Hoian ancient town is a must-visit destination for anyone who would like to travel in Vietnam. If you are in Hoian for the first time, and don’t know what to do and where to visit, please following our guide below. Hoian offers you many options to experience & explore. Hope that our information is useful for you & makes your trip unforgettable memory.
Where to go in Hoian ancient town?
Hoian ancient town gives tourists many options to explore. Let the bustling city away & start this beautiful town with us!
Hoian ancient town on foot
Hoian ancient town is famous for ancient houses, beautiful & peaceful scenes, hanging lanterns. Going on foot is the best way to explore Hoian ancient town. A walking tour help you better understand and be closer to the locals & their life. You can stop at small alleys, talk with locals, take a photo of Japanese Bridge Pagoda, ancient houses such as Phung Hung house, Tan Ky house… You also have a variety of choices at handicraft shops to find something as a gift for your friend & family.
Hoian ancient town – the peaceful town on the bank of the poetic river
Tra Que village
If you would like to learn about local’s life, a tour to Tra Que village is the ideal option. The best time to visit this village is in the morning. You can reach to this by bicycle. Hiring a bicycle and riding to Tra Que village in the fresh air is definitely awesome experience for anyone who want to be away from bustling city. In Tra Que, you have chance to learn how locals plan a variety of vegetables & herbs or you can try to do what they do everyday.
My Son Sanctuary
My Son Sanctuary was built by the Champa kingdom. This is a complex of Hindu temples. Architecture of My Son is what makes tourists most interested. Here, you see temples, tombs in many different styles. Each tower sector in My Son sanctuary was constructed with a main worshipping tower. And around the main tower, there are many smaller towers built for other purposes. There are still mysteries & unexplored thing related to My Son’s temples & towers.
My Son sanctuary in the morning
What to eat in Hoian town?
People love to travel to Hoian because of the town’s beauty. But this town also attracts tourists by its unique cuisine. Cuisine in Hoian is an indispensable part for your time in Hoian. There are many delicious dishes for you: chicken rice, Vietnamese baguette, Vietnamese turmeric noodles… Do you know, Vietnamese baguette in Hoian is one of the best baguettes in the world. To experience wonderful cuisine of Hoian, you can explore by yourself just by walking around & try them. But the best way is joining a food tour with a professional tour guide.
Hoian baguette-one of the best baguette in the world
If you are planning to travel in Vietnam, don’t forget to add Hoian to your to do list. Beautiful beaches, scenes and delicious cuisine are waiting for you to enjoy.