10 day sample itinerary

Hanoi and Da Nang Multi Centre

Enjoy the bustling city of Hanoi in the north and peaceful beaches of Da Nang in central Vietnam

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Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam offers a captivating mix of old and new Asia, where the medieval and modern co-exist. Make sure to visit the Temple of Literature which once housed the country's oldest university, and the Old Quarter bursting with shops selling a wide variety of traditional goods and souvenirs. A short flight and 15 minute road transfer will take you to the peaceful sandy beaches of Danang, spend your day relaxing with a good book or observing the local fisherman as they bring in their catch from the day. We can arrange a city tour of Da Nang to see the sculptures at the Cham museum, a cyclo ride along the quaint waters of the Hun River followed by a visit to the Marble Mountains or alternativily step into the kitchen for a Vietnamese Cooking Class. 

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Visit the bustling capital of Vietnam
  • Take a cyclo ride through the Old Quarter
  • Relax on the unspolit beaches of Danang
  • Visit the nearby UNESCO World Heritage town of Hoi An

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
10 days
Destination Breakdown
Options
Private basis, Self-Guided
  • Hanoi

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Visit West Lake by day or night experience a relaxed social atmosphere
    • Book a Water Puppet Show
    • Take an early morning Tai Chi lesson
    • Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
    • Hanoi weekend night market for shopping
  • Da Nang

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Sweeping beaches
    • Luxury beachfront resorts
    • Cham Sculpture Museum
    • Dragon Bridge Show Saturday and Sunday nights
    • Da Nang Cathedral
Hanoi

Start your Vietnamese adventure in the north, the capital city of Vietnam, Hanoi. We recommend spending around three nights to give you enough time to make your way around the highlights of the city and become familiar with the Vietnamese way of life. Take a cyclo ride around the Old Quarter with its charming streets dating back to the 13th century, before exploring the Temple of Literature, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and One Pillar Pagoda. Hanoi is also a great starting point to explore surround areas also in the north such as Sapa, Halong Bay and Ninh Binh.

Da Nang

Sit back and relax on the gorgeous sandy beaches of Danang. The charming town of Hoi An is just a short drive way with its many market stalls and tailor-shops, also nearby is the imperial city of Hue. Danang offers you the perfect contrast between relaxing beach days and fascinating history and culture, a 5 – 7 night stay here will allow you time to relax and unwind and also visit the nearby attractions of central Vietnam. The luxury beachfront hotel of Da Nang are second to none from the service and standard of rooms to the stunning beach views and fresh seafood on offer.  

Highlights

  • Marble Mountains
  • Vietnamese Cooking Class
  • Sweeping sandy beaches waiting to be enjoyed