Hoi An is a mystical landscape which is populated by centuries-old Buddhist pagodas and temples, colonial shop houses, and museums. If you’re looking to explore beyond Hoi An Ancient Town, there are plenty of local villages and pristine beaches that are less than an hour away. Best tourist attractions in Hoi An consist of its string of pristine beaches such as Cua Dai Beach, An Bang Beach, Hoi An Riverside and its central market. Apart from these, there are other things to do in Hoi An that will attract your attention to this city. You can walk down the streets of Hoi An Ancient town and can see the local traditions and culture from a close lens. Another beautiful attraction is the Japanese Covered Bridge which stands as an emblem of Hoi an. The quaint Old House of Tan Ky is a historic house that offers a peek into Vietnamese way of living.
If you love photography, you would love to capture the beautiful Fujian Assembly Hall which was built as a place in which residents from Fujian in China could interact and socialize whilst living or visiting Hoi An. With these and many more tourist attractions in Hoi An, it certainly deserves to be in the list of most coveted destinations in the world to visit.
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Religious Site, Family And Kids, Town, Architecture , Heritage Building
Hoi An Town, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam
Hoi An Ancient Town is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port dating from the 15th to the 19th century. Its buildings and its street plan reflect the influences, both indigenous and foreign, that have combined to produce this unique heritage site. Most of the buildings are in the traditional architectural style o...
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Bridge, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Architecture
Nguyen Thị Minh Khai, Cam Pho, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
Emblematic of Hoi An, construction of this bridge commenced in the Year of Monkey and finished in the year of the Dog and hence the sculptures of the monkey and the dog at the end of the bridge. Over the centuries the ornamentation has remained relatively faithful to the original understated Japanese design. The French flattened out the roadway for...
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Outdoors, Beach, Club, Restaurant, Entertainment, Tourist Center, Family And Kid...
Au Co, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
Crystal clear warm waters await you at Cua Dai Beach which is the most popular beach in Hoi An. It boasts of a number of nightclubs and restaurants and makes for a really fun day out.
Transforming shortly into a resort haven, Cua Dai beach does get busy sometimes. But if you can block out the hawkers and the noisy visitors, this beach will not disappoint.
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Art And Culture, Landmark, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Heritage Building
No.101, Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Bach Dang, Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:30 am - 06:00 pm
A perfect example of a merchant’s residence, the Old House of Tan Ky is a quaint house that offers a peek into Vietnamese culture and traditions. Located in the heart of Hoi An Old Town, this house is about 200 years old and has some fascinating antique furniture.
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Museum, Outdoors, Tour, Specialty Museum
28 Nguyen Tat Thanh, Tan An, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:30 am - 06:00 pm
The Hoi An Silk Village, officially opened in August 2012, is based on the ancient silk weaving traditions of Quang Nam province that used Hoi An as a commercial seaport for over 300 years. Located down the street from Hoi An's town center, the Silk Village offers an experience like no other.
During the tour you'll learn about the entire production...
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Religious Site, Historical Site, Family And Kids
46 Tran Phu Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
A superb piece of architecture, the Fukian Assembly hall was built around 1690 as a place where the Chinese community could socialize and celebrate their festivals together. This is designated as a World Cultural Heritage site because of its unique design and well preserved building. The entrance gate was added much later but is as beautiful as the...
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Village, Restaurant, Family And Kids
Cam Ha Commune, Hoi An 51000, Vietnam
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A unique place to visit, the Tra Que Vegetable Village is a great way to experience the life of a farmer in Vietnam. This agro tourism initiative attracts hundreds of visitors each year and is gaining popularity because of its educative and entertainment value. It is located in the Cam Ha Commune. The vegetables grown here are counted amongst the m...
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Statue, Family And Kids, Fountain
176 Tran Phu tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
Built in China and assembled in Hoi An, the Cantonese Assembly hall dates back to 1885 and was built by Chinese merchants. Pompous yet tasteful, this hall has a lot to catch your attention. Initially, it was dedicated to Thien Hau Holy mother and later it was in honor of Quang Cong. The hall has a gorgeous entrance gate made of stone and four pilla...
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Market, Family And Kids
Tran Quy Cap, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
06:30 am - 07:00 pm
A pot pourri of smells and sights, the Hoi An Central Market is worth visiting if you want to experience Vietnamese daily life. Great to shop everything from silks to spices to poultry, the market is always busy with enthusiastic vendors and confused shoppers. Early mornings, the fish selling starts here and even though the smells of fish and live ...
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Beach, Restaurant, Family And Kids
An Bang beach, Cam An, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
A welcome break from the bustling city, An Bang beach is a true gem that is yet to be discovered by touristy crowds and noisy locals. Clean and picturesque, this beach affords incredible views of the ocean with only the distant Cham islands obstructing an endless view. Don’t get discouraged by the scruffy track that leads up to this beach, wh...
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Outdoors, Island, Educational Site, Family And Kids
Cam Thanh Village, Hoi An, Vietnam
Thuan Tinh is well-known as offering one of Vietnam's most distinctive cooking class experiences. Starting with a potter round a local fresh produce market based in downtown Hoi An, you are then whisked off on a boat to Thuan Tinh Island arriving swiftly at the organic vegetable village to gather more ingredients for the cooking day. The journey th...
The architecture of Phung Hung house represents the combination of Vietnamese, Japanese and Chinese styles. There are a lot of designs carved by carpenters in the Kim Bong Village. The house used to be a shop trading in cinnamon, pepper, salt, silk, chinaware and glassware. Now part of the house is used as a workshop for making commercial embroideries.
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Family And Kids, Specialty Shop
148 Tran Phu, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:00 am - 09:30 pm
For bespoke tailoring, there is no better place than Aobaba tailors in Hoi An. With a keen attention to detail and expertise of many years, Aobaba have surely earned every bit of their good reputation. They might be a bit expensive but their quality of work is simply impeccable. It is a proud family business that has been passed down through genera...
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Religious Site, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Architecture
Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
In honour of revered Chinese general Quan Cong, this temple is festooned with elaborate statues and artwork. Its majestic entrance of red and gold is impressive. Quan Cong is a Chinese symbol for justice and integrity and is still worshipped today. Note the unique rain spouts, designed to depict carp fish.
Visitors can wander through the towering g...
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Bar, Art Museum, Garden, Family And Kids
130 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
09:00 am - 11:30 pm
A bizarre but welcome combination of jewelry and wine, Gam Gemstone Art Museum and Winebar is eclectically designed and showcases some tempting collections of both jewels and wine. Built in a 19th century Chinese merchant’s home, there couldn’t be a more serene location for this museum. The garden courtyard is a beautiful spot to savor ...