Vietnam honeymoon tour

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At Hoian, young couples can have a chance to spend time with each other, leaving behind all thinking or planning. Arrive in Hoian, there will be car picks them up to Hoian ancient town. Marriage couple will enjoy their private time with Palm Garden Resort which is the ideal resort of Hoian. They can also spend the whole day at the resort on its private beach. Swimming in the beautiful pool and enjoying romantic delicious dinners is the best idea. 

Palm Garden Resort

Palm Garden Resort

Cannot living only at the resort, lovers can go to some beautiful tourist attractions. There are activities for couples:

Hoian is an ancient town of Vietnamese, located at the lower section of Thu Bon River. It is known to be the only traditional port city of South East Asia. Nowadays, the whole ancient pagodas, streets, houses, etc. are still preserved. Throughout history, hundreds of traditional custom, religion, traditional food remain along with every generation living in Hoian. Nowadays, Hoian becomes one of the most attractive tourist attractions in Vietnam. It can say that Hoian honeymoon tour is the best honeymoon tour in Vietnam.

Going for a sight-seeing in Hoian, there isn’t just an old town; Hoian ancient town is a town with hundreds of famous vestiges. A couple can go for a stroll on old streets, buy some souvenir for their Hoian honeymoon tour.

Lantern Workshop in Hoian

Lantern Workshop in Hoian – one of the most favorite souvenir of Hoian

Thu Thuy silk shop is the most prestigious tailor in town that can make your suit within a day with great quality. People can come there to place an order and receive during the day. While waiting for their clothes to be finished, the intimate couple will have lunch at Cargo Club located right in the town. At here they can enjoy the beautiful scenery of Thu Bon River. After that, they have relaxing and romantic dinner in the private atmosphere with candlelight at the resort.

Thu Thuy silk shop

Thu Thuy silk shop – the most prestigious tailor’s in town

The next day, people can wander around, buy something or explore My Son Sanctuary, one of the five world heritages of Vietnam. Having lunch at Morning Glory restaurant, couples can savor famous and delicious food of Hoian. Tours for couples also bring you lots of interesting experiences. We will carry you and your lover on a pedicab in the afternoon, to put you two in the peaceful moments. Then let the lovebirds float on Thu Bon River on a boat. Guys can enjoy the fresh air and contemplate the dim yet beautiful sunset. Your honeymoon will be special than ever.

Morning Glory restaurant

Morning Glory restaurant serves famous and delicious food of Hoian

On the third day, you two can spend all of the precious daytime with each other. There will be a motorbike prepared for couple at the resort. The honeymoon will be even more meaningful if they can ride it to everywhere they want before checking out the next day. An excursion by motorbike to the peaceful countryside with fine fields along Thu Bon Riverside is the best thing during the tour. You can also ride it from Hoian to Da Nang to visit Ngu Hanh Son (Five Marble Mount) – a famous destination in this central city. After all day long traveling by motorbike, couples can return the resort to relax and sleep.

Ngu Hanh Son

Ngu Hanh Son – famous remains

Finishing exploring Hoian, end of your honeymoon tour in Hoian. After breakfast and checking out, we will transfer you to the airport to take the departure flight. The comfortable and romantic atmosphere of your resort in Hoian, discovering Hoian together during Vietnam honeymoon tour in Hoian will be unforgettable memories in the couple’s mind.

A Central Vietnam Tour in 7 days

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A 7-day tour to Central Vietnam is very favored by both domestic and international tourists because of the greatness it brings. Only a week on this land, visitors can visit a lot of national historical relics, famous landscapes and understand more about the cultural identity of Vietnam.

There are various attractive tourist destinations in Central Vietnam, however, up to now, Da Nang, Hoi An, Hue, Quang Binh have always been on top of the must-visit destinations list for your Vietnam tours in general and Central Vietnam tours in particular.

Day 1: Ngu Hanh Son – Hoi An Ancient Town

Your Vietnam Tour 7 days will start from hectic Da Nang City. In the morning, whenever you come to Da Nang, our staffs will be willing to welcome you and take you to the hotel. Then, you officially start the exciting journey of discovery. The very first destination is Ngu Hanh Son – also known as Non Nuoc Mountain.

After about 30 minutes traveling by car, you stop by Hoa Hai Ward. Here, you will visit a limestone mountain range located in the center of the city. Local people often call it with a much more familiar name – Non Nuoc Mountain. Tourists will conquer 108 steps of Mount Thuy Son to visit the Linh Ung Non Nuoc Pagoda – one of three ancient Linh Ung pagodas in Da Nang.

Tourists will gather at the foot of the mountain to visit Non Nuoc Stone Village. Here, visitors can learn about the traditional stone sculpture of Vietnam, contemplate the sophisticated works, buy necessary stone items for your daily lives.

After a few hours of sightseeing in Ngu Hanh Son, the delegation left to visit Hoi An Ancient Town. At night, enjoying specialties of Hoi An in a restaurant will definitely help you have a wonderful dinner. Then, visitors will have a chance to wander around the charming Hoi An Town to discover interesting things here. The soul of the old town is well preserved in every scene of nature, every local’s activity, which will leave you unforgettable impressions.

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Hoi An Ancient Town at night

After being immersed in the ancient cultural space in Hoi An, visitors will get in the car to return to the beautiful Da Nang City. Visitors will rest at a hotel in Da Nang.

Day 2: Ba Na Hills – Fantasy Park

In the morning, visitors are able to use buffet breakfast at the hotel to have enough energy for a long day exploring. Our staffs will pick you up at the hotel. The car will go along the coastal road of Nguyen Tat Thanh to get to that the foot of Ba Na Mountain, which is about 25km away from the city.

After free time to take pictures at the mountain foot and enjoy the special music water show, the delegation will get on the cable car to the peak. Visitors get off at Debay Station. Here, Ba Na with breathtaking natural scenery as in the middle of the heaven warmly welcomes you. Here, visitors can visit Linh Ung Ba Na Pagoda, the second Linh Ung pagoda in Da Nang. Then, visitors will continue to travel by a cable car to reach the most visited area in Ba Na Hills.

Cable cars to Ba Na Hills

Cable cars to Ba Na Hills

At noon, tourists will have lunch with all dishes cooked by expert chefs in a luxurious restaurant. After lunch, visitors can rest at the restaurant or be free to have a tour around the French Village.

In the afternoon, the delegation will visit the Fantasy Park. This is where visitors are totally immersed in the adventures of the famous characters to experience interesting games in this world-level amusement park. Here, visitors can also have a look at the dinosaur forest, the wax exhibition, etc. Then, the car will leave Ba Na and take tourists back to the city center.

At night, visitors can have dinner at the restaurant with local specialties. After that, you are free to explore Da Nang City at night. You can explore the Asian Park, visit Helio or take part in fascinating activities along Han River, etc.

Day 3: Cu Lao Cham

In the morning, visitors will have buffet breakfast prepared by the hotel. After that, our staffs will pick you up at the hotel, departing for a Cu Lao Cham day tour.

At Cua Dai Port, high-speed canoes will bring travelers to the wild Cu Lao Cham. Then, you will start the journey to visit famous places in Cu Lao Cham, such as the Hai Tang Ancient Temple, the sea museum, Cham ancient wells, etc.

After that, you can change costume, go to the beach to swimming, diving for coral viewing. Cu Lao Cham sea with blue sky will completely remove all fatigues of life, make you feel peaceful than ever.

Cu Lao Cham

Cu Lao Cham

At noon, visitors have lunch with fresh seafood. Then, you are free to go shopping at locals shop on the island. In the afternoon, tourists will prepare to come back to the mainland. Our car will welcome and take you to your hotel in Da Nang to rest. At night, you continue to explore Da Nang with various exciting activities here.

Day 4: Mud bath & spa

In the morning, after having breakfast at the hotel, our staffs will take you to a new destination. Here you can experience a unique service: Mud bath & spa. It will certainly bring you moments of absolute relaxation, health recovery, etc.

Mud bath and spa

Mud bath and spa

At noon, you are able to enjoy the specialty of Da Nang. In the restaurant, you are free to rest, take photos or buy souvenirs for families and friends. In the afternoon, visitors will go to the beach or visit some famous boutique shops in Da Nang.

After that, you will have dinner at the restaurant and continue to enjoy activities of this coastal city at night. Our staffs will take you back to the hotel to rest and prepare for a new day.

Day 5: Hue

After having breakfast, you will continue your tour. On the 5th day of this exciting 7-day journey to Central Vietnam, you will come to the city full of dreams – Hue Imperial City. On the way, you will stop at Lang Co Bay, visit the famous Ngoc Trai Village. Visitors are able to watch the shining pearl jewelery and even buy some for yourselves.

Arriving in Hue, tourists will get to the Chau Chu Mountain Foot to visit Khai Dinh Tomb, where the 12th King of the Nguyen Dynasty was buried. At noon, the delegation will have lunch at the restaurant with Hue specialties to learn more about Hue cuisine. After that, you can rest at the restaurant to stay healthy for an afternoon excursion.

In the afternoon, our car will take you to the center of Hue to visit the Old Citadel. In this magnificent palace, our guides will tell you stories about Kings. After visiting the place of the Nguyen Kings, you will be taken to Ha Khe Hill to visit Thien Mu Pagoda. This ancient pagoda is also called by the other name – Linh Mu. Up to now, Thien Mu has still held spiritual values in the lives of local people.

Hue Imperial City

Hue Imperial City

After that, you will go back to the hotel and have a rest. You will have dinner at about 7 pm. Then, you will have a free night in Hue. Tourists can enjoy traditional music on Huong River, wander around the city, etc. At night, you come back to your hotel in Hue to rest and wait for a new day of the journey.

Day 6: Quang Binh – Hue

In the morning, everyone departs to visit Dong Hoi – Quang Binh. You will visit well-known monuments such as Quang Tri Citadel, Ben Hai River, Hien Luong Bridge to learn more about the stages in Vietnam history. Once arrive in Dong Hoi, you will stop for lunch with local specialties.

In the afternoon, you will begin the journey to explore the Thien Duong Cave. It has been considered as the marvelous cave in Phong Nha – Ke Bang Nation Park, inscribed on the World Heritage List in 2003 by UNESCO. This majestic and charming cave will attract the visitors at the very first sight. After a visit, you will return to Hue City and enjoy dinner. At night, you will continue to freely explore this city.

Thien Duong Cave

Inside Thien Duong Cave

Day 7: Dong Ba Market

After breakfast as usual, our car will take tourists along the north bank of Huong River to visit Dong Ba Market. This traditional market has long existed in Hue City and still served as the largest commercial center in Thua Thien. Here, you are free to visit, go shopping for souvenirs.

Dong Ba Market

Dong Ba Market

Depending on your departure plan, our staffs and car will see you at the airport in Hue City or Da Nang City. Your Vietnam tour 7 days will end with the joy and satisfaction of everyone.

The most flawless voyage with Vietnam luxury tours

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Traveling to Hoi An to immerse yourself in culture space and explore the unique features of Hoi An. The guests can also experience the comfortable moments and enjoy the opulence of the luxury hotels and resorts at here. The tourists could not ignore below luxury spots.

1. Royal Hoi An Mgallery Collection Hotel

The Royal Hoi An Mgallery Collection, located at 39 Dao Duy Tu Street, Hoi An Ancient Town.Here is convenient to go to Nguyen Tat Thanh Bus Station (1.1 Km), suitable for shopping, sightseeing and discover the unique culture of Hoi An ancient town. The Royal Hoi An Hotel Mgallery Collection is one of the hotels near Hoi An ancient town and is well-suited for exploring popular tourist destinations.

From here, the visitors can easily to take pleasure in touring the city's top attractions: Japanese Bridge (0.6 Km), Mango Rooms restaurant (9-minute by foot), The Cargo Club restaurant (0.7 Km), Lounge Bar (0.7 Km).

The Royal Hoi An Mgallery Collection

The Royal Hoi An Mgallery Collection, one of the most luxurious hotels in Hoian

The Royal Hoi An Hotel Mgallery Collection is the top luxury hotel in Hoian Ancient Town. The rooms are fully equipped with modern amenities such as free Wi-fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, daily room, fax machine, gift shop. In-room facilities include internet access – wireless (complimentary), non-smoking rooms, air conditioning, alarm clock.

In addition, guests can enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the hot tub, fitness room, sauna, outdoor swimming pool, diving. All of these make the homey moments as you are at home.

2. Anantara Hoi An Resort

Anantara Hoi An Resort is located at 1 Pham Hong Thai, Hoian Ancient Town, next to the Thu Bon River on Hoi An Street. With an advantage position, from Anantara Hoi An Resort, visitors can effortlessly visit ancient temples, historic bridges, museums and ancient houses. If you are looking for a hotel in Hoi An which is near Cua Dai Beach, Anantara Hoi An Resort is an ideal choice, from the hotel to Cua Dai beach about 5km.

Anantara Hoi An Resort

The modern swimming pool at Anantara Hoi An Resort

In particular, Anantara Hoi An Resort is a five-star hotel in Hoi An was awarded as the best resort in Vietnam. With full, modern facilities and services such as cafes, restaurants, bars, boat tours, and bike rental or soaking in the hotel's swimming pool, massage services are offered at the resort. The resort offers visitors the most relaxing moments. Anantara Hoi An Resort is a good value hotel in Hoi An, cannot miss on your trip.

3. Anhuy Villa

Anhuy Villa is one of the 3-star hotels in Hoi An with high quality and nice view. Located at 447 Hai Ba Trung Street, Hoi An Ancient Town, it is conveniently located by Nguyen Tat Thanh Bus Station within 8 minutes by foot. From Anhuy Villa, it is propitious to visit the must-see destinations in Hoian luxury tours as Hoi An Hospital, Phac Hat Pagoda, Tran Dynasty Church and discovers the lively beauty of the city at all corners.

An ideal place to relax at Anhuy Villa

An ideal place to relax at Anhuy Villa

Anhuy Villa is designed for both leisure and business travelers. The hotel offers free Wi-fi in all rooms, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park, room service, and airport shuttle to guarantee the comfort of their guests. The hotel's outdoor pool, garden are ideal places to relax and unwind after a busy day. Anhuy Villa is an ideal place to stay for travelers who are seeking charm, comfort, and convenience in Hoi An.

4. Almanity Hoi An Resort and Spa

The Almanity Hoi An Resort and Spa is located at 326 Ly Thuong Kiet, Hoi An Ancient Town.

Almanity Hoi An Resort and Spa at night

The luxurious beauty of Almanity Hoi An Resort and Spa at night

Although not a cheap hotel in Hoian, Almanity Hoian Resort and Spa always offers discounted rooms with many incentives for visitors. The hotel provides all the amenities, satisfy the most grumpy tourists, each guestroom features amenities such as non-smoking rooms, air conditioning, daily newspaper, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas. In particular, after hours of sightseeing guests are used recreational facilities such as fitness room, sauna, outdoor swimming pool, indoor pool, spa.

Besides, there are many luxury hotels, resorts of homestays in Hoian. Most of them provide the best services at the suitable cost. Thus, visitors can rest assured to choose a place where to stay in Hoian and enjoy the most wonderful vacation with our Vietnam luxury tours.

 

 

 

6 best things to do in your Hoi An

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If you travel to central Vietnam, do not miss the chance to set foot in Hoi An. With a lot of stunning sightseeing spots, tasty food, centuries-old Buddhist pagodas and unique architecture, Hoi An has become a favorite destination for visitors to Vietnam in recent years.

This peaceful old town caters to tourists of all tastes from all over the world. To have the most memorable trip in Hoi An, let’s check out top 6 incredible things to do in there!

1. Take a cooking class

Hoi An is famous for its diverse and delicious food. Joining a cooking class is a wise choice to understand deeply about Hoi An cuisine and how Vietnam traditional dishes are made. Most restaurants offer cooking classes with the prices vary from 350,000 to 550,000 VND for a 4-6 hour market tour and cooking class. Your cooking class will start at a local wet market where you can see how Vietnamese sell and purchase their food and then choose the freshest ingredients by yourself. After that, a friendly chef will instruct you on how to cook some famous Vietnamese dishes such as Nem Cuon (spring rolls), Banh Xeo (Vietnamese pancakes), Pho Bo (beef noodle), etc.

Hoi An’s cooking class

Hoi An’s cooking class

2.  Visit historic sites

There are many historical sites to see with purchase of a ticket to Hoi An Old Town. First, let’s take a visit to the Museum of Trade Ceramics which shows art and pottery dating from the 1,500’s to the 1,700’s. Continue on a brief visit the Chua Ong Pagoda, a temple from the 17th century featuring China's influence in this region. Then do not forget to take a walk to see Duc An, Tan Ky, and Phung Hung old house. All these spots are fascinating and beautifully well preserved.

Tan Ky Old House

Tan Ky Old House

3. Explore the nightlife in Hoi An old town by foot

When the night comes and the lights ignite, Hoi An ancient town turns into a magical and romantic town that can make any tourists love at first sight. So let’s go for a stroll around this old town and feel the unique nightlife atmosphere in there. First of all, do not miss to take a visit to the Vietnamese handicraft shops and the famous lantern shops. Colorful lanterns along the streets make an exotic feature for this old town. Along the way, you can buy some lovely souvenirs and try some famous local dishes. Another interesting activity you can do in there is floating paper lanterns down the river and then making a wish for yourself and your family. Do not forget to take some nice photos!

Hoi An’s nightlife

Hoi An’s nightlife

4. Get some tailor-made items

Hoi An is famous for its most skilled and affordable tailors, with hundreds to choose from. Therefore, getting something tailor-made is one of the must-do things in Hoi An. You can easily find fancy tailor-made suits and dresses, bags or leather shoes in there. If you are interested in getting clothing made, make sure to do your research and shop around, get quotes before settling and ensure you ask about their turnaround time (normally are around 24-48 hours).

Hoi An’s tailor-made shop

Hoi An’s tailor-made shop

5. Rent a bike to discover Hoi An’s countryside

With magnificent rice field, fisher villages, river, and beach, the countryside of Hoi An is really worth for an expedition. So do not hesitate to rent a bike and discover it by yourself. You just need to pay about $2-3 to rent a bicycle for a whole day. You can cycle through narrow paths along huge paddy fields, visit Kim Bong Carpentry village to see how boats are made or Duy Vinh sleeping mat village to make rice paper at a locals’ family.

Hoi An cycling tour

Hoi An cycling tour

6. Relax on the Hoi An’s beaches

Your Vietnam group tour will be not complete without a visit to wonderful beaches. Hoi An features some great beaches for you to relax like Cua Dai beach or An Bang beach. You will be amazed by the clear blue water and the white sand in there. On the beach, you can swim, take a sunbath, stroll along the beach and eat delicious fresh seafood. Besides, a lot of restaurants and bars are open until night so you can enjoy a wonderful night in there.

 

One perfect day: 24 hours in Hoian Ancient Town

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Twenty-four hours in Danang and Hoian is nowhere near enough, but if that is all the time you have got, you will need to develop a solid travel plan. What to do in Hoian town with so much to do and so little time?

This post is a compilation of ideas on how to spend one day in Hoian Town, including an itinerary for those new to the heart and soul of Central Vietnam and more granular sections on how to enjoy a day full of fun on your Hoian day tours.

For the best Hoian day tours, it is wise to keep your adventure focused in Hoian Ancient Town area. While Hoian is packed with colorful architecture, awesome food, and surrounded by gorgeous countryside with its own personality and plenty to offer, the Ancient Town is centrally located and densely packed—so you can see the most there in a single day and get the most out of every minute.

Visit Hoian waterfront and admire the awe-inspiring scenery

Hoian Waterfront

Hoian Waterfront

You have seen Hoian waterfront, which is lined with cafes and restaurants based in the colonial-style houses, in pictures and now on a Hoian day tour, you can see for yourself that it is every bit as magnificent as you have expected. And make your way to the historic Japanese Covered Bridge built by Japanese merchants for a great photo opportunity. Wander a bit around to partly see what Hoian might have been when it was an important trading port in the 16th and 17th centuries and get ready to be inspired by all these lovely products on sale here.

Enjoy Hoian incredible street food

Cao lầu

Cao lầu

No one should spend a day in Hoian Ancient City without enjoying a great bowl of cao lầu (a thick noodle soup of pork or seafood), so your next journey will bring you to one of the best cao lầu stalls in this pretty town—Thanh Cao Lầu at No 26 Thai Phien Street. Like bánh mì (Vietnamese baguette), there are many great places in Hoian for cao lầu, but Thanh Cao Lầu’s is an excellent choice for any first time visitor. In order not to have to wait in line for a seat, it is wise to arrive here around 1 p.m. during the week.

Visit Hoian Central Market

Hoian Central Market

Hoian Central Market

After eating your weight in pancakes, take a stroll across to south-east and discover some unique shopping opportunities in Hoian Central Market. Make sure to head inside the famous central market and the major shopping area including the Hai Ba Trung, Hoang Dieu, Phan Chu Trinh, and the riverside district that dots this area of the ancient city.

In the wonderful market rich in the smell of fragrant herbs and beautiful in the vibrant colors of Vietnamese silks, you can always find some really cool stuff such as a massive amount of local products, tailor-made clothes, silk, handicrafts, and even random smells of animals and food along with some rather unique places to explore in the many neighborhoods of Hoian. Moreover, stuck in the chaos with begging salesmen every step of the way, it is such an unforgettable experience, a real adventure, and a chance to delve into Central Vietnamese people’s culture and daily activities.

Experience an amazing boat trip on Thu Bon River

Sunset boat trip on Thu Bon River

Sunset boat trip on Thu Bon River

Regardless of what you do first on your Danang – Hoian tour, grab a bánh mì and coffer for breakfast, weave through Hoi An's back streets and ride through country lanes, poke your head into some tailor-made clothes boutiques, or make a stop for a photo opportunity at the Japanese Bridge, you should make your way to Thu Bon River, where you can take part in another quintessential Hoian Ancient Town experience — a boat trip ride to get out onto the water. Why don’t you end your Hoian day tours with a chance to explore the impressive sunset sightseeing on the riverside countryside, these peaceful fishing villages as well as water coconut forest? What a nice memory for your beloved one!

If you are in the pride of Central Vietnamese people for fewer than 24 hours, planning an itinerary that allows for the most out of your trip in Hoian within one day can seem like a daunting task. Fortunately, we have got a locally designed itinerary designed to help you make the most of every minute of these two amazing destinations.

Hoian cooking class and what else can you find in Hoian?

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You may have heard of Hoian cooking class from several friends and not so sure what makes it a sensational thing when traveling to Hoian. This post below will tell you why!

Hoian is broadly regarded as one of the top culinary heavens all over Vietnam, with tons of worldwide-known cuisine such as Cao Lau, My Quang, Chicken Rice, Banh My and so on. Top things to do in Hoian reward you with a wide range of choices, for example a City tour around the Old Quarter with a deep insight into the history and stories behind the ancient temples and houses, or drowning in the pristine beach of An Bang just close-by the town, and one of which is for sure a short cooking class operated by the most trusted local chefs and tour operators.

Hoian nightfall

Nightfall in Hoian

From dozens of choices in Hoian officially run and organized by various big names in the travel industry such as hotel groups, F&B services, and travel agencies, you can easily pick the right one. Not only can you be guided through the typical dishes of the Central region, but given a chance to go shopping in a local market just like a real Hoian citizen, and yeah, enjoy the final achievements made just by you.

Most of the foreign friends of mine who have paid a visit to Hoian for at least once, signing up for a cooking class is something they always stayed proud to tell and share. By going for one, you will be introduced to plenty of choices and make the most suitable decision on your own. Afterward, driving on a little bike heading straight to a real wet market, picking the right ingredients accordingly and pretty much having a chance to chat with the locals around are the best interesting experience that you may find it hard to reject.

The healthiness of Hoian cuisine

The healthiness of Hoian cuisine

Depending on specific options taken, you are even taking part in a short journey along the poetic Thu Bon River, sneaking through a refined coconut forest on a small wooden boat, or indeed biking towards the town’s handicraft villages. A proper Hoian cooking class would equip you with aprons, a full germ-free set of kitchen tools and utterly guided through every single dish selected. Now you may find it pretty amazed by simple but sophisticated steps such as making the finest tasteful sauce, slicing and chopping fresh veggies or rinsing your rice papers the right amount of water and the list goes on.

Shopping in a local market

Shopping in a local market

And enjoy your work at the end of the tour in an elegant ambiance

And enjoy your work at the end of the tour in an elegant ambiance

Some say language and cuisine are the best reflections of a country, and that cannot be more accurate. Cooking is a great way to integrate and connect, that is why many of us easily get attracted to be shared with the hidden secrets in cooking. Having a cooking class in Hoian is just a part of a bigger exploration chain offered by various local tour operators. One of the greatest things when traveling to anywhere else on the planet Earth is to have a local companion helping and sharing in every step you take. And furthermore, their own stories even bring you a better look and experience towards the people and history of the sites you are seeing. And because of that, hitting up with a guide or a companion massively expands your network and helps you grow even better.

Here are what you can get when joining in any Hoian group tours:

  • Visiting Chua Cau, or Japanese Covered Bridge with a story behind about an ancient monster stirring up the country of Japan with volcanoes and earthquakes.
  • Getting history lessons throughout the Chinese temples and ancient houses, amazed by the unique architecture those ancestors left for their later generations. Tan Ky, Phung Hung, and Duc An are a few most famous ancient houses in the town.
  • Being ready to be surprised by the interesting history about one of the most well-known trading ports in the region of Southeast Asia and why it gradually lost its part when the French colonists stepped into the country.
  • Having a perfect Ao Dai tailored made in an authentic tailoring spot.
  • Going with the flow on the classical Thu Bon River.

The special type of transportation

The special type of transportation you have witnessed before

And these are not all you may know. A drift-away with your own group of friends, or families, when darkness falls in the center of town and taste the best local street food will incredibly fulfill your day!

Huế – Hoian – Danang | Plan a trip like a real local

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The combo of these three reputed destinations in the central part of the country has never been cooling down. Best places in Central Vietnam are widely recognized as Huế, Hoian, and Danang which are located right next to one another.

Each of them is equipped with a diversity of recreational type such as sightseeing, relaxation, history, cuisine and so on. However, some of you may have never set foot on Vietnam by far, and planning a perfect trip throughout these places alongside with fine time budget can be a real trouble. Our advised three-day excursion below may be the best itinerary you can have found beside a choice of signing for a good Central Vietnam group tour.

Day 1: Danang – Sơn Trà Peninsula – Asia Park

  • Morning: you can freely choose to catch a flight or train from Hanoi or Saigon to Danang. The best transportation depending can be flying as you are able to save a good amount of time for the rest of the trip. A morning flight at around 8 am is perfect.
  • Afternoon: After landing in Danang, find a good place for a short lunch. My suggestion would be rice paper with pork and Mỳ Quảng. Mậu Restaurant on Trưng Nữ Vương Street is a highlight you can consider if you are down for this iconic dish. Afterward, consider paying a visit to Sơn Trà Peninsula, which is always known as one of the most dazzling stars for many Group tours in Central Vietnam. Linh Ứng Pagoda, located on the top of the Peninsula, is where you can chase the perfect view towards the deep blue sea surrounding Danang city. End your afternoon with a swim at Mỹ Khê Beach.

Rice paper rolled with pork

Rice paper rolled with pork

A part of Sơn Trà Peninsula

A part of Sơn Trà Peninsula

  • Evening: Embark your first night here by admiring Danang in the sky. Visit Asia Park and purchase a ticket to get on the massive Sun Wheel, recorded to be one of the 10 highest Wheels in the whole wide World.

Sun Wheel – Danang’s Eye

Sun Wheel – Danang’s Eye

Day 2: Danang Museum – Marble Mountains – Hoian

  • Morning: After breakfast, start exploring the rest of the city’s attractions at Danang Museum, where artifacts reflecting the interesting daily life and history of the regional citizens are well displayed. The complex of Marble Mountains should not be missed in your “where to go in Danang” archive. The site is rewarded with the system of natural caves, alongside with poetic ancient pagodas and various marble stone carving villages located at the foot the mountains.

Marble Mountain

Marble Mountain

  • Afternoon: A farewell to Danang will launch your fabulous time in Hoian. This UNESCO recognized Old Quarter. Must-see destinations in Hoian include the symbolic Japanese Covered Bridge, ancient houses, Fujian Assembly Hall and a lot more.

Fujian Assembly Hall

Fujian Assembly Hall

  • Evening: A night food tour in Hoian is the best you can think of. Cao Lầu, Tofu with syrup, the best Bánh Mỳ in the World, etc., are what reward Hoian its deserved reputation.

Day 3: Bà Nà Hill – Khải Định Mausoleum – Huế

  • Morning: After breakfast, start traveling back to Danang for a wonderful morning time at Bà Nà Hill. You can freely spend the first half of the day at the site. This French styled amusement park brings you to all four seasons within just one day.
  • Afternoon: Kick start your afternoon journey by visiting the enormous Huế Citadel, an ancient capital of the last feudal dynasty in Vietnam. On the way from Danang to Huế, you would cross the massive Hải Vân Pass and stop by Lăng Cô fishing village for some stunning photographs. In addition, do not forget to add Khải Định Mausoleum, a gigantic building fused both Western and Oriental typical architecture.

Lăng Cô fishing village

Lăng Cô fishing village

Inside Khải Định Mausoleum

Inside Khải Định Mausoleum

  • Evening: pick a nice authentic Huế restaurant for a peaceful dinner. You can think of Huế delicacies such as Steamed rice cake, Tapioca starches with shrimp, Pancake or Huế beef noodles and the list goes on.

The finest way to fully explore the three destinations all at once with the best insight is through a help of local Central Vietnam group tours. Obviously, you can totally self-plan a trip across this Central area with a typical recommendation above. However, expanding your network by making a local friend in somewhere far-off like this S-shaped country will surely bring you a lot more fun.