Duration: 1 Day
Price from: $45
Hoian Old Town and My Son sanctuary were listed by UNESCO in 1999 "World Heritage Sites". Hoian still remains its beautiful architecture dated back to 15 - 17th centuries. My Son sanctuary features Cham civilization through its towers which were fortunately for some spared during the Vietnam War.
08:00 AM meet our local English Speaking guide at the lobby of your hotel.
Depart for My Son (60km from Hoian). My Son was the royal city of Cham Empire between 4th – 16 centuries, listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1999.
My Son Valley was the spiritual centre of the ancient Cham civilisation, in the same way as Angkor Wat in Cambodia, Borobudur in Indonesia and Pagan in Myanmar. A religious sanctuary since the 4th century, its history is reflected in the temples and towers that remain. It is also the home of the Museum of Cham Sculpture, which records the development of the culture and history of the Cham people through their elaborate sculptures and carvings.
Drive back to Hoian for lunch.
Discover Hoian ancient town, known to early Western merchants, the city was one of the major trading centers of Southeast Asia in the 16th century. Hoian has a distinctive Chinese atmosphere with low, tiled-roof houses and narrow streets. Many of the houses were constructed of rare timbers and decorated with lacquer panels engraved with Chinese characters and pillars carved with ornamental designs. Visit historic merchants and community houses, places of worship and Japanese covered bridge, market Hoian.
05:00 PM return to your hotel in Hoian. Tour ends.
Price: from US$ 35 per person.
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A wonderful journey of culture and architecture give you great travel experiences. Amazing day to learn about the mix cultures in Vietnam with influences of other civilizations in South East Asia such as Chinese, Japanese and Indian.
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