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HOI TO HCMC - fly, train or bus

  • WILLIAMS5

    Joined Travelfish
    14th November, 2011
    Posts: 7

    We are flying up to Hoi An from HCMC but considering travelling on land for the return leg. Is this a very scenic route worth travelling? Are sections of it more scenic than others or is it just a long strectch of highway? Happy to break it up with bus & overnight train if feasible? Any thoughts and suggestions much appreciated. Accom in Hoi An? - clean and central for 2A & 3 teenagers?

    #1 Posted: 16/11/2011 - 14:02

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  • daawgon

    Joined Travelfish
    17th April, 2007
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    You don't say if and where you'd like to stop along that route. I did it by train on my way to Dalat last year and the trip was very long and boring (train is also none too clean/bugs). The bus is downright dangerous because the roads are deathtraps - just google for road deaths in Vietnam, and you'll understand. If you want to stop in Nha Trang, Dalat or Mui Ne, I really suggest you fly.

    #2 Posted: 19/11/2011 - 12:46

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