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Located on the banks of the poetic Thu Bon River, in central Quang Nam province, 30 kilometers south of Da Nang, Hoi An ancient town is an Eastern oriental classic captivation. With the strategic location on the banks of the great river, with one...more
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Hoi An 560000, Vietnam
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All reviews lots of shops beautiful at night great shopping colourful lanterns narrow streets lovely town full moon japanese bridge walk around night market buy a ticket street food street vendors old quarter da nang tourists vietnam
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It would seem that the Ancient town covers a vast area, but really, it is compact, the trouble starts when you want to see everything in 1 day and want to find the best places to buy your sought after souvenirs or clothes. Don't give...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dumos
Reviewed today via mobile

My flight was tomorrow and I am glad that I did come here as my last destination in Da Nang. The lightings were beautiful and I love the shops and booths along the walking streets. It was a pity that I arrived here quite late....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wuhiugip
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I really loved this little city, such charm and history. Old and quaint and so chill. Lots of good shopping good food and good atmosphere. I really enjoyed my stay in and around the area its a must see for all visiting Vietnam.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank judylancaster
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our honeymoon started in Hoi An and it didn’t disappoint! Old Town was amazing. Especially at night when all the lantern light up on the river. Plenty of things to see. People everywhere. Made friend everywhere we went. Good shopping and great street food. Had...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GrantandSiska
Reviewed yesterday

Less than an hour by Road from DaNang is the almost perfectly preserved old trading port of Hoi An. The Old Town consists of historical buildings up to 300 years old - contains bars, resturants, shops, lots of tailors and museum. Vehicles are only allowed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank davidgrieveau
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful place with many kind of lanterns and old house. The people very friendly. Special in the evening so beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank QuaV2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Once there you realize why it is so touristic. It is beautiful, very well kept and you can see the Japanese and French influence in the streets and buildings. If you are a shopaholic, you'll be in custom - made heaven (it's Vietnamese tailor meca)....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank G A
Reviewed yesterday

Unfortunately the rain kept us at bay most of the time but that did not keep us from enjoying ourselves.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 2xWheeler
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family and I visited Hoi An during December and I really have to say I was amazed. During the day you can amble up and down the narrow streets and shop and dine or take a small boat for a different perspective of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jeffcE3441SE
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great fun day and night. We loved the history and the sites and the boat ride was very relaxing. Enjoyed the coffee shops and Hoi An coffee was one of take home souvenirs.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Sarah E
3 November 2018|
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Response from MohammedD1118 | Reviewed this property |
There is no need for a ticket to visit the town, however there are are places of interest located in and around the town that requires a ticket. My advice would be to rather split your stay between the beach and the town if... More
Sarah E
3 November 2018|
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Response from 130thuyp | Reviewed this property |
Hello Marco, The weather in Hoi An is nice at this time, it is not too hot or not too cold also. This is a good time to visit. Thuy
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2 October 2018|
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Response from Suzanne2702 | Reviewed this property |
No it is not walking distance.