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Vietnam 9 Day Itinerary: Journey to Southeast Asia's gem

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Vietnam, a beautiful country in Asia, has gained popularity amongst tourists as a must visit destination. Vietnam tourism offers diverse landscapes, wealthy history as well as dynamic culture. Pickyourtrail offers a variety of Vietnam travel packages to choose from, making your Vietnam trip much more fascinating. From serene beauty to vibrant countryside, Vietnam has everything that tourists want to experience. Here's a Vietnam Itinerary for 9 days that will be of immense help for you to plan your dream trip to Vietnam.

Day 1: Hanoi

Your Vietnam trip starts in the capital city of Hanoi. First, visit the historic Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, followed by the charming One Pillar Pagoda. Explore the bustling Old Quarter with its narrow streets and vibrant markets. In the Evening, enjoy the traditional Water puppet show. 

  • Ticket Prices: 2000 INR per adult for entrance fees, while for Children below the age of 10, it will cost around 1500 INR. 
  • Timings for the Water puppet show at Thang Long Theatre in Hanoi will vary between 3pm and 8pm.

Day 2: Halong Bay - Stunning Natural Beauty

Set sail on a breathtaking cruise to Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its emerald waters and limestone karsts. Must do activities in Halong Bay include kayaking, visiting fishing villages, and exploring stunning caves. 

  • Prices for a one-night cruise start around 165$ per person, which is roughly around 13,700INR. 
  • Timings: Cruise departures usually begin in the morning and return the next day afternoon.

Day 3: Hoi An - Ancient Town Delights

Fly to Hoi An, a charming ancient town spoken aloud for its well-preserved architecture and vibrant lantern streets. Spend your day wandering through the narrow alleys, visiting historic houses, and also learn lantern-making. Get mind blown by Hoi An's local cuisine.

Day 4: Hue - Imperial Heritage

Travel to Hue, once renowned as the imperial capital of Vietnam. Explore the majestic Imperial City, home to palaces, temples, and the Forbidden Purple City. Visit the iconic Thien Mu Pagoda and take a dragon boat ride along the Perfume River. Pickyourtrail’s Vietnam holiday packages offer the opportunity to explore this imperial city of Vietnam to the fullest!

  • Prices: For Dragon boat ride, prices might be around 140 INR to 500 INR per person. 
  • Timings for the dragon boat ride on weekdays would be from 8am to 9pm, while on weekends it will be from 8am to 10pm.

Day 5: Da Nang - Beach and Marble Mountains

From Hue, move on to Da Nang. Discover the Marble Mountains, a cluster of limestone hills with caves and pagodas. Also, the Golden bridge is an important place to visit in Vietnam.

  • Price: The entry fees for golden bridge will be around 2500 INR per person.
  • Timings: Most attractions are open from morning till evening, while the golden bridge will be open for visitors from 7am to 10pm.

Day 6: Ho Chi Minh City - Urban Energy

Fly to Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City. Visit the famous War Remnants Museum, Notre-Dame Cathedral, and Reunification Palace, leaving no stones unturned. Also do forget to dive into the vibrant markets in Ho Chi Minh city.

War remnants museum

  • Price: Entry fees for War remnants museum will be around 140 INR per person
  • Timings are from 7:30am to 5:30pm the whole week. 

Reunification Palace

  • Price: Entry into reunification palace will cost around 200 INR 
  • Timings: 8:00am to 6:45pm in weekdays and from 8:00am to 7:45pm in weekends

Notre-Dame Cathedral

  • Price: Entry into Notre-Dame cathedral is free of cost 
  • Timings: 7:30am to 11:30am and from 1:00pm to 4:00pm.

Day 7: Mekong Delta - River Adventure

Commence on a day trip to Mekong Delta, a place filled with lush landscapes. Experience the local way of life by visiting the traditional villages, floating markets, and rice paddies. Mekong delta is a must visit included in every Vietnam package.

Day 8: Phu Quoc - Island Paradise

Fly to Phu Quoc Island, a tropical paradise known for its stunning beaches.

Snorkeling and Scuba diving are considered one of the best things to do in Vietnam

  • Prices: start from 1600 INR for Snorkeling and for Scuba diving it costs around 3700 INR. 
  • Timings: for both the activities timings vary from the morning till afternoon.

Day 9: Departure

Wrap up your Vietnam travel. A trip to Vietnam will always fill your hearts with happiness! Look back and cherish the memories that you take from this beautiful and enchanting country. Tạm biệt Vietnam!

In conclusion, Vietnam boasts a mesmerizing blend of history, culture, and natural beauty. Choose Pickyourtrail's Vietnam packages for family and customize your own unforgettable 9-day itinerary, catering to your interests and preferences. Whether you are seeking a romantic Vietnam honeymoon package or Vietnam holiday package, Pickyourtrail has it all to offer you the dream hussle free trip to Vietnam!

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