Hoi An is an ancient town located in the lower section of Thu Bon River, Quang Nam Province, about 30 kilometers south of Danang city. Hoi An was a bustling international trading port, a meeting place of the trading ships of Japan, China and the West during the 17th and 18th centuries. Before this period, there was here also a trace of Champa port which was known as a site on Silk Road along the sea. Hoi An ancient town today is a special example of a traditional port city in Southeast Asia which has been well preserved. Most houses here are of traditional architecture dating from the 17th to the 19th century, and are along the narrow main streets. Hoi an is also a land mark recorded much of the mixture of acculturation.The architecture of the city reflects the influence of Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, French and British traders.Hoi An still maintained an intangible cultural diversity and richness. Hoi An is considered as a living museum of architecture and urban lifestyle.
With outstanding value, in the end of 1999, UNESCO has recognized the ancient town of Hoi An as a world cultural heritage.
9h00: Depart Resort to the old town by car
9h10: Buy entrance tickets and begin the tour. Start visiting the Temple Kwan, Phuc Kien Temple, Tan Ky Ancient House, Phung Hung house, Japanese Bridge.
10h15: Cultural show rooms in Hoi An for traditional music.
10h40: After your walking tour, if you have free time, you can do shopping at the old town.
11h30: Come back to the hotel. End of program.
(Rate are quoted in VND and inclusive of taxes)
Entrance tickets, transfer, English speaking guide and cold water
Surcharge for the other langues (Germany, French, Japan, Russian...) : VND 250.000/Group
Kid under 10 : pay 50% of the public rate