8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Vietnam visit planner

This plan was created by another inspirock user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Vietnam Itinerary

Start: Chennai (Madras)
Fly:  8​h 30​min
Hanoi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Hue
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Hoi An
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + shuttle:  3​h
Nha Trang
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  2​h 30​min
Ho Chi Minh City
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Chennai (Madras)

2
nights
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 9th (Fri): stop by Indigo Store, then explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), then take a stroll through Old Quarter, and finally stop by 54 Traditions Gallery.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Hanoi travel website .

Chennai (Madras), India to Hanoi is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Hue.

Things to do in Hanoi

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Nature
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Hanoi.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
54 Traditions Gallery ©
54 Traditions Gallery

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): stop by Healing the Wounded Heart Shop and then contemplate the long history of Hue Imperial City (The Citadel).

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Hue online vacation planner .

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hue takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in November, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

#Historic Sites, #Shopping
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Hue.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Hue Imperial City (The Citadel) ©
Hue Imperial City (The Citadel)
Healing the Wounded Heart Shop ©
Healing the Wounded Heart Shop

1
night
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.
On the 11th (Sun), browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market, look for gifts at Rubin Cloth Shop, then kick back and relax at Cua Dai Beach, then look for gifts at Buffalo Leather Shop, and finally look for gifts at NONY SHOP. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Hoi An Museum, then look for gifts at Trang Cloth Shop, and then kick back and relax at An Bang Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Hoi An online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Hue to Hoi An in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

#Shopping, #Outdoors, #Parks
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Hoi An.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Cua Dai Beach ©
Cua Dai Beach
An Bang Beach ©
An Bang Beach
Central Market ©
Central Market

2
nights
Nha Trang

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): choose your vessel at Mark Scott's Diving Vietnam. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach and then kick back and relax at Nha Trang Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nha Trang online tour itinerary planner .

Do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle from Hoi An to Nha Trang in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Nha Trang can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Nha Trang

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Adventure
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Nha Trang.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Mark Scott's Diving Vietnam ©
Mark Scott's Diving Vietnam
Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

1
night
Ho Chi Minh City

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.
On the 15th (Thu), stop by Ninh Khuong Hand Embroidery, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, then stop by Flame Tree by Zakka, then look for gifts at Elegant Silk, and finally get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum.

Discover how to plan a Ho Chi Minh City trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Nha Trang to Ho Chi Minh City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

#Shopping, #Museums
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Ho Chi Minh City.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ninh Khuong Hand Embroidery ©
Ninh Khuong Hand Embroidery

Similar Plans

10 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM TAIWAN January, teens, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM INDIA January, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM INDIA January, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA May, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA August, kids, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM POLAND December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES February, teens, popular PREFERENCES: February, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM CANADA February, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM INDIA January, kids, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: January, kids, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM TAIWAN January, teens, popular PREFERENCES: January, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Thailand & Vietnam BY A USER FROM CANADA March, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Vietnam BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Request travel agent in Vietnam
TRAVEL AGENT