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2 Weeks in Vietnam. Where should I go???

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1. Posted by Palenvillegirl (Budding Member 2 posts) 1y

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Planning my first trip to Vietnam the last week of February first week in March 2016. We plan on flying into Ho Chi Minh City and my boyfriend wants to visit Angkor wat. We're flying out of Ho Chi Minh City. Other than that, we're open to suggestions. What should we do???

2. Posted by stronglee (Budding Member 2 posts) 1y

Do you want to make a trip to other places in vietnam such as Mekong delta?

3. Posted by Palenvillegirl (Budding Member 2 posts) 1y

Sure. I'm open to any suggestions. We were thinking to stay south and not travel too far north since we only have 2 weeks.

4. Posted by stronglee (Budding Member 2 posts) 1y

I think you can make a trip like this to explore the mekong delta. It just takes one week or less. There are several destinations you can aim for (in order): tien giang, can tho, phu quoc island --- cambodia.

5. Posted by travel1995 (Budding Member 6 posts) 1y

yes i also think that you need to go to the mekong delta. If you love photography you will be happy there. There are many interesting things, lifestyle and people there. I'm a local vietnamese guys. Just PM me to get help :D

6. Posted by devilface1305 (Budding Member 7 posts) 1y

Welcome to Vietnam!
If you come Southern Vietnam, You can spending 4 days visiting Southern Vietnam as the intinerary bellow:
D1: arrival Hochiminh city ( called Saigon) - which is a largest city in Vietnam. - city tour half day. Highlight: The former Presidential Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office and city Hall. dinner - free time and overnight in Hochiminh city.
D2: Hochiminh - Mekong Delta (My Tho Province): You should book a boat trip (open tour) (about: 20 -30 usd/pax include: transportation, boat, sampan trip, lunch, tourguide). After lunch, you comeback Hochiminh city- shopping (Ben Thanh market - local market). Dinner.
D3: Hochiminh - Cu Chi Tunnels: Cu Chi tunnels is system underground, you have a amazing tour :). lunch and comeback Hochiminh city - visit Thein Hou Temple in China town. Dinner.
D4: Hochiminh city : free and easy and departure.

If you have more time on Vietnam. you can visit Phuquoc island - so beautiful. You can spend 2 days or 3 days visiting Phuquoc island.
You can refer more at thread: 12 Days in Vietnam.
or you see about some destination, which i had came: Hoi An - Saigon: via youtube with subject:
-My subject for Hoian: "Hoian ancient town, Vietnam - amazing destination"
or "Bai Choi" - "Called shack card" Amazing game in Hoian ancient town.
- My subject for Hochiminh: Lunar new year in Hochiminh city (called Saigon), Vietnam
- My subject for Quynhon, Binh Dinh province, Vietnam: "Queen Beach - Beautiful Landscape in Quy Nhon - Binh Dinh, Vietnam"

Have a nice trip

7. Posted by Jaxlive (Budding Member 33 posts) 1y

Been to Can Gio and Vung Tau.. Interesting

8. Posted by Rogerdillon (Budding Member 14 posts) 1y

Hi Palenvillegirl,
You are looking for travel in Vietnam. I would suggest to go Ha Long Bay. It's a lovely place. Here, you see natural beauty, type of islands. It has around 120 Km long coast line. This is the best place to making fun with couple.;)

Hoping it's helpful.

9. Posted by devilface1305 (Budding Member 7 posts) 1y

Danang beach via youtube with subject: Danang Beach, Vietnam :) so beautiful

10. Posted by cuong2004hd (Budding Member 2 posts) 51w

Hi, you can go 1 days in Sai Gon,2 nights on boat in Mekong, and 1 nights in hotel in Chau Doc and boat to Phnompenh, and visit Angkor!