Unforgettable Vietnam: A 10-Day Adventure of a Lifetime

Vietnam is a country full of captivating contrasts – verdant rice paddies, vibrant cities, misty mountains, and remote tropical islands.

With so much natural, cultural, and historic diversity across the country, planning the ultimate 10-day Vietnam itinerary is no easy feat.

As a travel writer and content creator, I set out to craft an unforgettable Vietnam adventure that would provide a tantalizing taste of this mesmerizing destination.

From sailing Halong Bay to exploring the Imperial City of Hue to roaming the charming Old Quarter of Hanoi, this journey captures Vietnam’s magnificent highlights while allowing ample time to immerse in each unique locale. If you have 10 days to spare, join me on this once-in-a-lifetime Vietnamese extravaganza!

Unforgettable Vietnam: A 10-Day Adventure of a Lifetime

Unforgettable Vietnam: A 10-Day Adventure of a Lifetime

Day 1: Arrive in Hanoi

Touch down in Vietnam’s charismatic capital city, the historical heart of the nation…

Day 2: Discover Ha Long Bay

Journey to the breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ha Long Bay to sail through its emerald waters and limestone islets…

Day 3: Hanoi Highlights

Return to Hanoi and dive into the city’s captivating contrasts – roam the lively Old Quarter, admire ancient architecture, savor street food delicacies…

Day 4: Overnight Train to Hue

Board an overnight train and watch the countryside roll by as you make your way south to Vietnam’s imperial city…

Day 5: Imperial Hue

Discover the royal pavilions, temples, and tombs of the 19th-century Nguyen Dynasty in the monument-strewn UNESCO site of Hue’s Imperial Enclosure…

Day 6: Day Trip to Hoi An

Take a scenic drive along the coast to charming Hoi An, a historic trading port defined by Chinese shophouses, lantern-lit alleys, and laidback cafes…

Day 7: Fly to Ho Chi Minh City

Make your way south to Vietnam’s largest metropolis, whose sticky rice, simmering pho, buzzing scooters and vibrant energy captivate…

Day 8: Cu Chi Tunnels

Journey underground into the amazing network of Cu Chi tunnels, a legendary tunnel system used by the Viet Cong army during the Vietnam War…

Day 9: Mekong Delta

Escape the city for Southeast Asia’s largest delta, where floating markets, lush rice paddies, tropical fruit farms and friendly locals give you an authentic slice of Vietnamese life…

Day 10: Farewell, Vietnam!

As your epic 10 day affair draws to a close, reflect on the unforgettable moments from the perfumed Imperial City to electric Ho Chi Minh City that make Vietnam such a diverse, distinctive, and addictive destination. Hope to return soon!


From cruising Halong Bay’s mystic waters to discovering imperial relics in Hue to navigating Ho Chi Minh City’s buzzing streets, this 10-day extravaganza packs an intense collection of Vietnam’s most magnificent highlights into an unforgettable adventure.

With its intoxicating blend of natural wonders, cultural gems, and historic echoes in vibrant modern cities, Vietnam will lure you back time and again!

Manvendra Singh
Manvendra Singh

Hi, I am Manvendra Singh, a passionate travel vlogger with a vision to enrich the travel experience for adventurers around the globe.

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