Hoi An is an attractive destination for both domestic and foreign tourists. However, have you entirely experienced Hoi An? Let’s follow the locals and Laluna Hoi An to start the exciting journey to discover Hoi An!
I. Hoi An from the tourist’s perspective
Hoi An is one of the most well-known tourist destinations in Vietnam because of the ancient and contemplative scenery of tiled roofs, communal houses, villages, yellow walls, and narrow alleys… Here, from the tourist’s perspective, has always remained. Bringing an ancient beauty but not old, Hoi An is always charming very differently. A splendid Hoi An with bright lanterns stretching across the streets, shimmering lanterns or street vendors every morning, have been engraved in the memory of every visitor. However, besides the ancient town, Hoi A still has many interesting places that those who love Hoi An will not be able to ignore when deciding to explore this land.
II. Follow the locals to discover Hoi An with unique “check-in” locations
1. Tra Que Vegetable Village
Hoi An (Quang Nam) is a famous land with many unique craft villages and vegetable villages. The highlight is Tra Que vegetable village, from a simple vegetable village with a 300-year tradition, it has become an international tourist destination.
Tra Que vegetable village has an area of over 40 hectares, in Cam Ha commune, Hoi An city, about 3 km northwest of Hoi An center. This place is famous for its green vegetable products that are intercropped and rotated with more than 40 kinds of vegetables on the fertile land between Tra Que lagoon and the De Vong river. Which, we must mention Tra Que herbs. Along with the cotypicalerbs such as laksa leaves, basil, coriander, cinnamon, and perilla… however, Tra Que vegetables have a very unique taste that cannot be confused.
Coming here, you not only visit and admire the peaceful and fresh beauty of the traditional vegetable village but also learn about the farming experience of the households as well as experience interesting vegetable growing activities.
The ticket price to visit Tra Que vegetable village in Hoi An is only from 10,000 – 20,000 VND/per person/day including participating in “farming” activities, too cheap for an extremely interesting Hoi An cultural experience.
2. Thanh Ha Pottery Village
Thanh Ha Pottery Village is a traditional craft village that was born more than 500 years ago, was formed in Thanh Chiem village, then was moved to Thanh Ha ward, Hoi An as it is today.
Thanh Ha Pottery Village is a craft village that contains a lot of cultural identities here, bringing a contemplative, ancient feature that is rarely found anywhere else. Coming here, you will entirely admire the artistic ceramic works created by talented artisans. In addition, besides observing the stages of making a ceramic product, you can also create unique items yourself under the guidance of the artisans here.
The ticket price to visit Thanh Ha pottery village is 35,000 VND/per adult and 15,000 VND/per child.
3. Bay Mau Coconut Forest
Bay Mau coconut forest (also known as Cam Thanh coconut forest) is a famous eco-tourism area in Hoi An. The reason for this name is that the forest has an area of about 7 acres (which means “bảy mẫu” in Vietnamese) (7ha). Bay Mau coconut forest is located in hamlet 7, Cam Thanh commune, Hoi An city, near Cua Dai bridge. About 3 km southeast of the old town center.
Because of the scenery with green coconut forests running along both sides of the river, the Bay Mau coconut forest is also known as the “Western river in the heart of Hoi An”.
Coming here, you will experience many interesting activities:
- Take a sightseeing basket boat ride
- Admire the art of basket dance and boat racing
- Making souvenirs with coconut leaves
- Observing fishing nets
- Ticket prices to visit and participate in activities at Bay Mau coconut forest:
- Entrance ticket price: 30k / pax
- Adults: 150k / basket / 2 pax/trip
- Children from 1 m – 1.3 m: 100k/pax/trip
- Children under 1m: 100% free
4. Hoi An Theme Park
Hoi An Theme park is a unique park located in the middle of the Hoai River, recreating a Hoi An with ancient East-West cultures, from communal columns, tile roofs, and skylights,… to activities, and folk games.
With unique architecture and many interesting activities, Hoi An Impressionist Park is a destination you must not miss in your journey to discover Hoi An.
The most prominent is the largest culture show in Vietnam “Hoi An Memories”. This is a real-scene show, simulating the history of Hoi An since its inception with the scene of a busy commercial port with the performance of more than 500 professional actors.
Entrance fee to the park: 100,000/person
Ticket prices for the “Hoi An Memories” show:
- 600,000 VND/person (Eco class)
- 750,000 VND/person (High class)
- 1,200,000 VND/person (VIP ticket)
III. Laluna Hoi An Riverside Hotel & Spa – The ideal destination for your Hoi An discovery journey
With a convenient location right in the heart of the Old Town. Laluna Hoi An Riverside Hotel and Spa is an ideal stopover for your Hoi An discovery journey. From Laluna Hoi An Riverside Hotel and Spa, you can easily go to other tourist destinations.
Laluna Hoi An Riverside Hotel and Spa follows elegant and classical architecture with a variety of room types, to suit customers’ needs besides when you come to Laluna Hoi An Riverside Hotel & Spa, you can also experience Spa services with attentive care professionals.
In addition, here you can also experience the unique cuisine of Hoi An with a diverse range of traditional dishes. That will be very suitable if you dove into little me.
Other activities and facilities at Laluna Hoi An Riverside Hotel and Spa: gym, swimming pool, bicycle to visit the Old Town…
Hope the above information will help you with your upcoming Hoi An discovery plan. Laluna Hoi An Riverside Hotel & Spa wishes you the best experience in your colorful journey!
LALUNA HOIAN RIVERSIDE HOTEL & SPA
12 Nguyen Du street, Hoian, Quang Nam
Hotline: (+84) 0702 625 168 – (+84) 2353 666 678
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