Fascinating town of Hoi An – central Vietnam


In general, Hoi An is a living museum that preserves old-town architecture and it was formerly a prominent Southeast Asian commercial port in the 16th and 17th centuries. At that time, lots of foreign traders came to Hoi An for trade and they built lots of Chinese temples, pagodas, wooden shop houses.. Japanese Bridge,  French-colonial houses, and old canals are just a few of the historic structures in Hoi An Old Town.

Hoi An today is so graceful on the side of Thu Bon river and this is a unique Old Town in Vietnam that is still well preserved. Many people say that Hoi An is a little Venice of Vietnam or the city of lanterns. In order to help you have a wonderful day trip Chan May port to Hoi An City, Premium Travel Vietnam organize Hoi An Day Trip From Chan May Port.


hoi an day trip from chan may port

Huyen Khong Cave at Marble Mountains Da Nang


In the morning we will come to meet you up at Chan May port and we will then take you to Hoi An ancient town. Our Hoi An Day Trip from Chan May port will begin.

Thus, we follow Highway of Vietnam and are going to pass by many villages, fish farms of Lang Co town. On the way, we also go by Da Nang city with all high rises and beautiful beaches making Da Nang a must see place for many visitors.

Da Nang is well known for its Buddist temples, Linh Ung Pagoda, Ba Na Hills and Cham Sculpture museum. At arriving at Marble Mountains, we then visit a marble carving factory (optional) before the lift takes us up to the summit of Water Mountain.

From here, we will wander around and visit 7- level pagoda, Linh Ung Temple, Beach watch tower and then keep going to sightseeing the most beautiful cave or former hospital of the local soldiers or people in the war. So, this cave is really fantastic will all little shrines inside and Buddist statues. Besides, in some sunny days, the sunlight that mixing up with incense making the cave so illusory. Upon finishing Huyen Khong cave, we will go down and the car and tour guide will take you to Hoi An.


Hoi An – a peaceful town in Vietnam

Hence, Hoi An was a trading seaport of Vietnam in the old days, especially in the 16th and 17th century with many foreign traders who came and did commerce with the local people. Today, Hoi An has strong Chinese and Japanese influences with all houses, temples, pagodas ect.

Upon reaching Hoi An, Hoi An Day Trip from Chan May port will continue to visit this lovely charming city and sightseeing a Chinese Assembly Hall. So, the temple built by Chinese community for them to come and pray to their ancestors. It also played a communal house and meeting place to share all experience of their trading job in the old times. Today, it attracts lots of visitors who come and make their best wishes.

Next, we move onto an ancient house in Hoi An. Thus, the house used to be the trading shop and nowadays it is a private house with 3 typical Oriental architectures: Chinese, Vietnamese, Japanese. Accordingly, the house in Hoi An is divided with 3 separate apartments: the rear for collecting the goods, the middle as open courtyard and the front for sale. Today, the whole family is still living here and you can talk to owner to know more about their daily life.

Furthermore, we are heading to Hoi An’s symbol – Japanese Bridge. So, the bridge built by the Japanese with a hope that they could survive from floodings in the old times. The bridge has featured Japanese architecture and has been restored many times by carpenters. On both sides of the bridge are statues of dogs and monkeys and to the side of it is a pagoda dedicated to Bac De Tran Vo God (god of water). You can get closer and the guide will tell you more of history of the famous bridge in Hoi An.


Japanese Covered Bridge


Upon finishing Hoi An city tour, you can some free time exploring Hoi An on your own or taste some of Hoi An’s specialties such as Cao Lao, My Quang, Wonton, White Rose dimsum ect in a local restaurant.

Lastly, the guide will come at meeting point and transfer you back to the port. Then our Hoi An Day Tour From Chan May Port will come to an end here.



“Cao Lau” – Hoi An’s specialty


Being with us in this Hoi An Day Trip From Chan May Port, Premium Travel Vietnam will take you to explore one of the most beautiful cities in Vietnam: Hoi An. Thus, you have a chance to know about Hoi An’s rich culture, knowing special architectures of old buildings in Hoi An. Besides, you also find out the daily life of Hoi An people and try some of Hoi An’s finest food.

Furthermore, we also take you to sightseeing Marble Mountains in Da Nang city – a Buddist place and well known for sanctuaries, temples, caves dating back thousand years ago.

Therefore, this Hoi An Day Tour from Chan May port is definitely worth – doing trip for those who travel by cruise to Vietnam.



Chan May port cruise ship


Please contact us at or via Whatsapp at 0084979613777 (Mr. Viet) for more assistance and details about Hoi An Day Trip from Chan May port. Premium Travel Vietnam organize Private tour, Small group tour for anyone who wishes to have Cruise Excursion from seaport. And we are honored to serve you, always at your service 24/7.

Tour inclusion Tour exclusion
– 4 – seat private car with air conditioning

– Experienced driver

– English speaking guide

– Entrance ticket

– Cold water and wet tissue

– Lunch


– Travel insurance

– Other expenses

– Soft drinks and beverages

– Tips and gratuities

Things to bring Travel tip

-Fully charged camera; Sun cream; Climbing shoes; Caps/hats; Sun glasses; Insect spray; Shoulder covers


In months of October, November, December, January, February; it normally rains in Hoi An, let’s bring rain coats with you. For the rest of the year, it is usually hot and humid.



  • Tour departs from Chan May port in Hue or Tien Sa port in Da Nang and is conducted in good weather. We will not organize the tour in case of bad weather.

Children policy

  • FOC for children under 5 years old
  • 50% charge for children from 6 to 12 years old
  • Full charge as adults for children over 12 years old



Cruise ship landing at the port


So, if you come to Hoi An or Da Nang and would like to find a professional travel agent with best services for Hoi An Vietnam Shore Excursion, do not hesitate to contact us:

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