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10 Days in Vietnam: A Journey to Discover the Best of Southeast Asia

Posted By: Sao La Tours / Vietnam Travel Guides
Vietnam is a country that offers a unique blend of traditional and modern lifestyle, breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and an exciting food scene. It's no wonder why it's one of Southeast Asia's most famous tourist destinations. With only ten days at hand, you might feel like exploring Vietnam can be a daunting task, but it's not impossible if you plan smart. In this blog, we will take you on a journey of ten days to discover the best of Vietnam.

Hanoi Old Quarter and Hoan Kiem Lake - 10 days in vietnam

Explore centuries of culture and history in Hanoi's vibrant Old Quarter! Time-honored architecture, iconic street food, and unique souvenirs await you in Vietnam’s bustling heart. (Source: Collected)

Day 1: Hanoi Old Quarter and Hoan Kiem Lake

On the first day, we recommend immersing yourself in the history of Hanoi, Vietnam's capital city. Start at the Old Quarter, also known as the "36 Streets," where you can see the remnants of ancient Vietnam. Take a stroll around the narrow alleys and admire the well-preserved colonial architecture. Afterward, head to Hoan Kiem Lake, located in the heart of Hanoi. The lake is a hub of activity with locals exercising, socializing, and escaping the hustle-bustle of the city.

Unravel the secrets of Halong Bay up close and personal on a kayaking adventure - 10 days in vietnam

Unravel the secrets of Halong Bay up close and personal on a kayaking adventure! (Source: Collected)

Day 2: Halong Bay

On the second day, take a day trip to Halong Bay, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Halong Bay is known for its towering limestone cliffs and crystal-clear waters. Take a cruise through the bay, explore the many caves, or go swimming or kayaking. Try to catch the sunrise or sunset to witness the bay in its full beauty.

Exploring the stunning ancient Citadel Hue, a symbol of Vietnam rich culture and history - 10 days in vietnam

Exploring the stunning ancient Citadel Hue, a symbol of Vietnam's rich culture and history! (Source: Collected)

Day 3: Hue

On day three, a scenic train ride will take you Hanoi to the ancient city of Hue. Hue was once the imperial city of Vietnam, and it's where you can visit the ancient Citadel and Imperial Palace. Try the famous "bun bo hue," a spicy beef noodle soup that is unique to Hue.

Hoi An ancient Town holds so much beauty and charm - 10 days in vietnam

Hoi An ancient Town holds so much beauty and charm! (Source: Collected)

Day 4: Hoi An

On day four, continue your journey South to Hoi An, where you can experience the charm of Vietnam's colonial architecture. Take a stroll through the city's ancient lanes, admire the Japanese covered bridge, and visit the Chinese Assembly Halls. Be sure to give yourself time to sample some delicious street food in the evening.

Hoi An Cooking Class - 10 days in vietnam

Come explore the aromatic flavors of Hoi An, Vietnam! Join us for a cooking class and learn to cook up dishes that will tantalize your tastebuds and transport you to paradise. (Source: Collected)

Day 5: Hoi An Cooking Class

Start your day by joining a cooking class in Hoi An. You'll learn to cook Vietnamese cuisine and even receive a certificate for your efforts. After cooking, hop on a bike to the An Bang beach to spend the afternoon.

Be enchanted by the beauty of Da Nang - 10 days in vietnam

Be enchanted by the beauty of Da Nang! Come experience the stunning beaches, interesting attractions and vibrant culture that make this city so unique. (Source: Collected)

Day 6: Da Nang

On day six, take a short journey Hoi An to Da Nang. Da Nang is replete with stunning beaches, marble mountains, and an amusement park. Visit the Golden Bridge, located at Ba Na Hills, a new attraction that has quickly gained popularity. The 150-meter long Golden Bridge is held up by two giant stone hands.

Welcome to the vibrant streets of Ho Chi Minh City - 10 days in vietnam

Welcome to the vibrant streets of Ho Chi Minh City! From breathtaking views to legendary street food, this is an adventure you don't want to miss out on. (Source: Collected)

Day 7: Ho Chi Minh City

Take a flight to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's financial and cultural center. Spend the day exploring the Wartime Remnants Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Independence Palace. In the evening, visit the Saigon Opera House to witness the pinnacle of Vietnamese performing arts.

Visit the Cu Chi Tunnels and experience a piece of Vietnam history

Visit the Cu Chi Tunnels and experience a piece of Vietnam's history! Prepare to be mesmerised by the system of underground tunnels that played a major role in our remarkable heritage. (Source: Collected)

Day 8: Cu Chi Tunnels

On day eight, venture out of the city to the Cu Chi Tunnels, which served as the base for the Vietnamese army during the Vietnam War. Take a tour of the narrow tunnels that are well-preserved, and learn more about the Vietnamese people's struggle and ingenuity.

Take a journey to Vietnam Mekong Delta and explore our hidden gems

Take a journey to Vietnam's Mekong Delta and explore our hidden gems - discover vibrant cultures, delicious foods, and remarkable scenery that will stay with you forever. (Source: Collected)

Day 9: Mekong Delta

Explore the Mekong Delta on day nine. The Mekong Delta is a vast network of waterways that supports millions of people. Join a cruise along the river, visit local markets, farms, and learn about the farmers' daily lives. The Mekong Delta is rich in fruits such as pineapple, mango, dragon fruit, and many more.

Its been a beautiful journey of discovering culture, delicious food, and people who will stay in our hearts forever

It's been a beautiful journey of discovering culture, delicious food, and people who will stay in our hearts forever. Say goodbye to Vietnam, but take all your warm memories with you! (Source: Collected)

Day 10: Departure

On the last day, take some time to shop for souvenirs or relax before your departure. Say goodbye to Vietnam and vow to return to this beautiful country.

10 days in vietnam may not be enough to see everything in Vietnam, but this itinerary will guide you to experience the best of Vietnam. There is something for everyone – history, culture, nature, and fantastic cuisine. Vietnam's beauty is captivating, and you will walk away with memories that will last for a lifetime. Vietnam is more than a destination; it's an experience of a lifetime.

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