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Hoi An

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At Asia Senses Travel we’re adventurers at heart. Our journeys are all about discovering new places and cultures while creating unforgettable memories through physical activity and breathtaking scenery.

Visit hoi an

Graceful, historic Hoi An is Vietnam’s most atmospheric and delightful town. Canary yellow houses draped in bougainvillea, rickety wooden shops aglow with red silk lanterns, rippling green fields of rice, baskets laden with silver fish: Hoi An is redolent of a bygone era, from the 1600s to the 1800s as a major trading outpost known as Faifo, to be exact. This intriguing place by way of example, is the only place in Vietnam that places restrictions on motorbike use, and the only place that forces local businesses, by law, to dangle lanterns from their facades; and by nightfall you’ll see them shining out from narrow alleys and the riverbank in their hundreds, the light reflecting in the waters of the Thu Bon River. Today, this cosmopolitan heritage is reflected in its mix of Vietnamese, Chinese, Japanese influences. Because of its rich blend of aesthetics, the entire old city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Stubbornly traditional and jam-packed with sights, the town of Hoi An features a mix of Vietnamese, Chinese, Japanese and European architecture, and its continued cultural pulse is part of the reason why Hoi An was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1999.
Khuong Nguyen
Vietnam Travel Specialist

Best Time to Visit Hoi An

Hoi An has two seasons. Dry season (March until September); and rainy season (October until February). The best and most pleasant time for a visit to Hoi An is from February to April. Temperatures soar between May and August, and you’ll learn the reason why the locals do work in the early morning and siesta in the midday.
Max Temperature(ºC)
Jan
24
Feb
26
Mar
27
Apr
30
May
32
Jun
34
Jul
33
Aug
33
Sep
31
Oct
28
Nov
26
Dec
24
Rainfall (mm)
Jan
96
Feb
39
Mar
30
Apr
31
May
54
Jun
91
Jul
74
Aug
115
Sep
326
Oct
529
Nov
385
Dec
212
Month
Daily Max Temperature
Monthly Rainfall

JAN
24ºC
96mm

FEB
26ºC
39mm

MAR
27ºC
30mm

APR
30ºC
31mm

MAY
32ºC
54mm

JUN
34ºC
91mm

JUL
33ºC
74mm

AUG
33ºC
115mm

SEP
31ºC
326mm

OCT
28ºC
529mm

NOV
26ºC
385mm

DEC
24ºC
212mm

Suggested Itineraries

Our itineraries will give you suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Hoi An, and they showcase routes we know work particularly well. Treat them as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists. Alternatively, if you would like to include a visit to Hoi An on a bespoke touring itinerary to Vietnam, do not hesitate to contact us.
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Vietnam Luxury Tour: Luxury Honeymoon in Vietnam

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Essential Vietnam Tour: Family Fun Filled Vacation in Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be - Hoi An - Hue - Halong Bay - Hanoi
Vietnam Family Holiday

Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be - Nha Trang - Hoi An - Halong Bay - Hanoi
Vietnam Cultural Tour

Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be - Hoi An - Halong Bay - Hanoi
Classic Vietnam Tour

Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be - Hoi An - Hue - Halong Bay - Hanoi

Ideas for Experiencing Hoi An

Our specialists seek out authentic ways to get to know the places that could feature in your trip. These activities reflect some of the experiences they've most enjoyed while visiting Hoi An, and which use the best local guides.
Bho Hoong and Co Tu Villages by Jeep
Use an open-air, fully-renovated American jeep to speed into the hinterland of Bho Hoong village. This journey winds over rural roads through spellbinding scenery to hill tribe villages and tea plantations. See dancing and enjoy a meal with the locals.
Hoi An Countryside Bicycle Tour
Hop on a bicycle and discover the peaceful pace of life and stunning scenery of Hoi An's surrounding countryside. Pedal through villages that still keep their old-world charm, see traditional crafts being made and meet with friendly locals. A scenic boat trip along the Thu Bon River caps off the adventure.