritage by Rehahn. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, steep yourself in history at Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cantonese Assembly Hall.

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Getting from Sapa to Hoi An by flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tam Ky.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Tra Que Vegetable Village ©
Tra Que Vegetable Village
Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien) ©
Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien)

1
night
Tam Ky

Tam Ky ©
Tam Kỳ is the capital city of Quảng Nam Province, in the South Central Coast of Vietnam.HistoryThe town was established in 1906 under the Nguyễn Dynasty as an administrative and tax post. On the 10th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Chien Dan Cham Tower.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Tam Ky trip builder website.

You can drive from Hoi An to Tam Ky in an hour. In July, daytime highs in Tam Ky are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tam Ky

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Chien Dan Cham Tower ©
Chien Dan Cham Tower

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