Vietnam is a beautiful country with thousands of years of civilization, Vietnam is coming to the country of friendly locals, charming landscape, beautiful coasts and unique food. To discover all the great things of this country, you should have a perfect plan for your trip. We hope you can find ideas for yourself in this itinerary for your Vietnam classic tours in two weeks.
Days 1-3: Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon)
The most important are you should find your accommodations and acclimatize to the new time zone. For the best resting, you should book a hotel before you arrive into this city.
You have two choices to explore this city when you go on the Vietnam typical tours, it must be District 1 or District 3 areas. Which are jam packed with hawkers, backpackers, food stalls, tattoo shops, street-side massage parlors, and so much more? As you can find many cheap hotels here, this is the best place to explore on your trip.
Head to Cu Chi tunnels in the next day and then check out the War Remnants Museum. I’m sure that these places can help you improve your knowledge in Vietnam history especially the Vietnam war.
Ho Chi Minh city not only can help you improve your skills in haggling with the tuk-tuk drivers and street vendors but also can help you warm up for the rest of your unique tours.
Days 4-6: Mui Ne
The white and red sand dunes along with fairy stream must be the most amazing landscape you can find in your Vietnam south to north tour if you visit Mui Ne. Make sure to get the best Vietnam tour deal when you book a tour to Mui Ne, if not you can rent an ATV to cross the dunes.
Use your space-time to lazing around this beach town, enjoy a local drink in a hammock it an ideal plan of Vietnam classic tours you can make.
Days 7-9: Hoi An
Come to Hoi An, you shouldn’t miss the chances to explore the ancient My Son and the ancient town here. These are the UNESCO World Heritage sites so that you will not disappointed for sure. You should book a half day tour to the ancient My Son then rent a bicycle and spend the rest of day to check out the ancient town. Don’t forget to visit the bustling local market near the waterfront.
Hoi An is also known as the tailoring capital of Vietnam. So that it must be a big waste if you come to this city and don’t go to tailors in a small town and buy some cheap clothing for yourself.
In addition, the beaches here is the inspiring landscape you can visit in your Vietnam tour package. So that, on your last day, you should rent some bikes to go to the local beach.
Warning: Go ahead to the beach and don’t sit down any chair near the beach without asking the local people. Maybe some of them belong to the restaurant near the beach. You can deal with them to get a good price.
Days 10-11: Hanoi
Photo: Travel hanoi
The next destination should be Hanoi city which is another bustling city in Vietnam. You can find many differents between Saigon and Hanoi in your Vietnam classic tours also they are in the same country. The people and the dishes are not alike.
Head to Hoan Kiem lake and try Trang Tien ice-cream as many local people. This is not only a beautiful lake but also a history viewer of Vietnam through years. Go around the lake and accommodate with the craziness of the traffic in this city must be the unforgettable memory of your trip.
Check out Hoa Lo Prison museum in daytime and Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre in the evening. These are two sites most popular in this city where you can learn new knowledge about history and traditional of Vietnam.
Days 12-13: Ha Long Bay
Photo: Halong Cruise
Head to the most natural wonders of the world by taking an overnight journey.
Take in the breathtaking sunset and cruising through the spectacular karst mountain landscape must be the most beautiful memory of your south to north Vietnam tour.
Don’t forget to kayak and swim in beach if you are a beach lover.
Day 14: Back to Hanoi
Head back to Hanoi to fly back home. Hope you can get many memorials in your Vietnam classic tours.