Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh 5 days

Traveling from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City is an excellent chance to explore Vietnam. The distance between these two places is nearly 950km. This transfer takes five days with stops on the way to enjoy the various beauty of the country. You can stop to discover Quy Nhon, Nha Trang, Mui Ne, and Ho Chi Minh Cities.

A fishing village on the route from Hoi An to HCM City
A fishing village on the route from Hoi An to HCM City. ©Mr Hai (Our driver)

Brief of the drive:

  • Day 1: Hoi An – Quy Nhon
  • Day 2: Quy Nhon – Nha Trang
  • Day 3: Nha Trang
  • Day 4: Nha Trang – Mui Ne
  • Day 5: Mui Ne – Ho Chi Minh

>> For an opposite way, you may check how to get from Ho Chi Minh to Hoi An.

Detail of the itinerary:

Day 1: Hoi An to Quy Nhon

We will depart from your hotel in Hoi An to Quy Nhon – a small city on the beach. On the route, we will stop to visit Chien Dan Towers – the old brick towers built in the 13th century. Then, We continue to drive to Quang Ngai Province to stop to discover the Son My (My Lai) Memorial Site. Son My is the terrible massacre that happened on March 6th, 1968, with the death of 504 public people.

After visiting My Lai, we come back to the car to visit the famous Dang Thuy Tram Polyclinic which was called the name of a female doctor who died in the Vietnam War, but the heroic spirit still lives in her famous diary. Lunch on the way (optional).

Thuy Tram polyclinic in Quang Ngai Province
Our tourists visit Dang Thuy Tram polyclinic in Quang Ngai. @Vietnamdrive

We continue driving through the beautiful countryside with rice fields, salt fields at Sa Huynh, and the beautiful mountains and hills, and along the lovely coast to Quy Nhon city. We will check into the hotel to relax in Quy Nhon.

Day 2: Quy Nhon to Nha Trang

In the morning, we start from your hotel in Quy Nhon to Nha Trang – another beautiful beach city. The drive passes through the pretty coastline and the nice passes. We stop taking pictures of nice sights on the way. Relax at your hotel in Nha Trang.

Day 3: Nha Trang

In the morning, you have a chance to enjoy the beach by yourself. In the afternoon, Nha Trang city tour to visit Ponagar Cham TemplesLong Son Pagodaand Dam Market, and take comfortable leisure at the mud-bath place(optional), which is good for treatment and enjoyment. You are overnight in Nha Trang.

Day 4: Nha Trang to Mui Ne

We travel from Nha Trang to Mui Ne. This trip will drive you to the beautiful paradise of Sun, Sand, and wild beach in Mui Ne with the rock information. Enjoy and take pictures at the sand dune and relax at your hotels in Mui Ne.

Day 5: Mui Ne to Ho Chi Minh (Sai Gon)

We will drive from Mui Ne to Ho Chi Minh (Sai Gon is the old name of Ho Chi Minh City, now it is the central part of Ho Chi Minh). You can explore the fantastic local activities and the colorful nightlife in Saigon when spending your holidays here. The drive will be finished at your hotel in Sai Gon.

The journey includes a selected modern car, professional driver, toll, petrol, and parking fee.

Departure for this itinerary: Daily as per your request, and a private trip.

Customized tour: Yes, please contact us to customize this itinerary

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