Da Nang, Hue and Hoi An City are famous destinations in the central Vietnam. These places have located along the coast with amazing landscapes, rich culture and great cuisine. 5 day tour designed uniquely by Vietnam Drive will give you great feelings and interesting local experience for your holidays in Vietnam.
Highlight of tour Danang Hoi An and Hue City
– Experience on cyclo ride 30 minutes
– Have dinner at the old house of famous research of Hue Culture
– Take dragon boat on the Perfume River
– Enjoy vegetarian lunch at the pagoda
– Visit old pagoda to learn about Buddhist culture in Vietnam
– Visit nice royal tomb of Minh Mang
– Go shopping at the local market
– Enjoy folk song at night on the river
– Ride bicycle around the countryside
– Learn how to use round boat
– Learn how to make silk fabric in Hoi An
Day 1: Da Nang to Hue
Our representative will pick you up from Da Nang airport to drive to Hue. Hue City was the old capital of Vietnam during the Nguyen Dynasty (1802 to 1945). You check in the hotel. Then, we will take a cyclo ride around 30 minutes to drive around the city and stop at the Citadel to explore Royal Palace and Royal Museum. We come back by car.
In the evening, we will have dinner at the house of famous research of Hue Culture – Phan Thuan An House. The house was the old place of the Princess of Ngoc Son. The garden is designed with Feng Shui culture; at the home, we can see some old artifacts during the Nguyen Dynasty as well.
You will stay at the hotel in Hue city.
Day 2: Hue City with Vegetarian Lunch at the Pagoda – Folk Song Show on the river
Hue City is the center of Buddhism of Vietnam. There are over 109 pagodas built in Hue and around. Many of them are very nice architecture and beautiful location. It is meaningful when we visit Hue attraction and learn more about Buddhist culture in Vietnam.
To start the day, we will take a dragon boat on the Perfume River to visit Thien Mu Pagoda. This pagoda is the oldest one in Hue City located at Ha Khe Hill facing the Perfume River.
Then, we drive to visit Minh Mang Royal Tomb. The tomb is in the peaceful countryside with nice garden and lake. At this one, we can discover the life of the second king Minh Mang (1820 to 1841).
Then, we drive back the city to visit Nam Giao. This place was used to worship the God of Heaven and the Earth. The kings of Nguyen dynasty often organized the celebration to wish good weather and peace for the life.
Next, we will go to a pagoda to enjoy vegetarian lunch.
In the afternoon, we come to the local market Dong Ba for exploring the business daily life of Hue people and go shopping.
You can enjoy the massage for your foot or your body. This is paid by yourselves.
At night, we take dragon boat to enjoy the folk song on the Perfume River. This performance is the chance for you to know about the folk song of Hue and enjoy the night on the Perfume River.
We spend overnight at the hotel in Hue City.
Day 3: Hue to Danang and Hoi An
Today, we will drive from Hue through Da Nang city to Hoi An. We will stop at nice sites on the road to enjoy the views and take pictures. We stop at Lang Co Bay – one of the thirty best bay in the world and Hai Van Pass – Sea Cloud Pass.
We will visit Linh Ung Pagoda at Son Tra Island in Da Nang. From the pagoda, tourists will enjoy the great view of the city and the beach. After that, we drive to the Marble Mountains to climb up Thuy Son Mount. The mountains have many caves and statues of Buddha.
The car will drive you to the restaurant for your lunch in Hoi An. After that, we will visit silk village to learn how to make the fabric of the local people. In this area, we can choose some products making of silk; you can make Ao Dai – Long traditional dress of Vietnam or order some suits or dresses.
Then, we discover Hoi An old town. This is great to take pictures and learn about the culture and lifestyle of Hoi An people. We visit old house Tan Ky, Japanese Bridge and a Chinese temple.
We check in the hotel. You have your own time to relax and explore Hoi An at night.
We stay overnight at the hotel in Hoi An.
Day 4: Hoi An bicycle tour and round boat tour
After breakfast, we will take bicycles around the countryside to the river. We will take a round boat which the local people use to catch fish in the sea and the river. This is amazing feelings of the local experience. You can learn how to row the round boat and go around the water coconut farm.
After that, we ride back the hotel and relax. You have your own time to go shopping.
We spend time at the hotel in Hoi An City.
Day 5: Hoi An to Da Nang Airport
We will transfer to Da Nang airport for your departure.
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