The beautiful city remained relatively untouched by the Vietnam War. Hoi An is known worldwide for its colorful lanterns, narrow streets and low wooden buildings with peculiar tiled roofs, dating from the first half of the 19th century. Many buildings have already been recognized as historically significant. The old town was from the 17th to the early 19th century, one of the most important port cities of Southeast Asia.
Nestled on the center of the Vietnamese Coast, the city of Hoi An is an ideal location for travelers looking to escape into a tropical paradise.
Start with a cultural exploration at the Ancient Town, listed as a World Heritage Site at the UNESCO registry. Pass by the Chinese Assembly Halls and the Japanese Bridge before strolling along the market by the Thu Bon River where you will see shops selling lanterns and silk as well as artists drawing their interpretation of the city.
You may also want to join a Boat Trip to Cu Lao Cham where you will experience a variety of activities like swimming at Bai Chong and snorkeling at Bai Xep. You can also relax at the white sands of Cua Dai and enjoy other recreational sea sports. If you wish to try your hand at fishing, you can learn how to catch crabs using traditional techniques and even taste your fresh catch of seafood for the with our Hoi An Fishing with Lunch package! Learn how to cook authentic Vietnamese food by joining a short cooking class for delicious recipes that you can take back with you when you embark on a Bike and Cook at Tra Que Village package.