Top 5 Day Trips From Hoi An ?. Hoi An is one of the must-visit destination in the world. It is surrounded beautiful countryside, historical monuments, amazing passes, stunning views, unique islands, and fantasy parks. Exploring Hoi An’s nearby regions is the perfect chance to come know more about the real Vietnam.
To help you choose the best trip and make the most of your vacation time, we would like to give you a list of the best day trips around Hoi An. Let explore the 5 day trips that you can take from Hoi An with VN Cars!
1. Visit My Son Sanctuary
My Son Sanctuary is located in Duy Phu Commune, Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province, about 55 km from Hoi An Ancient Town, which is an architectural complex and Champa temple. It was once the capital of the Champa kingdom, and now still preserves many temples, tombs and ancient artifacts.
In 1999, My Son Sanctuary was recognized by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage. Along with the ancient town of Hoi An, My Son Sanctuary becomes the most prominent destination of Quang Nam and attracts a large number of tourists to visit and explore.
=> It takes more than 1 hour to transfer from Hoi An to My Son Sanctuary. If you don’t have your own vehicle, you can hire a private car with driver or join the group tour/ private tour.
(Day Trips From Hoi An – My Son Tour From Hoi An)
2. Visit Golden Bridge (Ba Na Hills)
In early June 2018, Sun World Ba Na Hills, Da Nang has officially opened the Golden Bridge – a new architectural masterpiece of Vietnam’s tourism. The Golden Bridge is located in Thien Thai garden of Sun World Ba Na Hills and is located at an elevation of 1,414m above sea level. Connected to Marseille and Bordeaux stations to take visitors from the foot hills or the French village to visit the flower garden.
This bridge has a unique design in the world with the image of two giant hands, according to the TA design unit that is the hand of the God. The sphere has a height of 23.8m above the ground, 12.8m wide, fingers diameter of about 2m. From the Golden Bridge, visitors can see the youthful and dynamic beauty of the city.
=> Ba Na Hills (Golden Bridge) is around 60km from Hoi An, and the drive takes about 1,5 hours. Group tours are available, but are likely to be more expensive than hiring your own driver.
(Day Trips From Hoi An – Bana Hills)
3. Visit Marble Mountains
Marble Mountain (Ngu Hanh Son) is one of the attractions in Danang with many caves and beautiful natural scenery. It is a complex of 5 limestone mountains rising on the coastal sandy beaches: Kim Son (Metal or Gold), Moc Son (Wood), Thuy Son (Water), Hoa Son (Fire) and Tho Son (Earth). Marble Mountains has majestic landscapes with ancient mossy rocks and many unique cultural and historical architectural works.
With fresh, cool weather and beautiful scenery, Marble Mountains is one of the attractive Da Nang tourist destinations that you can visit anytime of the year. If traveling in the summer, besides Marble Mountains, you can also visit the beaches in this area.
=> It’s about 30 minutes drive from Hoi An, so you can come here by private car (driver), motorbike, or tour.
(Day Trips From Hoi An – Marble Mountain)
4. Visit Hue city
Hue is a famous city with beautiful and dreamlike beauty, along with many ancient architectural works from feudal times. Hue city was the capital of the Nguyen emperors from 1802 to 1945. Many of its fine buildings were destroyed during the American War, but the 19th-century, The Citadel and a lot of temples and Royal tombs are still there to explore. Coming to Hue, you can visit Imperial Citadel, Thien Mu Pagoda, and tombs or take a boat trip on Perfume River.
=> Hue city is nearly around three hour to drive from Hoi An (for one way). You can hire a driver for a full day tour, or book on a group tour to Hue from Hoi An.
(Day Trips From Hoi An – Hue City Tour From Hoi An)
5. Visit Cham Islands
Cu Lao Cham today is like the precious jewel of Hoi An – Quang Nam where has a diverse ecosystem.
Come to this island, you can not only swim, dive and see coral, or have fun in the clear blue water at Cu Lao Cham. You will also meet the hospitable people of the island, you will feel everyone in Cu Lao Cham friendly and harmonious.
The most suitable weather to visit Cu Lao Cham is from March to August every year. At this time, the weather is warm, sunny, clear blue sky, quite suitable for fun activities and sightseeing.
=> The Cham Islands is around 15km offshore from Hoi An. You can get to this islands by local ferry or high-speed boat.
(Day Trips From Hoi An – Cham Island From Hoi An)